Help for Utility Bills

There are various financial assistance programs for residents who are in danger of utility shut offs for non-payment.  There are additional shut off protection assistance programs for residents who apply by June 14. 

The following links are a toolbox provided by the New Jersey State League of Municipalities. 

·  American Rescue Plan-Utility Relief Program (ARP-Utility Relief)

·  Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)

·  Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

·  Universal Service Fund and Fresh Start (USF)

·  Payment Assistance for Gas and Electric (PAGE)

·  The Utility Customer’s Bill of Rights

·  2-1-1 as a 24/7 referral source for utility assistance