General Assistance and Emergency Assistance offer limited financial assistance to Township residents. Income guidelines determine eligibility. Additionally, limited financial assistance is available through the Salvation Army and the Cuba Cares fund. Please contact the Township office for more information.
Applications are available in the Supervisor’s office Monday – Friday, 9AM – 4PM.
LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program)
Applications are available at the Township office. These programs offer limited financial assistance, based on income, for heating and electric bills. The current application period for Energy Assistance starts October 1. Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2020 or until funding is exhausted. If approved, the grant will be applied directly to your NICOR and ComEd account.
Nicor Gas SHARING Program
The Sharing Program is offered through the Salvation Army and operates in a similar manner to LIHEAP. Each program maintains different qualifying income levels.
Please call the Township office at (847) 381-1924 to determine your eligibility or to make an appointment to complete an application for either program.