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Western Maine Community Action Fuel/Energy Assistance Program

Address:  PO Box 200
East Wilton, ME 04234
Location:  20 Church St.
Wilton, ME 04294
Phone:  (207) 645-3764
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-645-9396
E-mail:  [email protected]
Website: Website
Clients:  Fuel Assistance participants.
Services:  The Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), also known as Fuel Assistance, provides direct payments to fuel vendors on behalf of income eligible households for electricity, oil, kerosene, LP gas, coal, wood and wood pellets. Renters may apply for LIHEAP even if their heat is included in their rent. Households may choose their dealer. Applications are accepted August 1 though April 30 each year.

If the household is eligible for LIHEAP, they will also be eligible for Emergency Fuel Assistance (ECIP), Weatherization,Central Heating Improvement Program (CHIP), Telephone Lifeline Program (TLP), and possibly the CMP Electric Lifeline Program (ELP) as well.

Emergency Fuel Assistance
Energy Crises Intervention Program (ECIP) provides emergency financial assistance for income eligible households for an emergency fuel delivery, an electric disconnect or minor emergency heating system repair. Assistance is available between November and March 31st each year.

Fees: None.

Healthy Community Coalition

Founded in 1989, Healthy Community Coalition (HCC) is an affiliate of the Franklin Community Health Network with a mission of promoting health and well-being in Franklin County and neighboring towns, including Livermore Falls.