The program was founded in 1974 as a “Cold Line” for those who could not afford their heating – TVCCA helped 164 people pay for heat that year. By 1977, TVCCA Energy Assistance had an annual budget of $3,000. In 2015, TVCCA Energy Assistance paid nearly $6 Million in Energy Benefits to a client base of over 9,400 individuals.
For complete details go to: https://portal.ct.gov/dss/Economic-Security/Winter-Heating-Assistance/Energy-Assistance—Winter-Heating
If you need help, call TVCCA today at 860-425-6681.