Low Income Household Water Assistance Program

LIHWAP is ending. The last day to submit a LIHWAP application online or by paper application to your local OHEP office is March 1, 2024.

The Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is a new program providing benefits for water and wastewater costs for low-income households experiencing hardship with their water bills. LIHWAP will assist Maryland families who are behind on their drinking water and wastewater bills focusing on arrearage accounts that are 30 days or more past due.

(Approved by U.S. Department of Health & Human Service Administration for Children and Families)

Apply for Low Income Household Water Assistance Program Online

Download LIHWAP Paper Application

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Water Assistance Application Form

LIHWAP Frequently Asked Questions

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Download LIHWAP Flyer

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Water Assistance Application Form