Utility Resources

Energy Assistance

The Office of Home Energy Programs (OHEP) provides bill assistance to low-income households in the State of Maryland to make their energy costs more affordable and to help with the prevention of loss and the restoration of home energy service.

Water Assistance

The Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is a new program providing benefits for water and wastewater costs for low-income households experiencing hardship with their water bills. LIHWAP will assist Maryland families who are behind on their drinking water and wastewater bills focusing on arrearage accounts that are 30 days or more past due.

Fuel Fund of Maryland

You may be eligible to get help from the Fuel Fund of Maryland if:

  1. You live in the state of Maryland
  2. You have completed an application with Energy Assistance since July 1, 2021
  3. You have not received help from the Fuel Fund in the past 12 months
  4. You are a BGE customer (Fuel Fund is only able to assist customers within the BGE service territory at this time)


For more information, please contact:

Fuel Fund of Maryland
57 W. Timonium Road, Suite 208
Timonium, MD 21093