Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)
A weatherized home is a healthy home…and one that can save you money!
Through our Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP), licensed contractors evaluate your home safety and health and provide eligible homes with improved insulation, air sealing, and other preventative measures at no cost.
In combination with our Fuel Assistance, Appliance Management, and Heater Repair programs, you can have peace of mind when it comes to your home and wallet. All programs and more are open to you if you’re eligible for Fuel Assistance.
Eligibility: Fuel assistance recipients or those that receive the residential assistance rate on their utility.
Service Area: The program operates in the Greater Fall River, Greater Taunton, Greater New Bedford areas. We also offer services to eligible clients in the following communities: Acushnet, Mattapoisett, Marion, Rochester, Dartmouth, Fairhaven and New Bedford.
Documentation Needed: A Property Owner Agreement must be signed.
Application Process: Call 508-675-2157 Ext 232 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Criteria for Selection: Priority is given to households with high energy usage, elderly, handicapped, Native Americans, or children under 7.
Fall River Office
Director: Madeleine Cormier
Address: 427 Robeson Street Fall River, MA 02720
Telephone: (508) 675-2157 Ext. 287
Fax: (508) 324-7522
Mon. – Fri. 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.