> Vermont Seasonal Fuel Assistance
The Vermont Seasonal Fuel Assistance can provide any eligible person physically present in a living unit in Vermont with fuel assistance by paying their heat directly to a fuel supplier, or by giving assistance to people whose rent includes the cost of heat, $50.00 for people who rent a room in someone else's home, or $5.00 for people whose rent includes the cost of heat AND who live in public, subsidized, or Section 8 housing.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Vermont, you must need financial assistance for home energy costs and your household's annual income before taxes must not exceed $21,672 if one person lives in the household; $29,136 if two people live in the household; $36,624 if three people live in the household; $44,112 if four people live in the household; $51,576 if five people live in the household; $59,064 if six people live in the household; $66,552 if seven people live in the household; and $74,232 if eight people live in the household. For larger households, add $7,476 for each additional person in the home.
The application (pdf) for Vermont Fuel Assistance can also be found at the following location:
Program Contact Information:
You can receive an application by calling the Fuel Office at:
Applications (pdf) for Vermont Fuel Assistance can also be found online at: