KERN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

MATERNAL, CHILD, AND ADOLESCENT HEALTH

1800 MT. VERNON AVENUE, BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA 93306

(661) 321-3000 / (800) 974-2717

www.kernpublichealth.com

  

UTILITY ASSISTANCE

Utility assistance may not be available continually.
HELPLINE
Toll Free .............................................................................. 211 
Provides referral to services throughout Kern County. 211 Helpline
PH………………………………...………………(661) 336-5200
Open 8am-5pm

 

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Community Action Partnership of Kern
(Hours) 8am-12pm, closed for lunch and 1pm-5pm
PH .................................................................... (661) 336-5203
Outlying Areas.................................................. (800) 988-7771
Low-income home energy assistance program throughout Kern County
All utility companies also have Home Emergency Assistance Program (HEAP).

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) CARE Program
PH .................................................................... (800) 743-5000

The Gas Company  CARE Program
PH .................................................................... (800) 427-2200

The Gas Company  DIRECT Assistance Program
PH .................................................................... (800) 331-7593
Weatherization assistant program for income eligible

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BAKERSFIELD
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), Community Action Partnership of Kern
(Hours) 8am-12am, closed for lunch and 1pm-5pm
2122 Q Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
PH .................................................................... (661) 336-5203
TOLL FREE ..................................................... (800) 988-7771

Love in the Name of Christ
P.O. Box 10082
Bakersfield, CA  93309
PH .................................................................... (661) 325-8838

REACH Program
PH .................................................................... (800) 933-9677

Salvation Army
4417 Wilson Road
P.O. Box 10358
Bakersfield, CA 93309
PH………………………………………………..(661) 836-8487
FAX………………………………………………(661) 836-1732

LAKE ISABELLA
Family Resource Center
P.O. Box 2905
5109 Lake Isabella Blvd. 
Lake Isabella, CA 93240
PH…………………………………………………(760) 379-2556
FAX……………………………………………….(760) 379-1257
Case Managed only- Heap Application

Salvation Army/Helping Hand Ministries
Community Christian Service Center
6105 Lake Isabella Blvd.
Lake Isabella, CA 93240
PH……………………………………………….(760) 379-5100
FAX………………………………………………(760) 379-9111
When funds are available.

TAFT
Taft Needs Center
518 Main
Taft, CA  93268
PH…………………………………………………(661) 763-4888
Utility and rent assistance for low income families. 
Only if funds are available

Revised 11/2017