Prescott and Russell. Social Services

Site: L'Orignal Office

Service: LEAP Emergency Financial Assistance

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Contact Information
Office Phone Hydro One Customers Toll Free 1-855-487-5327
Website www.prescott-russell.on.ca
Address & Map
59 Court St
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 303 
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Access centre to apply for LEAP (Low-Income Energy Assistance Program) one-time emergency financial assistance * program runs throughout the year * maximum grant is $500 per fuel per household per year ($600 for electrically heated homes) * grant is credited directly toward energy bill * agency can arrange a 21-day hold on a disconnection notice while a case is being assessed * all decisions can be appealed
Hours United Way of Greater Simcoe County Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Prescott and Russell United Counties
Eligibility May be available to low-income customers of Hydro One experiencing difficulty paying current arrears * decision will be based on several factors including long-term viability of the account * a disconnection notice may not be required to be eligible
Application Call United Way of Greater Simcoe, toll-free, at 1-855-487-5327
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/prescottrussell/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CUPR_UCPR
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Funding Sponsored by Ontario Energy Board, funded by all utility ratepayers through the distribution rates of each utility
Date Updated 04 Feb 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Utility Assistance

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