Energy Assistance Program
The Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded program to assist eligible individuals with a onetime yearly utility credit based upon income guidelines set by State guidelines. Application for the program is conducted at the administrative office of Jasper County Community Services, Inc. in Rensselaer by appointment only. The program runs from approximately November to May of each year. Funds are applied to the utility company for gas, propane gas or electric for the applicant who is the head of the household. To schedule an appointment call 219-866-8071 or 1-888-826-0305.