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, 2020, to June 30, 2021

(Based on 175% of the Federal Poverty Level)

Household Size
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
1
$1,861
$22,332
2
$2,515
$30,180
3
$3,168
$38,016
4
$3,821
$45,852
5
$4,475
$53,700
6
$5,128
$61,536
7
$5,781
$69,372
8
$6,435
$77,220
For each additional person, add
$654
$7,848
Household Size
1
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$1,861
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$22,332
Household Size
2
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$2,515
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$30,180
Household Size
3
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$3,168
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$38,016
Household Size
4
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$3,821
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$45,852
Household Size
5
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$4,475
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$53,700
Household Size
6
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$5,128
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$61,536
Household Size
7
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$5,781
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$69,372
Household Size
8
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$6,435
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$77,220
Household Size
For each additional person, add
Maximum Gross Monthly Income Standards
$654
Maximum Gross Yearly Income Standards
$7,848

(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.