Low income and senior assistance programs

For eligible customers, there are three assistance programs available. Each program provides a monthly bill credit, has limited availability and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

The three programs available are:

  • Income-Qualified Assistance
  • Residential Income Assistance
  • Senior Assistance


Income-Qualified Assistance and Residential Income Assistance

To be eligible for either of these programs, you must have received one of the following in the past 12 months:

  • Home Heating Credit energy draft
  • State Emergency Relief
  • Assistance from Michigan Energy Assistance Program (MEAP)
  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
  • Medicaid

Senior Assistance Program

To be eligible for this program, the customer of record or head of household must be 65 years of age or older.

Complete this form to verify your eligibility for either of these programs. Call us at 800-401-6402 for additional assistance.