Ames, IA Energy Assistance Offices

Welcome to our Ames listing page. We provide listings for low income families who need help paying their electric bills. lists programs sponsored by local governments as well as non-profit organizations designed to assist low-income individuals and families with utility bills.
Federal funds are available to subsidize electric and heating bills in Ames, Iowa.

Federal programs like the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists low income households in meeting their immediate home energy needs, we provide local listings of Home Energy Assistance Programs in your area.

Ames Department of Planning and Housing

515 Clark Avenue Room 214
Ames, IA - 50010
(515) 239-5400;

Emergency Residence Project

225 S. Kellogg (515) 232-8075 -
Ames, IA - 50010
(515) 232-8075;

MICA Story County Family Development Center

125 South Third Street Suite 100(515) 956-3333 -
Ames, IA - 50010
(515) 956-3333;

Area Ames, IA Energy / Utility Assistance Offices

Due to the lack of energy assistance resources in Ames, IA, we have added additional offices in the area that may assist in your search.

Proteus, Inc. - Des Moines

3850 Merle Hay Road Suite 500(515) 271-5303 -
Des Moines, IA - 50310
(515) 271-5303;