The Weatherization Works Program seeks to improve the energy efficiency of low-income households, by insulating, repairing or installing energy efficient heating systems. Repairing or replacing doors and windows and various other energy saving improvement can do this. This program serves low-income homes of the elderly, the disabled, and families with young children.
The Weatherization program can help to lower home energy cost by up to 20% per year. This can mean hundreds of dollars in savings to the household each year. Each year this program helps approximately 2000 low-income families in Kentucky. Priorities are given to elderly and disabled persons households.