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Solutions That Empower People, Inc. (STEP)

200 Dent Street
Rocky Mount, VA 24151

(540) 483-5142

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Who We Are

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides low-income residents with home inspections and evaluations. Based upon the evaluation, homes may qualify for a variety of ways to save energy and increase efficiencies, such as insulation, roof replacement, weather stripping, window/door sealing, and repair/replacement of the current heating systems. There is a waiting list for assistance.

STEP refers clients to the Department of Social Services (DSS) for assistance with a crisis heating or cooling problem.

STEP is a private, nonprofit Community Action Agency that operates about 20 programs designed to assist low-income persons in Franklin County and Patrick County, Virginia break the cycle of poverty.

Who We Serve

Languages Spoken
Service Area(s)
Franklin County
Patrick County

Cost & Payment Methods

Fee Structure
No Fee

Age Requirements
18 and over
Other Eligibility Criteria
Income restrictions apply. Assistance is available for income eligible homeowners or renters.

Available 24/7

Intake Process
Call the office. Complete an applicatioan. Proof of income and social security #numbers for all residents.
Intake Contact
Steve Hall
Intake Contact Email
Intake Contact Telephone
(540) 483-5142 x3034