The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides help for people struggling to pay heating costs. Apply for LIHEAP assistance by completing an application.

Questions about LIHEAP? Call OACAC at 417-581-7631.


The City of Nixa participates in the statewide LIHEAP program through which low-income households can subsidize their electric bills.

This program is administered locally through OACAC. Nixa Utilities customers may apply for assistance at or by calling 417-864-3460.


Are you struggling to pay your Nixa Utilities bill? Are you renting a home or apartment? Have you been impacted by the pandemic and its economic fallout?

If you answered “yes” to all three questions, you may qualify for assistance in paying rent and utility bills which is being offered by the state of Missouri through the State Assistance for Housing Relief (SAFHR) program.

Apply for assistance by visiting the SAFHR Program website.