Share the Warmth

Administered for North Shore Gas by the Community Action Partnership of Lake County, Share the Warmth provides heating grants to limited and fixed-income households. Eligible customers can receive grants of up to $200 on their bills.

How can I apply for a Share the Warmth grant?

Call the Community Action Partnership of Lake County at 847-249-4330 to make an appointment to apply. Applicants are required to submit:

  • Proof of household income or any financial assistance for the past 30 days for all members of the household over 18; and
  • Your current residential heating bill

Who is eligible?

North Shore Gas customers who are having trouble paying their bills and meet the following household income guidelines may be eligible for a grant.

Family Size 30-Day Income Annual Income
1 $2,147 $25,760
2 $2,903 $34,840
3 $3,660 $43,920
4 $4,417 $53,000
5 $5,173 $62,080
6 $5,930 $71,160
7 $8,786 $105,441
8 $8,982 $107,784

The State of Illinois has created a new website to allow residents to pre-apply. Customers can fill out information on the website and it will be forwarded to the appropriate agency. Visit Helpillinoisfamilies.com.

If you have questions about Share the Warmth, please contact us.