Assistance with electric bills is available through:


Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Assistance from the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is available by appointment only. For an appointment, please call 239-533-7900 . Selection options 1, 5 and 2 when you hear the greeting begin to play. A limited number of applications are accepted each day. LIHEAP is an entitlement program and certain income limits apply.

LIHEAP Information
​LIHEAP Income Limits
​LIHEAP Application
LIHEAP Application - SPANISH


Emergency Services

Emergency Services Utilities are available through the Intake process. Applicants will be screened by an Eligibility Specialist and must be able to document an unexpected expense or unforeseen temporary loss of income. Under certain circumstances, water bills are eligible for payment as well. For more information on Emergency Services Utilities, please click on the link below.

Emergency Services Information
​Emergency Services Application


Care To Share (CTS)

Care To Share is available only for Florida Power & Light customers through the Intake process. The maximum benefit is $500 and the household must be at, or below, 150 percent of the poverty level. Click on the links below for more information.

Eligibility Requirements

Care To Share Income Limits