The Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program helps eligible seniors pay their home energy bill, if there is a crisis. This federally funded program pays up to $600. If qualified, you may receive one benefit per season per household.
To qualify for EHEAP:
- To receive help, you must be age 60 or older
- Meet income requirements
- The utility company must have either issued a past due bill, or have sent a letter saying it plans to cut off service
Senior Resource Alliance (SRA) works only with community caseworkers, and your information is kept confidential.
If you are in Brevard County contact: Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation 321-253-4430
If you are in Orange or Osceola County contact: Osceola Council on Aging 407-846-8532
If you are in Seminole County contact: Meals on Wheels, Etc. 407-333-8877
If you are in any other Florida County, call the Statewide Elder Helpline at 1-800-96-elder(3-5337)