What Is The Energy Assistance Program?
The Energy Assistance Program provides financial assistance to low-income households to maintain services during the winter heating season. Income eligible families are provided a one-time benefit to their heating and electric companies to offset the high cost of utility bills.
Community & Family Services, Inc. provides the Energy Assistance Program to our six surrounding counties:
Adams, Blackford, Huntington, Jay, Randolph and Wells Counties.
How Do I Apply?
Completed application and all required documents are to be mailed in to the following address:
Community & Family Services, Inc.
PO Box 1087
521 S Wayne St.
Portland, IN 47371
You will need to provide the following documentation when submitting your application:
What Are The Income Limit Requirements?
Energy Assistance Program Income Guidelines
Persons in Family/Household
What Should I Do If I Am About To Be Disconnected?
If you are in disconnect, please do not mail your application. A mail-in application may take too long to process to prevent being disconnected. Please call and make an appointment OR call 2-1-1.
Where Do I Find This Program In Other Counties?
If you live outside of our six counties, please click here for further guidance on where you need to go to receive Energy Assistance.