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The Comprehensive Energy Assistance program helps families and individuals in Brazoria, Galveston and Harris counties with the payment of electricity, gas and water bills and provides service or repair of HVAC system.

HOUSEHOLD INCOME MUST BE AT OR BELOW THE FOLLOWING AMOUNTS:

How to apply:

  1. Click the link to download application – English or Spanish
  2. To request an application via mail contact:

The Utility Assistance Hotline at 713-590-2327 or
The 211 Texas/United Way Helpline by dialing 2-1-1 or (713) 957-4357

Applicants must provide copies of:
PROOF OF IDENTITY FOR ALL HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS
(Texas Driver’s License, Texas ID, US Passport, Military ID, Permanent Resident Card or Matrícula Consular)

PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP OR LEGAL RESIDENCY FOR ALL HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS
(US Passport, US Birth Certificate, Permanent Resident Card, Certificate of Naturalization or Certificate of US Citizenship)

PROOF OF INCOME FOR THE LAST 30 DAYS FOR ALL HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS 18 YEARS OR OLDER, INCLUDING:
Wages, Social Security income, unemployment, SNAP/TANF, retirement, disability income, child support, etc.

CURRENT ELECTRICITY, GAS AND WATER BILL Utility assistance for electricity, gas and/or water Service or repair of your HVAC system

Baker Ripley’s Utility Assistance Program
Address: 3838 Aberdeen Way
Houston, TX 77025

Hours of Operation:
M-F; 8:00am – 5:00pm
SAT – closed
SUN – closed

Notes:
Please note that the site does not take walk-in appointments or provide applications. Please call the Utility Assistance Hotline at 713-590-2327 for questions about the program. Please allow 8 weeks for applications to be reviewed. Applications missing required documents will be delayed.

If you have previously applied using the online portal, You can check your status and upload documents by accessing the online portal at https://bakerripley4.my.site.com/ceap.