Utility Assistance Programs Available


Yamhill Community Action Partnership Energy and Water Assistance


Yamhill Community Action Partnership (YCAP) has programs available to help Yamhill County residents meet their energy and utility needs.  More information is available here: http://yamhillcap.org/energy  YCAP has many other programs to help families and individuals meet their needs, for more information please see their website, http://yamhillcap.org/ or call 503-472-0457 or 1-855-216-5289 (Toll Free).  For the Hearing Impaired, Oregon Relay 711.


Low Income Utility Assistance Program

The City of Lafayette has partnered with the Housing Authority of Yamhill County (HAYC) to enact a Low Income Utility Assistance Program.  Lafayette residential water customers who meet income criteria and have an account in good standing are eligible to apply for $7.50 off their water portion of their monthly bill, which equates to $90 per year.  Beginning September 1st, customers can apply for the discount by turning in a completed application to HAYC at the following locations:

Abbey Heights Apartments
219 12th Street
Lafayette, OR 97127

Housing Authority of Yamhill County
135 NE Dunn Place
McMinnville, OR 97128

The program guidelines and application are available below.