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United Way Sault Ste. Marie and Algoma District
LEAP Emergency Financial Assistance

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Office is currently closed to the public and we will begin making appointments after April 6th, 2020
  • Provides financial assistance to individuals who are in arrears with Public Utilities Commission (PUC) Distribution
     
  • Offers one-time assistance up to $500 towards arrears (paid directly to the utility company)
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Eligibility
  • Low-income individuals
  • Must be an existing customer of the utility
  • Individuals who are in arrears or have a disconnection notice
  • Account must be in applicants name
Note: Individuals who are not able to sustain the energy costs following assistance will not be eligible

Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and up;
Application Process
  • Contact agency to start the application process
The following documentation will be required:
  • Current utility bill
  • Disconnection notice (if applicable)
  • Two pieces of Identification for the applicant and one piece for all other household members
  • Copy of rental receipt, lease or mortgage document
  • Proof of household income for all member 18 years of age and older
  • Bank statement from the most recent month
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit ; (80) United Way
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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