Energy assistance funding available

Applications for the 2018 – 2019 Energy Assistance Program are being taken by Northwest Community Action. To apply call Northwest Community Action at 1-800-568-5329 and request an application or visit our website at
Northwest Community Action serves households located in Kittson, Lake of the Woods, East Marshall, and Roseau counties. Home visits available for homebound applicants, upon request.  Households requesting assistance in completing the application are encouraged to phone our office to set up an appointment.
Energy Assistance eligibility is based upon household income and household size. Both homeowners and renters may be eligible.  Households who live in subsidized housing but pay either heat or electric costs may also qualify.
Income Guidelines for
3-Month Period
Household        Maximum
Size                       Income
1                              $6,495
2                             $8,494
3                           $10,493
4                           $12,492
5                           $14,490
6                            $16,489
Households may apply once during our program year of Oct. 1, 2018 – May 31, 2019.
This program is funded by the Minnesota Dept. of Commerce and U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services.

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