Port Richey, FL Assistance Programs and Resources

Below we list many of the Port Richey community resources below. We list all helpful resources from government, non-profit organizations, faith based locations, etc. If you would like to see only Pasco County community resources, visit: All Pasco County Assistance


West Pasco County Human Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-30
http://elderaffairs.state.fl.us/doea/eheap.php
8620 Galen Wilson Boulevard
Port Richey, FL 34668
(727)834-3297

This office provides Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program (EHEAP), assists low-income households, with at least one person age 60 and older, when the households are experiencing a home energy emergency. A home energy emergency may result from a delinquent utility bill, lack of fuel or wood, or the receipt of a shut off notice. Payments are for home heating or cooling and other emergency energy-related costs during the heating (October-March) and cooling (April-September) seasons.Eligible households may be provided one benefit per season, up to $600 per season. Program beneficiaries may receive vouchers to purchase blankets, portable heaters, and fans. The program can also help pay for repairs to existing heating or cooling equipment or for re-connection fees. Eligibility: Documented heating or cooling emergency, at least one individual age 60 or older in the home, and a gross household annual income equal to or less than 150 percent of the federal poverty guidelines.