Low-Income Assistance


The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has several special programs available in Ontario to help low-income energy consumers. You need to meet certain criteria to qualify for these programs. Continue reading for more information on the programs available.

Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP)
The Ontario Electricity Support Program is a new program that began in 2016, and upon qualifying can reduce the electricity bills of low-income customers.

View OESP Qualifications on their Website

New Energy Affordability Program (EAP)
The Energy Affordability Program (EAP) provides support to income-eligible electricity consumers by helping them to lower their monthly electricity costs and increase their home comfort.
For more information and to see if you qualify:

More Information on their Website

Email: eap@saveonenergy.ca
Phone: 1-855-591-0877

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)

Emergency financial assistance – This program provides a one-time grant towards your electricity or natural gas bill if you are temporarily unable to make ends meet in an emergency situation.

View Qualifications on their Website

Centre de Santé Communautaire du Grand Sudbury Contact Information:

Centre de Santé Communautaire du Grand Sudbury is your first contact for the LEAP Program.
Address: 19 Frood Road, Sudbury, ON P3C 4Y9
Phone: 705-618-8810

Visit their Website