Bruce County.

Site: Kincardine

Service: Human Services - Housing - Westario Power Low-Income Energy Assistance Program

Contact Information
Office Phone Housing 519-396-3439
Toll Free Phone Housing 1-800-265-3022
Fax 519-396-3499
Primary Contact Carolyn Parks, Community Support Coordinator; Phone: 519-396-3450 ext 103 * 1-877-396-3450 ext 103
Alternate Contact Tania Dickson, Housing Services Manager; Phone: 519-396-3450 ext 106 * 1-877-396-3450 ext 106
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Kincardine (Town of)
Address 325 Lambton St
Kincardine, ON N2Z 2Z4
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Mailing Address Box 1450 
Kincardine, ON N2Z 2Z4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) Westario Power customers can get up to $500 in emergency assistance for their electricity bills ($600 if home is heated electrically) * assistance is only available if behind on bill, or in arrears and may be at risk of having service shut off (disconnected) * assistance is for emergency situations only and is not meant to provide ongoing help to pay bills * cannot receive more money than you owe on your bill
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County ; Huron County ; Wellington County
Eligibility In order to be eligible for a LEAP EFA grant, applicants must: 
* be an existing customer of Westario or an existing customer of a unit sub-meter provider operating within the service area of the distributor; 
* reside at the address for which there are arrears; and  
* have an after-tax household income at or below the thresholds:  
1 - 2 person(s): less than $28,000 
3 - 4 persons: $28,001 - $39,000 
5 - 6 persons: $39,001 - $48,000 
7 or more persons: $48,001 - $52,000
Application Fax to office or mail or drop off your application to:  
Bruce County Housing, Box 1450, 325 Lambton St, Kincardine, ON N2Z 2Z4 
Or drop off your application to local Social Services office: 
Walkerton - 30 Park St 
Port Elgin - 605 Mill St 
Wiarton - 268 Berford St 
If you have any questions or need to make other arrangements to pick up or send in an application please contact Bruce County Housing at: 519-396-3450 ext 103 or 1-877-396-3450 ext 103
Languages English
Fees None
Alternate Name LEAP ; Low-Income Energy Assistance Program ; OEB ; ONTARIO ENERGY BOARD ; Social Services