Energy Assistance provides financial support to individuals and families. Eligible participants will receive payment for current and delinquent electric bills. For additional information on eligibility and qualifications, click here.  Click here for the downloadable application and forms.  Click here to apply online.

Income Eligibility Limits

Effective July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019

(Based on 175% of the Federal Poverty Level)

Household Size
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
1
$1,770
$21,245
2
$2,400
$28,805
3
$3,030
$36,365
4
$3,660
$43,925
5
$4,290
$51,485
6
$4,920
$59,045
7
$5,550
$66,605
8
$6,180
74,165
For each additional person, add
$630
$7,560
Household Size
1
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$1,770
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$21,245
Household Size
2
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$2,400
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$28,805
Household Size
3
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$3,030
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$36,365
Household Size
4
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$3,660
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$43,925
Household Size
5
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$4,290
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$51,485
Household Size
6
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$4,920
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$59,045
Household Size
7
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$5,550
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$66,605
Household Size
8
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$6,180
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
74,165
Household Size
For each additional person, add
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$630
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$7,560

(source: DHR Office of Home Energy Programs)

For additional information on our Energy Assistance Program, contact Keith White at kwhite@shoreup.org, or call 410-749-1142 x303.