Improving Home Energy Efficiency
The Weatherization Assistance Program is a nationwide effort to assist homeowners & tenants in improving the energy efficiency of their homes. GBCA is the provider of this service in Bergen County.
Qualified crews of technicians repair and replace faulty windows and doors, install high-efficiency insulation and, if necessary, repair or even replace boilers, furnaces or water heaters. Replacement of air filters to improve circulation and the quality of air in the home.
WHO WE SERVE
Bergen County residents
Households below 200% of Federal Poverty Level.
Veterans receiving cash benefits for 100% disability.
Recipients of Food Stamp and TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families).
WHAT TO EXPECT
After completing the application packet completely, the applicant’s eligibility is determined. Once eligibility is established you will receive a call to schedule an appointment with a weatherization technician who will perform an inspection of your premises and determine the scope of work necessary to fully weatherize.
HOW TO APPLY
Call 973-910-2500 for more information.
Download an application packet HERE.
A complete list of the documentation that is required is included in the application packet.
Proof of income for all family members 18 and over
Tax return for all family members
Social security cards for all in household
Proof of ownership of home, or landlord verification/approval form
Greater Bergen Weatherization Assistance Program
61 Voorhis Lane
Hackensack, NJ 07601
201-488-5100, press 6
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