Additional Programs: Please click HERE for all energy / fuel related programs in CT.
CT Energy Assistance Programs:
The State of CT helps households pay for primary heating bills. To be eligible, household income could be up to 200% of the federal poverty income guidelines. Please click on the Energy Assistance Benefits & Documents Needed for Energy Assistance links below.
If you are a 1st - time applicant & heating with OIL or PROPANE, please call our office after October 1st, 2012 @ (860) 409-4346 to see if you qualify & to schedule an appointment. For those who heat with ELECTRIC or GAS, please call after November 1, 2012 to receive information and to schedule an appointment.
***The Community Renewal Team (CRT) will be visiting Avon on Wednesday, October 31st for an Energy Blitz at the Avon Senior Center. If interested to sign up for CRT via the Blitz, please click on this link for information click here ***
Operation Fuel provides one-time assistance with heating bills for those that do not qualify for government programs. More information is usually available by November each year through Gifts of Love at (860) 676-2323.
Citizen's Energy (Joe-4-Oil):
Customer Service has advised the Program has a very high call volume, but encourage people in need to contact 1-877-563-4645 for more information.
Renters' Rebate Program: If you are 65 or older or totally disabled and your annual income is below $40,900, you are eligible for a rebate from the State of Connecticut. The filing period is April 1 - October 1, 2013. For more information and/or an appointment, please call the Assessor's Office at 860-409-4335.
Please open the attached document for documents needed to accompany the Renters' Rebate application: