Payment Assistance

Need help paying your utility bill? Area Organizations Offer Help

Jackson EMC and the Jackson EMC Foundation are prohibited from offering direct financial assistance with utility payments. However, there are organizations in Northeast Georgia who offer different programs that can help with payment assistance. Please download the Assistance Organizations Directory below and contact any of these agencies to get started.

Financial Assistance for Residential Members

Download the Assistance Organizations Directory (PDF)

Financial Assistance for Business Members

The University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides the latest information about programs in the state to help small businesses during the response to COVID-19.

The programs include assistance with paying utility bills for businesses. Interested business members are encouraged to visit the SBDC’s website for complete details.