The Miami Dade Edison Enrichment Center assists those in need of emergency financial assistance.
Regular Energy Assistance- designed to assist eligible participants with the ever increasing cost of their home energy expense. The program provides a credit payment ranging from $150 - $300 dollars to be applied to their existing utility account. Regular Energy Assistance is restricted to once a year; eligible participants must continue to pay their utility bill awaiting the credit payment to apply to their account balance.
Crisis Energy Assistance- provides assistance to eligible households in resolving a home energy emergency/crisis. Participants having received a final notice or disconnection of services are eligible to receive assistance. Eligible participants may receive a credit payment up to $600.00 to be applied to their existing utility account. Participants are permitted to apply twice annually during the winter and summer seasons for the Crisis Energy Assistance.
Weather-Related Crisis- assists eligible households to resolve a home energy emergency caused by a specific weather related disaster as declared by the Governor.
The original and photo copy of energy bill
Photo copy of Social Security Cards for all household members
Photo copy of Applicants' identification (Driver's License, FL ID or Voter Registration Card)
Photo copy of proof of income for every member of the household for the prior month
Proof of Income: Consecutive pay stubs, weekly (4-pay stubs), bi-weekly (2-pay stubs) if paid monthly (1-pay stub) Letter from employer on company letterhead indicating gross income for the prior month or current income tax return
Income Award Letter(s):
SSA., SSI, VA, Pension, Welfare/TANF
Self Employed Income or Financial Support from Friends or Relatives
(Income Self Declaration Form provided at our Service Centers)
Proof of Assistance:
Weatherization Assistance Programs
Community Services Block Grant Program
Applications are available on their website.
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