Schuylkill Community Action - Utility Assistance

Schuylkill Community Action Program

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Schuylkill United Way
General Information
Description of ServiceDesigned to assist low-income individuals pay for needed utility services, pending the availability of program funding.

Administers the following programs:
Ontrack: program is designed to lower a customer's monthly payment while PPL forgives a portion of the back debt upon compliance with the program. Proof of income required. Must not exceed 150% of the poverty guidelines.

Operation Help: For individuals with special hardships in paying their energy bills. Funds are provided by PPL which requires the family be a PPL customer and have an income under the 200% of the poverty guideline. Program requires the family is in an emergency situation and nearly out of heating fuel. Family is asked to provide a co-pay of a $100.00 money order and Schuylkill Community Action will cover the difference charged by the fuel company for a minimum delivery.

Electric deposit waiver program: For those under 200% of the poverty guidelines.

UGI CAP and Operation Share: Help with past due gas utility bills. Income must not exceed 150% of the poverty guidelines. Must have income and be an active UGI customer.
Geographical AreaSchuylkill
Intake ProcedureContact the office for an appointment. Family must come to the office for a face to face meeting in order to receive assistance.
Client Information
EligibilityVaries with utility program
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 570-622-1995
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 206 North Second Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pottsville, PA 17901
Main Phone 570-622-1995
Fax 570-622-4339
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Schuylkill Community Action Program
Affiliated Program: Schuylkill Community Action Program
This Service: Schuylkill Community Action - Utility Assistance
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Utility Bill Payment Plan Negotiation Assistance (BV-8900.9120)
Utility Deposit Assistance (BV-8900.9150)