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Fuel Assistance Program

The Fuel Assistance Program, provides low income households with help paying home heating bills. Call 508-746-6707

Once your application is approved, both you and your primary heating company (vendor) receive a written notification from SSCAC indicating the amount you have been approved for.

(New) Apply Online / SSCAC's Client Portal

You may submit a pre-application online through SSCAC's Fuel Assistance client portal which will be activated for the upcoming heating season on October 1, 2021.


This process is for first time applicants only. You will receive a follow up call from a staff member to review all information submitted through the portal. The staff member will also inform you of any missing documents needed to complete this process. Please review what documents you will need to submit or upload before beginning under the "How to Apply" tab.


Current program related deadlines are as follows:

  • Last day to complete incomplete applications- May 31, 2022
  • Local appeal deadline- June 24, 2022
  • State appeal deadline- August 26, 2022


Contact Fuel Assistance

Phone: 508-746-6707
Fax: 508-746-5140