List of Docs to Bring

Failure to bring all required documentation with you to your appointment will delay your assistance. We require below documents:

  • Photo ID: required for each name listed on the gas and/or electric bill
  • Social Security Cards: required for all household members
  • Current gas and electric bills:
  • Proof of Income: is required for the last 30 days for all household members 18 years of age and older. Acceptable documents include SSA, SSI and SSDI award letters, Pension statement, and Child Support. More information can be found online at

Please note after reviewing your documents we may request additional information to complete your application.


Ross County Community Action seeks to reduce poverty and help low-income citizens of Ross county, OH to meet critical needs and become self-sufficient.

Location of Ross County Community Action Energy Assistance site

  • Main Office located at 250 North Woodbridge Ave, Chillicothe, OH 45601
  • Bainbridge Satellite Office located at 113 ½ Dewey Street, Bainbridge, OH 45612

Within minutes of making your appointment, you should receive a confirmation email with a calendar appointment attached to the email. In addition, you will also receive a phone reminder the day before your appointment.

Appointments can be changed or canceled at any time on this website. You can also make or cancel an appointment at any time (24/7) using our automated phone system by dialing (740) 536-1199 and following the instructions.