Heat and Utility Assistance Program

Heat and Utility Assistance 

Alcona | Alpena | Arenac | Cheboygan | Crawford | Iosco | Montmorency | Ogemaw | Oscoda | Otsego | Presque Isle

To Apply for the SER at DHS please click on the link below:

http://newmibridges.michigan.gov

Instructional Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6beju9MFaE

Printable Paper Application: 

https://www.michigan.gov/documents/mdhhs/MDHHS-1171_Assistance_Application_and_Program_Supplements_616030_7.pdf

 

What Is It? 

The Heat and Utility Assistance Program provides financial assistance for deliverable fuels (propane, fuel oil, and firewood) and metered utilities (electricity and natural gas).

Am I Eligible?

You are eligible if:

  • You live within one of our service counties (listed above)
  • Your utility or heating fuel is:
    • Past Due / In threat of disconnection / Disconnected (for electricity or natural gas)
      - OR -
    • Your residential propane/fuel oil tank is at or below 25%
      - OR -
    • You have two cord of firewood or less
  • You fall within the income guidelines below:

Household Size Monthly Income
1 $1,507
2 $2,030
3 $2,552
4 $3,075
5 $3,597
6 $4,120
7 $4,642

Questions?

How Do I Apply?

You may call our office at (989) 358-4713 to be pre-screened and receive an application.

Click HERE to e-mail or call (989) 358-4713