VA CARES Act Assistance Application and Applicant's Certification

Your utility company is partnering with Dollar Energy Fund, Inc. a utility assistance organization, to expedite and submit your completed VA CARES Act Assistance Application and Applicant’s Attestation Form to the State of Virginia to determine the amount of assistance that may be provided.

The CARES Act assistance application will assist customers with arrearages incurred between March 1, 2020 and April 30, 2021. Only customers with an outstanding balance from the covered period are eligible.

Funds will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Funds resulting from approved applications will appear no earlier than August 2021 on your utility bill.

The deadline to apply is the close of business on Friday, July 9, 2021.

The following utility companies are currently accepting applications:

  • Aqua
  • Columbia Gas
  • The Township of Strasburg
  • Virginia American Water

All available VA CARES Act funding has been granted for the following utilities:

  • Appalachian Power