Bill payment assistance information for PECO for homeowners, landlords and tenants.
The federal government and Pennsylvania are providing millions of dollars in financial assistance for those who've fallen behind on their mortgage payments, rent and utility bills. Please read below on how to apply for this important assistance that can be applied to your outstanding PECO bill.
The Homeowner utility assistance program is being administered by PAHAF – Pennsylvania Housing Assistance Fund. The main method of application is online (no paper) at
www.pahaf.org. For questions or concerns, their phone number is 888-987-2423 - M-F 8:00am-8:00pm. Homeowner utility assistance is limited to $3,000 per household (total, across all utilities), or 24 months of debt.
Renters seeking utility assistance should contact the agency administering this funding in your county of residence. A list of Renter utility assistance agencies, by county can be found below:
Call 2-1-1 and select prompt 2, then press 1.
Additional assistance available:
Manna on Main Streetmannaonmain.org/need-help/getting-help
or call 215-855-5454.
Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities
pottstowncluster.org/covidrentutilityassistance or call 484-393-5441.
or call 610-277-2570 (Norristown area)
or 610-970-2134 (Pottstown area)
YWCA of Montgomery Countyywcatricountyarea.org/ERUC
Family Services of Montgomery Countyfsmontco.org or call 610-630-2111 ext. 235
Lancaster County Housing Authority 28 Penn Square, Suite 200, Lancaster, PA 17603 www.lancasterhelp.rent
For more information on the Emergency Rental Assistance Program, click here
For bill payment assistance programs available from PECO, visit