Project Self-Sufficiency of Sussex County is part of a statewide network of more than 270 community-based social service agencies that take applications for the NJ Shares program, providing temporary assistance with utility bills to families in need.

For a list of the documents needed for the PAGE energy assistance application, click here.

For more information about the NJ Shares Program at Project Self-Sufficiency, call 973-940-3500 or 844-807-3500.

Funding for the energy assistance program is provided by grants from New Jersey SHARES, Inc., a non-profit organization which assists income-eligible households throughout New Jersey with the payment of their energy, telephone, broadband (internet), and water bills.

For those who are having trouble paying their utility bills, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities offers a variety of assistance programs.

Click here to download a list of the income requirements and utility assistance programs offered by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities.

Help with Utility and Energy Bills is Available through the NJ Shares Program at Project Self-Sufficiency