If you’re behind on your electricity or natural gas bill and face having your service disconnected, you may qualify for emergency financial help through the Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP).
You need to meet certain criteria to qualify for these programs, and must go through L.I.P.I. – Low Income People Involvement of Nipissing.
You will be asked to provide:
Current utility bills (Gas, Hydro, Water)
A disconnection notice, if you have received one
A copy of a rental contract, lease or mortgage documents
Proof of household income – cheque stub, employment letter, income tax return for adult
members of household
A copy of your most recent bank statement (60 days)
Call 1-705-472-1337 or Email [email protected] to book an appointment.