Energy Assistance

Energy Assistance

HeatShare

HeatShare is a Columbia Gas of Virginia special heating assistance program funded by company contributions and donations from our caring customers. This program is administered by the DollarEnergyFund for low-income customers who have exhausted all other available energy assistance programs.

Find Out If You Qualify

Please call our Universal Services department at 1-800-537-7431 to find out if you qualify for HeatShare.

Heating season 2016-2017 income guidelines (175% of poverty level)

Family Size

Monthly Income

Annual Income

1

$1,733

$20,790

2

$2,336

$28,035

3

$2,940

$35,280

4

$3,544

$42,525

5

$4,148

$49,770

6

$4,751

$57,015

7

$5,356

$64,278

8

$5,963

$71,558

For families of more than eight (8), add $607/monthly, or $7,280/annually.

Additional Resources

  • Call our Energy Assistance Hotline at 1-800-272-2714
  • Visit the Virginia Department of Social Services website
  • Call 211 Virginia, a free service for energy and financial assistance and other community services