Provides utility assistance for those that qualify.
Who is eligible for assistance?
Participants must be 62 years of age or older AND meet income eligibility requirements* OR certified disabled AND meet income eligibility requirements*.
* Income eligibility requirements as specified by either the Alabama Dept. of Human Resources or the Alabama Dept. of Economic & Community Affairs.
Assistance begins in January each year and continues until all funds are depleted which is typically the end of March. We will begin to make appointments the first week of January. Please call the office Monday – Friday at 256-536-5576 or stop by to make an appointment.
You will need to bring:
- current utility bill
- proof of your Social Security income (print out from Social Security, or a bank statement, or copy of your check)
- any other income in the household
- ID of all in the home