The Weatherization program is free for those who qualify in any of the following counties: Baxter,  Boone, Clay, Fulton, Independence, Izard, Lawrence, Marion, Newton, Randolph, Searcy, Sharp,  Stone, and Van Buren.

To apply please contact BRAD’s Program Director Johnie Dean at 870- 202-1347 or Lesleigh Whitlock at 870-202-1365  The website is

Families who receive weatherization services may see their annual energy bills reduced by an average of $200 to $300 annually for up to 30 years, maybe more.