Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County (CAPSBC) is offering eligible San Bernardino County households assistance with their water and/or wastewater bills. Applications must be submitted by Dec. 15, 2023.

The Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is a federally-funded program offering eligible households a one-time payment, up to $15,000, to pay for current or past-due water/wastewater bills accrued over any timeframe with required documents.

Some qualifications for LIHWAP include:

  • Total household gross income at or below 60 percent of the state median income (Visit LIHWAP | Water Assistance ( for income guidelines), or a household member is a current recipient of CalFresh or California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs).
  • You receive service from a participating community water system or wastewater treatment provider. Visit for a list of participating providers.

To learn more about LIHWAP or to start an application, call (909) 723-1526, email CAPSBC at, visit, or scan the QR code.

Additional County Update News – August 25, 2023