Assistance for energy bills, food
Do you need help paying your gas and electric bill? You may be eligible to apply for utility bill assistance through the Office of Home Energy Programs (OHEP). See current income guidelines below.
Do you need help to afford food right now? You may be eligible to apply for financial assistance to purchase food for your household through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). See current income guidelines below.
- Apply for both at www.mydhrbenefits.dhr.state.md.us. Best way.
- Apply by Phone: Call 1-800-332-6347 Mon- Fri, 8AM-4:30PM if you need help with an application by phone.
- Apply by Mail: No internet access? Call 1-800-332- 6347 Mon- Fri, 8AM-4:30PM to request an application by mail.