The Gas Assistance Fund (GAF) offers a one-time grant to help customers pay their natural gas bills.
If you're having difficulty paying your natural gas bill, the Gas Assistance Fund (GAF) may be able to provide you, or someone you know, with a one-time grant for the amount of the gas bill, not to exceed $400.00. If the eligible applicant is age 55+ or has an older adult (55+) living in the household, an additional $100 is available for a maximum grant of up to $500. Additionally, those facing certain financial hardships may be eligible for extra grant funding. Make an appointment with your local agency to see what your household may qualify for.
HOW TO QUALIFY
To qualify for GAF, you must meet the following requirements:
- The natural gas bill must be in the name of the applicant requesting assistance.
- The bill address must be the applicant’s primary residence.
- The applicant must not apply for more than the maximum GAF allowance for the current program year.
- The applicant must meet the income guidelines:
For each additional person in your household, add $14,160
*Includes current household income from all sources before deductions.
These income guidelines are effective July 1, 2022 thru May 31, 2023.
HOW TO APPLY
United Way works with non-profit organizations throughout SoCalGas service territory to manage this program. To apply for GAF, please contact the non-profit organization in your area. Learn more about GAF and find non-profit assistance by visiting socalgas.com
For more information on this program, please call:
1-877-238-0092 for English
1-800-342-4545 for Español
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