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Contact Information

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

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
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 $30-$75 discount on energy bills for residents whose income falls below the Low Income Measure cutoff 
  • application information here
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Halton Hills
Eligibility Low-income households
Application 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


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