Listen’s Heating Helpers can help pay for fuel or prevent electric service disconnections. Listen Community Services, a local Upper Valley nonprofit, helps families avoid running out of heating fuel or having their electricity turned off by sending a lump sum payment right to your fuel or utility provider.
Who Should Apply:
Anyone could be eligible! as long as you live in Listen’s service area (see the image below) and you’re having trouble paying your energy bill, you could get a grant from Listen that does not need to be paid back. Listen looks at every case individually so even if you think you might not be eligible, apply anyway! You can apply for Heating Helpers every 12 months.
Barnard, Bethel, Fairlee, Hartford, Hartland, Norwich, Pomfret, Post Mills, Quechee, Royalton, Sharon, Strafford, Thetford, White River Junction, Wilder, Woodstock
Canaan, Dorchester, Enfield, Grafton, Grantham, Hanover/Etna, Lebanon/West Lebanon, Lyme, Meriden/Plainfield, Orange, Orford, Springfield
How to Apply:
To apply for the Heating Helpers program, you need to make an appointment with Listen. Taking applications through appointments only helps Listen gauge each client’s situation and exactly what they need individually and personally. You can do that by filling out Listen’s Contact form at the button below. Or you can call Listen at 603-448-4553.
Listen’s Heating Helpers is able to help folks in the Upper Valley through donations made by friends, neighbors, and other residents. Maybe you or someone you know has received help from Listen. If you would like to donate, the button below will take you to Listen’s Donations page:
Other Programs You Might Qualify for:
If Listen Heating Helpers seems like a good option for you, you might also qualify for the programs below. Click for more information: