If you are struggling to pay your energy bills don’t be afraid to seek assistance! The Maryland Office of Home Energy Programs (OHEP) offers a variety of assistance programs to help you get back on your feet. You can also apply for assistance through the Fuel Fund of Maryland if you still have difficulty paying your bill.

Office of Home Energy Programs

Electric Universal Service Program (EUSP): Helps eligible customers with electric bills. For more information visit OHEP’s web page or call at 1-800-352-1446.

Maryland Energy Assistance Program (MEAP): Winter can be an extra difficult time of year due to rising heating costs. This grant helps eligible customers with heating bills. For more information visit OHEP’s web page or call at 1-800-352-1446.

Utility Service Protection Program (USPP): Protects MEAP eligible households from utility cut offs provided they are registered for budget billing. Visit OHEP’s web page or call at 1-800-352-1446 for more information.

Fuel Fund of Maryland Bill Assistance

Have you applied for OHEP programs but need additional assistance? You are responsible for paying for your utility bill, but the Fuel Fund of Maryland may be able to help. Visit Fuel Fund website for more information on eligibility requirements and how to apply.