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Director of Social Services
Kiva Rogers

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Phone Numbers
Switchboard - (804) 748-1100
Fax -(804) 748-1824

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Street Address
Department of Social Services
9501 Lucy Corr Circle
Chesterfield, VA 23832Map this 

Social Services
Energy Assistance Program

The Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Department of Social Services administers programs to help with heating or cooling costs throughout the year for income eligible households.

Program Components

  • Fuel Assistance helps with home heating costs.
    • Applications are accepted from the second Tuesday in October through the second Friday in November.
  • Crisis Assistance is intended to meet a household's emergency heating need, when no other resource is available.
    • Starting from November 1 through March 15 applications are accepted to help with repair or replacement of heating equipment, a one-time only security deposit, and/or emergency shelter.
    • Applications for payment of heat utility bills or the purchase of home heating fuel are accepted beginning the first work day in January.
  • Cooling Assistance provides purchases or repair of cooling equipment and/or payment for electricity to operate cooling equipment.
    • To be eligible a household must be income eligible and contain at least one vulnerable individual who is age 60 or over, disabled, or under the age of 6.

How to apply

Call Hours
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
9 a.m. to noon

  • In-Person

Applications are available at our office during regular office hours, or by contacting the Energy Assistance Office at 804-717-6825

Department of Social Services
9501 Lucy Corr Circle
Chesterfield, VA 23832

Office Hours
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

For additional information about the Energy Assistance Program visit Virginia Department of Social Services.

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