Community action organizations, Catholic Charities and the American Red Cross are three organizations that help with emergency utility assistance. Financial assistance is usually available for individuals in a crisis as ... More » Government & Politics Social Services

Emergency assistance is a state program that helps families with children who are facing a housing or utility crisis that lack resources to resolve the crisis. Although limited to 12 months, extensions for emergency assi... More » Technology Mobile

Households who need help paying utility bills can typically get assistance through a variety of community and government programs, including the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, the Salvation Army, utility prov... More » World View Social Sciences
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