Emergency Utilities Assistance Program

through Energy Outreach Colorado available now by appointment!

  • you must live in Denver County & be 55 or older

  • you must be approved for LEAP (if eligible, Nov-Apr)

  • part of your Xcel bill must be past due

  • you must be making regular payments

You can be eligible for assistance with EOC funds once per year. The EOC year runs from Oct-Sep.

EOC does not have age limits and assists all of Colorado. If you don’t meet our guidelines, click here to search by county for a list of all EOC agencies.

The Senior Assistance Center provides emergency utility assistance to those seniors who are having problems with their utility bills.