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Fuel Assistance

Home Heating Assistance Programs

LiHeap-Penquis Community Action Program
This program is administered by Maine State Housing Authority offering fuel assistance to those in need in our service area.  Please call their office in Rockland at 207-596-0361 or toll free at 800-585-1605 to set up an appointment.  Their staff will assist you in the application process and let you know what programs are currently available.

For more information, please go to their website:  www.penquis.org   Click on Energy and Utility Programs, Heating Assistance.

Citizen's Energy/Joe for Oil
This program is administered by CITGO and is the brainchild of Joe Kennedy.  This program offers aid independent of other assistance programs.   Applications are accepted January through March for a one time delivery up to 100 gallons.  Please call their toll free number 1-877-563-4646.  

For more information, please go to their website:  www.citizensenergy.com

Town General Assistance
Please contact your local town office to inquire about General Assistance programs.  Some towns do have limited funding to help with emergency deliveries.