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Energy Assistance


The Office of Home Energy Programs (OHEP) can help qualified households with assistance with their for their energy bills and make their energy costs more affordable, and help with the prevention of loss and the restoration of energy service. . This will prevent loss of service, and restore turned off home energy service. Qualified households may apply for electric bill, heating bill , and electric assistance.

There are three ways you can apply:

  1. In Person: Customers may apply in person at their local OHEP agency
  2. By Mail: Customers may submit their application and required supporting documentation via mail to their local OHEP agency. Customers may request an application by calling 1-800-332-6347.
  3. Electronic: Customers may submit an application online here. Customers must separately send into their local OHEP agency all supporting documentation to demonstrate eligibility.

Related Links

  1. Emergency Assistance to Families with Children (statewide)
  2. Fuel Fund of Maryland (BGE territory)
  3. Weatherization Assistance Program (statewide)
  4. Washington Area Fuel Fund (Central/Southern MD)

Maryland Access Point (MAP) staff are available to help you explore your options to meet your current needs or create a plan for the future.