Energy Assistance Programs

ACCESS

Applications for energy assistance for the 2016-2017 heating season are now being accepted by the Access Community Action Agency. Program eligibility is determined by total household gross income and is available for all heated households using oil except for motor homes and campers.

Program Information

  • Residents of Windham and Tolland counties can contact Access in Willimantic at 860-450-7400 or Danielson at 960-412-1600 to make an appointment to determine their eligibility and to find out what documentation is required for all appointments.
  • Appointments are currently available during the agency’s normal business hours of 8 am to 4 pm.
  • Households that have received energy assistance in the past MUST reapply and bring in updated documentation to be eligible for the new heating season.
  • Each applicant must bring in copies of their documentation and if there is missing documentation they will be rescheduled.
  • Please visit http://www.accessagency.org for more information.
  • The first day fuel deliveries can be authorized and delivered is November 12, 2014
  • The last day fuel deliveries can be authorized and delivered is March 16, 2014

TVCCA

Applications for energy assistance for the 2016-2017 heating season are now being accepted by TVCCA.

Program Information

  • Applications will be taken Monday - Friday 8 am to 4 pm and Wednesday 8 am to 6 pm at the TVCCA locations in Norwich and New London.
  • Please visit http://www.tvcca.org/ for more program information including a list of documentation required with your application.
  • Households that have received energy assistance in the past MUST reapply and bring in updated documentation to be eligible for the new heating season.
  • The first day fuel deliveries can be authorized and delivered is November 12, 2014
  • The last day fuel deliveries can be authorized and delivered is March 16, 2014

Citizens Energy

Program Information

The Citizens Energy program for 2016-2017 has not yet begun. Check back often for updated information.

Operation Fuel

Program Information

  • Operation Fuel partners with communities, businesses, government and individuals to ensure people in need have access to year-round energy assistance. Households looking to apply for Operation Fuel must call 211, where they will be referred to their local fuel bank.
  • After completing your application, your documentation will be sent to the central Operation Fuel office for authorization.
  • A household is allowed only one Operation Fuel grant every 12 months.
  • Please visit http://www.operationfuel.org/ for more information.
  • To apply, contact Operation Fuel by dialing 211 on your push button phone.

Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Saturday: 9:00 A.M - 12:00 P.M.
Sunday: Closed

Summer Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Gas Station Hours

Mon-Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Saturday: 7:00 A.M - 5:00 P.M.
Sunday: Closed

Contact Info

Address: P.O. Box 118
20 Westminster Road
Canterbury, CT 06331
Ph: +1 860 546 9492
FAX: +1 860 546 2000
Email: edsgarageinc@gmail.com