In challenging economic times, some Georgians may need assistance in paying their natural gas bills.
Call United Way for a referral to assistance programs by dialing 211 from anywhere within the state.
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps eligible customers pay for their heating service through grants that do not need to be repaid. Even if you qualified for LIHEAP last year, you still must reapply. Call 404.657.3426 or 877.423.4746 (option 5)
If you or someone you know is having trouble paying bills, reach out to ClearPoint, a national, nonprofit credit counseling agency at 800.251.2227 (866.559.8198 for Spanish) or visit ClearPoint’s website, clearpoint.org. (Usted puede visitar la versión del español Idioma del sitio haciendo clic aquí.)
Senior Citizens Discount Program
Customers 65 years of age or older and who have a total annual combined household income of $24,980 or less are eligible for up to a $14 monthly discount on their base charge. Natural gas service must be in the customer's name to be eligible. If you qualify, please complete the mail-in application (English & Español).
Regulated Provider: SCANA Energy
The SCANA Energy Regulated Division provides service to low-income households who have been unable to obtain or maintain service from another marketer. Qualifying consumers can purchase their natural gas at a rate regulated by the Georgia Public Service Commission. Learn More>>
Other Local Assistance
HopeWorks (for seniors 65 or older)
404.872.0167 (option 1)
Project Share of the Salvation Army
St. Vincent DePaul Society
Donate to Energy Assistance
Heating Energy Assistance Team (H.E.A.T.) - 678.406.0212.
Project SHARE Administered by The Salvation Army - 800.257.4273