We rise by lifting others, which is why we support and provide programs to help those who are most vulnerable.
Black Hills Cares helps eligible customers in need pay their Black Hills Energy bills or emergency energy-related expenses. The program uses voluntary tax-deductible donations from our customers and employees. We match those contributions dollar for dollar.
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program keeps families safe and healthy by helping with energy costs. Learn how and where to apply for energy assistance here.
Income-qualified residential customers can receive financial assistance through the Black Hills Energy Assistance Program or BHEAP.
Residential customers who meet specific medical and income qualifications can receive financial assistance through the Colorado Medical Exemption Program or CMEP.
This program is available to residential customers whose utility service is medically essential, as certified by a licensed physician, to avoid death or serious medical complications requiring immediate hospitalization.