Financial assistance for those in need
Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut is pleased to announce that it has allocated a sum of $50,000 to its Customer Assistance Program to assist customers in need with payment of their water bills. A one-time voucher in the amount of $50 will be granted to 1,000 customers in 2013 who are either homeowners in Aquarion’s service territory or contractual renters (water bill must be in owner’s or renter’s name) who pay a quarterly water bill. Once the $50,000 has been allocated, the program will conclude for 2013.
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To apply for assistance, customers may complete an application form and attach proof of eligibility. Customers qualify for assistance if they currently receive assistance from one or more of the following sources:
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)
Social Security Insurance (SSI)
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
Helms Housing recipient paying the minimum
Section 8 (Housing Choice Voucher Program)
Rental Assistance Program (RAP)
State-Administered General Assistance (SAGA)
Connecticut Energy Assistance Program
Note that social security retirement benefits alone do not qualify you for the pilot program. Also, in order to ensure delivery of your application, please carefully fold brochure so return address faces out; include proof of eligibility, and close all three sides with tape. Do not staple.
Please contact Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut in Bridgeport at (203) 368-6511, extension 320 or toll-free at (800) 423-9787, extension 320, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, for additional program details or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may also contact Aquarion Water Company locally at (203) 445-7310 or toll-free at (800) 732-9678, for additional program details.
Download a PDF fact sheet of this program here.