Keep The Heat


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Energy Assistance Program

Maximum contribution $500 per energy bill per calendar year ($600 if all hydro)


Goals & Objectives

  • Provide financial assistance to eligible low-income households in Windsor & Essex County who are unable to pay their energy bill(s);


Eligibility Criterion

  • All low income households will be considered;
  • The utility bill must be in the applicant's name and must match the address of the applicant;
  • The applicant must be in threat of disconnection.

(Net) Income Eligibility Chart by Family Size

If you are in need of assistance and meet the eligibility requirements listed above, contact a "KEEP THE HEAT" Service Site near you: