Status of Energy Assistance

 

November 29, 2018

PGE Customers, did you know…
· a shut-off notice is NOT required to apply for bill assistance
· during PGE’s transition to a new system, bills are still accumulating
Call YCAP’s Energy Assistance Team @ 503-687-1483 for an appointment
or 503-687-1480 to receive an application by mail


Please refer to program descriptions below.
 

-  LIHEAP –  General Public Referral List will begin 12-03-2017

 (Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program)

General Public applications will be available starting Monday, December 3, 2018.  Households interested in applying will be placed on a referral list and notified by mail with an application packet during funding availability. Individuals requiring additional assistance with the application may call 503-687-1483 to request an appointment. This program is available to customers that meet the income guidelines. Assistance may be directed to the primary heat source in the home

-  OEAP – Appointments available  

(Oregon Energy Assistance Program) is for PGE customers only. 

A limited number of appointments are available weekly. To request an appointment, please call 503-687-1483 to leave a voicemail for call back, no earlier than 8:00 AM beginning on Mondays. Calls are processed first come, first serve. Please be available to receive this call back. OEAP qualifying criteria includes income eligibility.

 

-  OLGA – Appointments available

(Oregon Low-Income Gas Assistance) is for NWN customers only.

A limited number of appointments are available weekly. To request an appointment, please call 503-687-1483 to leave a voicemail for call back, no earlier than 8:00 AM beginning on Mondays. Calls are processed first come, first served. Please be available to receive this call back because the scheduler will continue on with other households. OLGA qualifying criteria includes income eligibility.

For more Information, contact the Energy Assistance Hotline
503-472-0457 ext. 1480 or 1-855-216-5289 ext. 1480

Para asistencia en español, por favor de llamar 503-687-1483

The Energy Team will attempt to return calls from the
E.A. Hotline within 24 to 48 business hours.