Utilities - Heat, Hot Water, and Electricity

Browse our energy assistance articles if you’re a homeowner or renter who needs help dealing with heat, gas, electric and water companies and other utility issues.

Are you concerned about paying your utility bills or keeping your utilities on?
This article answers common questions about keeping your lights and gas on.
You have a right to live in housing that is safe, decent and has utilities that work. Your landlord must make sure these utilities are working: heating system, lighting, hot and cold running water, and plumbing. Read this booklet to find out what you can do if your heat or other utilities are not...
2-1-1 is a free service that can help you with many different kinds of problems, including substance abuse, domestic violence, suicide prevention, financial problems, and more. It is available 24 hours a day and 365 days per year.
This online service, created by The National Council on Aging and other partners, screens for federal, state and some local private and public benefits for older adults (ages 55 and over). BenefitsCheckUp also provides a detailed...
Operation Fuel provides assistance to Connecticut residents to help them cover their energy costs.Bookmark this link and check it often to get the latest information about Operation Fuel program updates.