Need help with your heating bill this season?  Well, if you live in Mecklenburg County you might be eligible for the Energy Assistance Program.  I had an opportunity to chat with Marquette Kilpatrick, Social Services Manager, and she gave me all the details about this wonderful program.

To learn more Mecklenburg County Emergency Assistance program and/or to complete an application, please visit or apply in person at the Wallace Kuralt Building (301 Billingsley Road, Charlotte NC, 28211) or the Community Resource Center (3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 1000, Building A, Charlotte, NC 28208).  Or you can complete a telephone application by calling the DSS Call Center at 704-336-3000.  Don’t forget the dealing to apply is March 31, 2023.

To learn more about this program and other programs that can help year-round, please visit their website at or follow them on social media at:

  • Twitter – @MeckCounty
  • Facebook – Mecklenburg County Government
  • Instagram – mecklenburgcounty
  • LinkedIn – Mecklenburg County

Want to find out if you qualify to receive assistance.  Check out my full interview with Ms. Kilpatrick.




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