Utilities Assistance Program for Xcel Energy

through Energy Outreach Colorado is available by appointment via email or USPS

If you meet the requirements listed below, please call or e-mail with your account information

  • you must be 55 or older

  • you must live in Denver, Adams, Jefferson or Broomfield County

  • you must be approved for LEAP (if eligible)

  • you must have a past due Xcel balance of $100 or more

How it can help a client:

helps clients catch up on Xcel bills during times of hardship (unemployment, illness, etc)


if utility costs are more than a client can afford it 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, find an agency by searching:  https://www.energyoutreach.org/find-agency/
The Senior Assistance Center provides emergency utility assistance to those seniors who are having problems with their utility bills.