We know the importance of energy in our daily lives. That’s why we partner with community-based organizations, nonprofits, houses of worship, and government-funded programs and services to assist those in need.
Project SHARE provides help to those who are truly in need. In 2021, Project SHARE provided assistance to more than 15,000 Georgians, with Georgia Power and its customers contributing $2.1 million to the program.
If you would like to apply, contact your local chapter of The Salvation Army. They take calls for assistance from 9-10 a.m. local time on Wednesday mornings.
United Way is an organization that fights for financial stability for every person in the community. It also provides information about additional charitable organizations that may be able to offer financial assistance when it comes to budgeting and paying for your energy use.
For more information, call 2-1-1 or visit the United Way website below.
Benefits.gov is an online resource to help you find federal benefits you may be eligible for in Georgia. Use the Benefit Finder Tool to see which benefit(s) you qualify for.
You don’t have to choose between comfort and saving energy. Through the Home Energy Efficiency Assistance Program (HEEAP), income-qualified Georgia Power customers may be eligible for free, energy-efficiency home improvements. From improved attic insulation to smart thermostats that can help manage your home’s temperature, enjoy home improvements that can help you save energy and reduce your bill.
We support the Division of Family & Children Services through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which is available every year from November to May and helps low-income households pay for heating and cooling their homes. The purpose of LIHEAP is to provide appropriate and timely financial assistance.
Applications for all LIHEAP services are made through a local Community Action Agency. The assistance is available in all 159 counties in Georgia.
Georgia Power customers 65 years of age or older with a combined income of 200 percent of the Federal Poverty level or less may qualify for a low income senior citizens discount. Submit an application securely online.
Income-qualified seniors can enjoy energy savings assistance through education and free home energy efficiency improvements. Georgia Power customers over the age of 60 and who are at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines may be able to qualify for participation.
For more information call 404.872.0167 or visit the Hope Works website.
There are currently 20 Community Action Agencies in Georgia, which serve all 159 counties throughout the state. The Federal, State and local resources currently managed by Community Action Agencies in Georgia include such services as Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), emergency assistance, home weatherization and much more.
To find a community action agency in your community, select your region from the list, and check out our team in action!
Clayton County Community Services Authority, Inc.
1000 Main Street
P.O. Box 1808
Forest Park, GA 30298-1808
Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority, Inc.
1690 Chantilly Drive N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30324
North Georgia Community Action, Inc.
1344 Talking Rock Road
P.O. Box 760
Jasper, GA 30142-0760
Partnership for Community Action, Inc.
815 Park North Blvd
Clarkston, GA 30021
Tallatoona Community Action Partnership, Inc.
P.O. Box 1480
Cartersville, GA 30120
594 Oconee Street
P.O. Box 1072
Athens, GA 30603-1072
Central Savannah River Area Economic Opportunity Authority, Inc.
1261 Greene Street
P.O. Box 10104
Augusta, GA 30903-2704
Ninth District Opportunity, Inc.
308 Spring Street
P.O. Box Drawer L
Gainesville, GA 30503
120 South Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 693
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Coastal Plain Area Economic Opportunity Authority, Inc.
1810 West Hill Avenue, A-6
Valdosta, GA 31602
Community Action for Improvement, Inc.
1380 LaFayette Parkway
P.O. Box 1307
LaGrange, GA 30240
Enrichment Services Program, Inc.
2601 Cross Country Drive Bldg C-1
Columbus, GA 31906
P.O. Box 6627
Columbus, GA 31917
Heart of Georgia Community Action Council, Inc.
324 Pine Street
P.O. Box 398
Eastman, GA 31023
Macon-Bibb County Economic Opportunity Council, Inc.
653 Second Street, Second Floor
Macon, GA 31201
Middle Georgia Community Action Agency, Inc.
121 Prince Street
P.O. Box 2286
Warner Robins, GA 31099-2286
Southwest Georgia Community Action Council, Inc.
912 First Ave, SE
P.O. Drawer 3728
Moultrie, GA 31776-3728
West Central Georgia Community Action Authority, Inc.
Highway 90 East
P.O. Box 185
Montezuma, GA 31063
Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority, Inc.
1 Community Action Drive
P.O. Box 2016
Brunswick, GA 31521
510 Tebeau Street
Waycross, GA 31501
Economic Opportunity Authority for Savannah-Chatham County Area
618 West Anderson Street
P.O. Box 1353
Savannah, GA 31402-1353
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