We understand that unexpected expenses or circumstances may come our way from time to time. That is why at Craighead Electric we try to work with our members as much as possible.
If you are experiencing financial hardship, we would like to offer opportunities to help you:
- Call our office before the "shut-off date" (800-794-5012) to arrange a Delayed Payment Agreement. We will defer the remainder of your bill to your following 3 months bills.
- Call our office before the "shut-off date" to request an extension.
- Visit any of our offices to fill out a form for Sales Tax Exemption. Qualifying low income residential members with total household income of $12,000 or less may be exempt from sales tax on the first 500 KWh used each month.
- Contact one of the following agencies for payment assistance:
Crowley’s Ridge Development Council (CRDC): 870 935-8610
Monette: 870 486-2480
Lake City: 870 237-8390
Marked Tree: 870 358-3639
Harrisburg: 870 578-2871
Lepanto: 870 475-6005
Black River Area Development Corporation (BRAD): 870 972-5674
North central Area Development Corporation (NADC): 870 793-5765
East Arkansas Area on Aging: 800-467-3278
Salvation Army: 932-3785
American Legion: 930-3783
Department of Human Services: 972-1732
American Red Cross: 870 932-3212
Mission Outreach- Paragould: 870 236-8080
Peacan Grove - Paragould: 870 239-8472
VFW-Paragould: 870 236-6810
VFW-Jonesboro: 870 932-4611