Emergency Utility Assistance (E Smith Rd) - Catholic Charities

E Smith Rd - Catholic Charities

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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers utility assistance (gas and electric only) up to $1,000. Clients are eligible for financial assistance one time in a 12-month period.
Does not pay Xcel energy bills in excess of $1,000. Funding available until exhausted.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Denver, Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall appointment line to schedule an appointment.
Intake RequirementsClients must provide the following:
- Current photo ID
- Current utility bill (i.e., not disconnect notice)
- Proof of emergency (loss of income, illness, accident, paid receipt, wage hours lost)
- Proof of household income (e.g., pay stub, letter from employer, social security letter)
Helpful TipsAppointment line message will be updated when appointment status changes monthly or as funds change. Spanish speaking individuals are asked to have an interpreter over the age of 18 call the appointment line and accompany them to the appointment.
Client Information
EligibilityClients must live in the service area. If payment is for both gas and electric charges occurring on the same bill then clients must have already applied for LEAP, if applying during the LEAP season (November 1st - April 30th). Proof of LEAP application is required even if assistance is needed for only the electric portion or only the gas portion. Clients must bring proof of application with them to appointment. If payment is for electric only, no application to LEAP is necessary. Additional eligibility requirements will be discussed while appointment is being made.
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. (Appointment Line)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (720) 377-1313 (Appointment Line)
Physical Site Address 1 6240 E Smith Rd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80216
Main Phone (303) 742-0828 (Main Switchboard)
TDD Phone (303) 759-5150
Web Address www.catholiccharitiesdenver.org
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Catholic Charities
Affiliated Program: E Smith Rd - Catholic Charities
This Service: Emergency Utility Assistance (E Smith Rd) - Catholic Charities
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)