Are you having difficulty affording safe utility service? There are a number of programs that may be available to help. Depending on where you live, how many people are in your household and how much money you make, you may be eligible for assistance. Contact your utility company for additional information on the specific programs they have available.
Neighbor to Neighbor Program
Appalachian Power and Dollar Energy Fund have teamed up to offer assistance to our neighbors in need. The Neighbor to Neighbor Program assists low-income Appalachian Power customers who have difficulty paying their electric bill. Eligible customers will receive a utility assistance grant applied directly to their Appalachian Power bill.
Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
The LIHEAP Program is a federally funded program designed to provide assistance to low-income Tennessee households with their heating and cooling bills.
Dollar Energy Fund understands that utility problems often stem from other household issues and we have built a network of more than 180 community based organizations that can assist you with a number of other issues you may be experiencing. Use our Agency Finder to connect with an organization in your area.