Senior Citizen - Low Income Assistance

Senior citizen paying bill Qualifying customers certified by the Cooperative will be eligible for a $12.50 credit, to be applied to the service charge or minimum monthly charge.

To qualify, the customer must be 62 years of age or older, with total household income at or below 100% of the current year’s Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG) annual income level for a family size of two (2), provided that the electric service is in the customer’s principal place of residence, is individually metered, and in said customer’s name.

The current year’s Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG) annual income levels are provided by the Georgia Department of Community Health and can be found at dch.georgia.gov/federal-poverty-guidelines-0.

If you qualify for this program and would like to participate, contact your nearest Jackson EMC office for enrollment information.