Utilities Assistance Program

through Energy Outreach Colorado available in October by appointment!

  • you must be 55 or older

  • you must live in Denver County or in 80033, 80212, 80214, 80215 of JeffCo

  • 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

How it can help a client:

Utility assistance can help clients catch up on utility bills during times of unemployment or illness

OR if utility costs are more than a client can afford if gives them time to find solutions such as weatherizing, home sharing or finding an affordable living arrangement.


A utility account 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 zip code for a list of all the EOC agencies serving yours.
The Senior Assistance Center provides emergency utility assistance to those seniors who are having problems with their utility bills.