Welcome to the LIHEAP Performance Management Website!

This federal website provides resources, tools, and a dynamic Data Warehouse to help local program administrators, policymakers, and the public access performance management information and performance measurement data for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

LIHEAP Virtual Library

The LIHEAP Virtual Library

  • Access Reports to Congress and 1-Page Grantee Profiles

    The Reports to Congress page includes the most recent published annual LIHEAP Reports to Congress and 1-page Grantee Profiles that provide a snapshot of each Grantee's LIHEAP program using 2014 Report to Congress Data.

    The Report to Congress provides detailed national and state-level information on LIHEAP each year. This includes:

    • Fiscal Data
    • Home Energy Data
    • Household Data
    • Program Implementation Data
    • Data Collection Activities
    • Performance Measurement
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  • Get Reports and Analyze Data

    The LIHEAP Data Warehouse contains data reported by grantees and developed by the Office of Community Services (OCS) since 2001. The Data Warehouse has four different options for accessing data:
    • The Grantee Profiles tool allows you to access 1-page profiles for each LIHEAP state grantee, compiled using annual LIHEAP data.
    • The Guided Search tool provides you with step-by-step guidance in accessing LIHEAP data and creating data reports, tables, and graphs. This tool contains information on national, regional, and state level LIHEAP program statistics.
    • The Advanced Data & Analytics tool allows you to develop and download more complex tables and graphics using LIHEAP program data reported by grantees and other data on low-income households made available by OCS.
    • The Reports by Data Source tool allows you to create standard tables and charts by selecting a specific data source, including reports submitted by LIHEAP Grantees and data made available by OCS.
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  • Resources for LIHEAP Grantees

    LIHEAP Grantees can find information and resources on how to implement effective LIHEAP Performance Management Systems in the Grantee Resources page.
    • PMIWG Communications To Grantees
      In this section, grantees can find links to: newsletters, special topic briefs and notices of teleconferences that are hosted by the PMIWG Communications Committee.
    • Information For Grantees
      This section of the website includes links to the Performance Management Webinars, the Performance Management presentations at the National and Regional Training meetings and NEADA and NEUAC presentations.
    • Tools For Grantees
      Look here for forms and instructions, process manuals and best practices.
    • Requirements
      Learn what information each grantee is required to submit to OCS and when that requirement will be implemented.
    • LIHEAP Performance Management FAQ
      Find answers to common questions that grantees may have regarding the collection and reporting of Performance Measures data.
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  • What's New?

    What's New in October 2019
    • New Data Release: OCS has published preliminary FFY 2018 state LIHEAP data. These preliminary data are now available to all grantees and the public via the LIHEAP Data Warehouse, available here.
    • New FFY 2018 Grantee Profiles Now Available: One-page snapshots of state LIHEAP programs using preliminary FFY 2018 data are now available to all grantees and the public via the LIHEAP Data Warehouse, available here.
    • New FFY 2018 Performance Measures State Snapshots and Executive Summaries: Grantees can now access FFY 2018 Performance Measures State Snapshots and Executive Summaries on the Performance Measures page.
    • The Performance Management Implementation Work Group (PMIWG) is developing and testing new Data Reliability Guides and Data Reliability Assessment Tools to assist grantees with reviewing and assessing the reliability of their data.
    What's New in September 2019
    • APPRISE conducted a training webinar to assist grantees with Performance Management:
      • September 19, 2019 - LIHEAP Performance Data Quality: Verifying the Reliability of Your Data. This webinar provided an overview of how state grantees can assess the quality of their LIHEAP performance data. It discusses the importance of evaluating data, demonstrated a new Data Reliability Guide and Assessment tool developed by the Performance Management Implementation Work Group (PMIWG), and furnished examples of how these resources can result in improvements in data quality. A recording of the webinar is available here.
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