Home Assistance Program

Home Assistance Program

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You already do your best to save money. The Home Assistance Program can help you better manage your monthly electricity costs and improve your home comfort.

Out-of-date appliances, lights and other household items can make your electricity bill more expensive. The Home Assistance Program from Save on Energy offers free energy efficiency upgrades, plus an in-home energy assessment with a home energy expert to help you discover more ways to save and keep your home more comfortable. 

Upgrades through the Home Assistance Program may include:

  • Energy Star light bulbs (LEDs)
  • Power bars with timers
  • Efficiency showerheads (standard and handheld)
  • Aerators (kitchen and bathroom)
  • Drying racks
  • Energy-efficient refrigerator
  • Window air conditioner
  • Additional attic or basement insulation
  • Weather stripping around doors and windows

 

Eligibility Requirements

To get started, you'll need to know if you are eligible for the Home Assistance Program. To find out if you're eligible, you must:

  • Be a resident of an eligible non-profit housing property; or
  • Be an individual who owns, rents or leases the residence and is the primary or secondary utility account holder listed on the bill; and
  • Have an annual household income for the previous year (gross income of all household members aged 18 or older) that does not exceed the following eligibility limits:
Number of People In Home
Gross annual household income

1

$32,843

2

$40,886

3

$50,226

4

$61,028

5

$69,217

6

$78,065

7

$86,914

You could also be eligible if you have received any of the following: have received one of the following types of assistance for the past 12 months:

OR

You have received a Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)grant or were part of the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP)within the past 12 months.

OR

You have qualified to participate in a natural gas low-income Demand Side Management (DSM) program during the past 12 months.

For full eligibility requirements, click here.

Apply to the Home Assistance Program

Complete the application form to receive a call back from GreenSaver or contact Greensaver by phone at 1-888-855-3106 or email info@greensaver.org.

Frequently Asked Questions

To assist with your application, please review the following Frequently Asked Questions.