Jackson County

For households applying for first-time assistance, contact the Scottsboro office at 256-259-5357, the Stevenson office at 256-437-2210 for pre-application guidance.

 

Contact us:

Scottsboro office location:
27115 John T. Reid Parkway, Suite #1
Scottsboro, AL 35769
256-259-5357

Scottsboro Office Managers: Norma Harvey and Nadra Lambert
Scottsboro Office Assistants: Tiffany Milligan and Wanda Clark

Stevenson office location:
Building 400, 7th Street
Stevenson, AL 35772
256-437-2210

Utility Assistance: (855) 287-1730

Stevenson Office Manager: Norma Harvey

 

Services

Low Income Home Energy Assistance

Assistance on a one-time basis to low income families to meet heating and cooling energy costs and to prevent energy from being terminated in health crisis situations. Funds are paid directly to utility companies and vendors.

Neighbor Helping Neighbor

Utility assistance for eligible individuals and families funded by Sand Mountain Electric.
Neighbor helping neighbor is a collective effort in your community. Every donation matters, no matter the amount. If you are a customer who can donate directly through your electric account, please sign up today.

Weatherization Assistance Program

The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) enables low-income families to reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient. Funds are used to improve the energy performance of dwellings families in need, using the most advanced technologies and testing procedures available in the housing industry.

Project Help

Utility assistance for eligible individuals and families funded by Scottsboro Electric Power Board.
Project Help is a collective effort in your community. Every donation matters, no matter the amount. If you are a customer who can donate directly through your electric account, please sign up today.

Farmers Market Nutrition Program

$30 voucher available for seniors 60 years of age or older. Please visit our office for assistance filling out an online application

Project Senior Help

Utility assistance for eligible individuals and families funded by Bridgeport Utilities and Scottsboro Water, Sewer, and Gas Board.

Emergency Food & Shelter Program (EFSP)

Utility assistance and/or rent assistance for eligible individuals and families.

North Alabama Electric Cooperative: Neighbor Helping Neighbor

Neighbor helping neighbor is a collective effort in your community. Every donation matters, no matter the amount. If you are a customer who can donate directly through your electric account, please sign up today.

Jackson County United Givers Fund

Deposits for rent, electric, water, and gas for eligible individuals and families. Medical and dental needs also funded. Dental work is offered in partnership with the SMILES program. Please visit our office in Scottsboro or Stevenson for more information.

Personal Finance Classes

Individual or group classes offered by Regions Bank to help establish household budgets and learn how to save through use of coupons, and other savings tips.

State General Fund

State General Fund supports Best Robotics which is a program inspiring students in your county to pursue careers in engineering, science, technology, and mathematics through robotics design.

Community Service Block Grant

Utility/propane assistance for eligible individuals and families 55 or older. $50.00 food gift card for eligible seniors 55 or over. $45.00 public transportation for eligible seniors 55 or older.

Federal Income Guidelines

Household Size Max Yearly Household Income Max Monthly Household Income
1 Person $18,084 $1,507
2 People $24,360 $2,030
3 People $30,624 $2,552
4 People $36,900 $3,075
5 People $43,164 $3,597
6 People $49,440 $4,120
7 People $55,704 $4,642
8 People $61,980 $5,165
9 People $68,244 $5,687
10 People $74,520 $6,210
11 People $80,784 $6,732
12 People $87,048 $7,254

Income limits based on 150% of the Federal Poverty Income guidelines. For households with more than twelve people, add $6,240/yr per additional person.

Office Staff