Critical Bill Assistance
Help a struggling family with a concrete, immediate need.It's so dark inside--And so cold.
You reach for the light switch but the lights don't go on.
The heater doesn't work and even the refrigerator's reassuring hum is missing.
A second notice came from the electric company—the one where they threatened to turn off the electricity but there was no money to pay.
The Lema’an Achai office receives frantic phone calls from families left without water, gas or electricity. These families are unable to afford basic necessities and pay their monthly utility bills. Lema’an Achai writes out checks to the utility companies to help cover our clients' outstanding bills - only one such bill is allowed every six months to prevent habitual dependence, and we provide budget counselling to help them fix their underlying financial problems.