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The winter Energy Assistance Program (EAP) is a government program that runs from November through May. You must meet income guidelines to qualify. The Summer Cool program runs from June through August if funds are available.
The federally funded Energy Assistance Program (EAP) will again be available this year to assist lower-income customers with their winter heating bills.
Eligibility is based upon household income.
Get started by scheduling an appointment with your local EAP provider:
Please bring the following items to your appointment:
The Winter Assistance Fund runs from January 13, 2020 to April 30, 2020 for Marion County residents. You must meet income guidelines to qualify. The Winter Assistance Fund helps those who cannot afford heat and electricity, but do not qualify for the government's Energy Assistance Program.
Eligibility is based upon household income:
Call Marion County Connect2Help at 317.926.HELP (4357) to find the closest application site. View the list of Winter Assistance Fund sites
For possible assistance, call the Community Center in your neighborhood, your Township Trustee office, or Connect2Help at 317.926. HELP (4357). View the list of Community Centers and Township Trustees
IPL has partnered with Dollar Energy Fund, a 501(c)3 nonprofit to administer program funds. Dollar Energy Fund works with local partner agencies to accept grant applications.