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Rebate Programs for Low Income Nova Scotians

Service Nova Scotia and Interal Services and the Salvation Army are working together to provide rebates to low income Nova Scotians struggling with their heating or electrical costs due to financial loss resulting from COVID-19.

 Below are the rebate programs being offered for 2021-2022:

Home Energy Assistance Top-Up (HEAT): $400 rebate for emergency home heating or power bills.

Nova Scotia COVID Relief Fund (NSCR): $400 rebate to help households impacted by COVID-19 with their home heating or power bills.

Heating Assistance Rebate Program (HARP): $200 rebate for home heating costs.

*Low income Nova Scotians who are eligible for these programs could receive up to $1000 to help them with their heating/power costs in 2021-2022.