Subsidized Housing Assistance Relief for Energy (SHARE)

Need help paying your natural gas bill to obtain or retain section 8/subsidized housing?

If your utility debt is the last barrier to acquire or keep your subsidized housing, SoCalGas®  may be able to help. The SHARE program provides funds* to help you, or someone you know, clear past utility debt and meet the subsidized housing requirements.

How to Qualify

Unhoused At Risk of Losing Subsidized Housing or Voucher
Subsidized Housing program approval letter or Section 8 voucher.
Subsidized Housing program approval letter or Section 8 voucher.
Proof of failed Housing Habitability Standard Inspection due to lack of SoCalGas service. Proof of failing Housing Habitability Standard Inspection due to lack of SoCalGas service.
Proof of homelessness (e.g. Certificate of Homelessness) Disconnection notice or proof of utility service disconnection

How to Apply

To apply or see if you are eligible for SHARE assistance, please have your proof of documents ready and contact the non-profit partner organization/agency in your area.

Organization/Agency List

  • AV Domestic Violence Council
  • Harbor Interfaith Services
  • Hathaway-Sycamores Child & Family Services
  • LA Family Housing
  • PATH
  • Safe Place for Youth
  • SSG-HOPICS
  • St Joseph Center
  • The People Concern
  • The Village Family Services
  • The Whole Child
  • Union Station Homeless Services
 *SHARE funds will be available one time per year per household and will be evaluated on a case by case basis. This is a program that will run until 12/31/2019 or until all funds are used. This program is funded by SoCalGas (and not through its ratepayers) and administered by United Way of Greater Los Angeles.