Housing & Utilities

Senior Citizens Residential Discount Program (Gas & Electric)

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This program can help you get a discount off of your gas and/or electric bill. The discount can be as much as $18 from your monthly bill. In addition to the discount, you can receive a fuel credit up to $6 per month.

Please note: If you are an Atmos Energy customer you may be able to get the monthly customer charge (currently, $10.50) taken off your bill. Atmos Energy serves the Columbus and Gainesville areas.


How do I apply?

To apply for this program, you can print and fill out an application or call the Georgia Public Service Commission at: (800) 282-5813.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others.