Record #: ACT4027
Last Full Update: 01 Nov 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-853-3310
Primary Contact Cathy Gerrow, Community Support Program Leader, Links2Care

Agency Information

Funding United Way

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Gas bills  
LEAP Emergency Financial Assistance

  • provides up to $500 assistance with paying bills for low income households where there is danger of disconnection 
  • provide copy of bill, proof rent/mortgage is up to date, 2 months bank statements and ID for all in household 
  • you must call 1-855-487-5327 Simcoe Muskoka United Way – LEAP Program 8:30 am-4 pm to do intake  

Hydro bills  
LEAP (Low-Income Energy Assistance Program)

  • provides year-round emergency financial assistance to low-income customers who have difficulty making electricity bill payments 
  • for Halton Hills the program is administered by Links2Care (Acton: 519-853-3310, Georgetown: 905-873-6502) 

Ontario Energy Support Program (OESP): 

  • provides $35-$75 discount on energy bills for residents whose income falls below the Low Income Measure cutoff 
  • application information here

Hours not specified

Areas Served Halton Hills
Eligibility Low-income households

Contact for information

Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Halton Hills
Physical Access Not Applicable

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Income Programs ; Topic Guides
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Special Topics
Service Categories Utility Assistance

Agency Overview

Locations for this Service

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