Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP), a federally-funded program
The Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is the first-ever federal water program developed to help low-income households access and maintain water and wastewater services through bill payment assistance. Funds are provided to participating service providers via state, tribal, and territorial programs. To receive assistance, you must contact your local social services agency. Below are the qualifications for the federal LIHWAP program.
- Must be subject to disconnection for water and/or wastewater
- Must meet agency eligibility requirements
- Proof of signed Water Service Agreement in place with South Carolina Water Utilities
LIHWAP & South Carolina Water Utilities Partnered Programs
If you are an South Carolina Water Utilities customer, contact one of the local offices below. Our Customer Care does not enroll you in this program.
Wateree Community Action, Inc.
201 Columbia Mall Blvd Ste 91 Columbia, SC 29223
Phone Number: (803) 807-9811
Main Office: 205-755-1204