Financial Assistance

Trouble paying your heating bills this winter?  Don't wait until you receive a disconnection/shut-off notice or your natural gas service has been disconnected.  The following financial assistance programs are available for our service area and are here to help.  If you are having trouble paying your utility bill please contact one of the following programs and see if you qualify for assistance. 


Please visit your county website listed below to view the income guidelines and access an online application.



Chippewa County:

Prairie Five: (800) 292-5437


Kandiyohi County:

United Community Action: (800) 992-1710


Meeker County:

United Community Action: (800) 770-4081


Renville County:

United Community Action: (800) 363-2533


Stearns County:

Tri-Cap: (888) 765-5597