CAAWC Energy Assistance Program

Energy Season is Here!

CAAWC’s Energy Assistance Program helps individuals and families pay their home heating bills.

2019-2020 Energy Assistance Income Guidelines

Household of 1: $36,171.00
Household of 2: $47,300.00
Household of 3: $58,430.00
Household of 4: $69,559.00

Energy Assistance 2019-2020 Season

August 1, 2019 – Early intake applications begin to be accepted.
October 1, 2019 – Start of energy season.
November 13, 2019 – First day for fuel deliveries that can be paid by the program.
March 16, 2020 – The last day that a household can apply to establish its eligibility for benefits unless the household is utility heated and has a shut-off notice for its primary source of heat.
May 15, 2020 – Last day that a utility heated household with a shut-off notice for its primary heat can apply to establish its eligibility for benefits.
May 29, 2020 – Last day to submit deliverable fuel bills.

To find out more about the program and/or schedule an appointment call:
(203) 744-4700 in the Greater Danbury Area
(203) 357-0720 in the Greater Stamford Area

If you are in need of assistance for your primary heating source such as:

Electric, Natural Gas, Oil, Propane, Kerosene, Wood, and Wood Pellets CAAWC will be taking applications until June 1, 2020, below is the link where you can find the application and submit it with the backup documents for processing.

https://portal.ct.gov/DSS/Economic-Security/Winter-Heating-Assistance/Energy-Assistance—Winter-Heating/Apply