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Ameren Illinois Economic Hardship Recovery Program

Ameren Illinois’ Economic Hardship Recovery Program provides information on various energy assistance programs, payment options and tips on lowering your utility bill.

This step-by-step resource includes information on:

  • Assistance paying your energy bills, applying for financial assistance and eligibility guidelines
  • Exploring payment options
  • Tips for lowering future energy bills and energy efficiency programs

Click here for a list of assistance programs statewide, including Warm Neighbors Cool Friends (WNCF), a program designed to help moderate-income seniors and families who have temporarily experienced a hardship but may not meet the guidelines of government programs.

For more information, contact Ameren Illinois at (800) 755-5000 (residential customers) or (800) 232-2477 (business customers).