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Energy Assistance Programs

Posted on April 7, 2021

For those unaware, Ashford, Tolland and Willington offer energy assistance through the Connecticut Energy/Heat Assistance Program (CEAP/CHAP). This program pays benefits towards primary heat sources (utility or deliverable) and system cleaning for eligible homeowners and renters based on annual gross household income and household size [See Below].

For households with more than eight people, add $2,087 per additional person.

See If You’re Eligible For This Benefit

Due to the ongoing pandemic, some authorization deadlines have been extended, so it’s important that you apply ASAP if you require heating assistance for next winter. See below for more information on deadlines and how to apply.



**APPLICATIONS EXTENDED TO June 15, 2021, for NEW customers that have not applied this season**




Program Deadlines: 

5/20/21 – Deadline for fuel delivery authorizations

6/15/21 – Last day to establish program eligibility


CALL HUMAN SERVICES at 860-871-3648 for information & to apply

Hours:  Mon-Wed 8 AM-4:30 PM; Thrs 8 AM-7:30 PM; Fri- Office Closed

Program updates can be obtained at, Help Center -> Energy Assistance

Click Here For Application Details




Town of Willington
Department of Human Services
40 Old Farms Road, Willington, Connecticut 06279

Due to the lengthy application process, no walk-ins, please.

Click Here For Application Details


State Rep. Tammy Nuccio