How do I apply for CARE or FERA?

Southern California Edison and Southern California Gas Company offer financial assistance programs to help qualifying families lower their monthly energy bills. For more information about California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) or Family Electric Rate Assistance (FERA), visit any of the following websites:

California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)

Southern California Edison

Southern California Gas Company

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1. What do I need to qualify for LAP?
2. How do I apply?
3. Do I have to renew my participation? If so, how often?
4. Why am I no longer getting payment assistance through LAP?
5. Will I be notified when it is time to renew my application?
6. What do I do if I no longer qualify for LAP?
7. How long does it take to process the application?
8. How will I know if my application was approved or not?
9. Is there a limit on LAP program participants?
10. How do I apply for CARE or FERA?