Please be advised that the TRUE program will be terminating by March 4, 2015 or the commitment of all grant funds, whichever comes first. This is pursuant to AHA's contract with the Board of Public Utilities. AHA must receive all applications by 4 p.m., February 13, 2015 at an AHA or an Affiliate office. Also, online applications will be accepted until 4 p.m., February 13, 2015.
The Affordable Housing Alliance is the administrator for the Temporary Relief for Utility Expenses (TRUE) program. The TRUE program, funded by the Board of Public Utilities (BPU), is a one-time assistance program and is designed to help low to moderate income households across the state of New Jersey who are experiencing economic hardship and struggling to pay their electric and natural gas bills.
The TRUE energy assistance program benefits homeowners and renters who are NJ residents; have not have received USF/HEA in past 12 months, facing a crisis situation that includes a documented notice of overdue payment for gas and/or electric service, and have a past history of making regular payments towards their utility bills.
Click here for more information and how to apply.