Many utilities, municipalities and other nonprofits across the state offer financial assistance for individuals and families in need of support. This assistance can involve lowering electric/gas bills, replacing nonworking heating equipment and more.
Provided below are some financial assistance resources available to NC residents.
- North Carolina Weatherization Assistance Program: The Weatherization Assistance Program is designed to help low-income citizens save energy and reduce expenses through the installation of energy conservation materials and the implementation of energy efficiency measures in their homes. The goal of the program is to create a safe, energy efficient and comfortable home environment for the families served.
- North Carolina Community Action Association: This agency represents many community action agencies across the state that offer home energy efficiency repairs and upgrades through weatherization assistance programs. Visit their website for a listing of agencies across the state that offer these programs