Here are some resources that may be helpful if you are an individual who needs help paying utilities. The resources are available through state and public housing authorities.
Description: $685 million in additional funds for public housing agencies to maintain normal operations and maintain the health and safety of assisted individuals and families.
Eligibility: Public/Indian Housing Authorities
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2020
Description: Additional funds for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. LIHEAP assists low-income households with their heating and cooling energy costs, bill payment assistance, energy crisis assistance, weatherization and energy-related home repairs.
Eligibility: State, Territory, Tribe
Closing Date: None Listed
Description: On October 19, 2020, Governor Andy Beshear signed an executive order designating $15 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds for the Healthy at Home Utility Relief Fund. Community Action Agencies across Kentucky are now accepting applications. The Fund can cover up to $500 for past-due water or wastewater bills. Click the link to contact Audobon Area Community Services for assistance.
Eligibility: Households with income up to 200% of the Federal Poverty Level that have suffered financially due to COVID-19.
Closing Date: December 11, 2020