THAW has multiple utility assistance programs available. Please see the choices below for one that best meets your needs.
DTE Gateway Assistance Program
If you are a DTE customer and need assistance with Heat and/or Electric payment assistance, please choose any of the methods below to apply for assistance.Download and Print
SEMCO Energy Assistance
If you are a SEMCO or Hot Flame customer and need assistance with natural gas, propane or service line installation fees, please choose any of the methods below to apply for assistance.Download and Print
Impacting Health through Energy Assistance to Low-Income
DTE Customers and
Customer Assistance Events
THAW is conducting Utility Bill Assistance events in a neighborhood near you. Please click on the links below to see when we'll be in your neighborhood.
For additional information you contact your utility provider or United Way 2-1-1 to ask about other resources that may be available. To help you use less energy and reduce your energy costs, use these 30 low-cost, no-cost tips around your house this winter.
DTE Energy – Payment Assistance Resources
Consumers Energy – Payment Assistance Resource Page
SEMCO Energy – Payment Assistance Resource Page
United Way 2-1-1
Detroit Water and Sewerage Department – Customer Service
- DTE Energy – 1-800-477-4747
- SEMCO Energy – 1-800-624-2019
- Detroit Water & Sewerage Department – 1-313-267-8000
- Consumers Energy – 1-800-477-5050
- Michigan Gas Utilities – 1-800-401-6402