28000 W. Cuba Road 
(847) 381-1924    Email

Assistance Programs

Assistance Programs

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, 9 AM – 4 PM.

LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program)

Applications are available at the Township office.  LIHEAP offers limited financial assistance, based on income, for gas and electric bills.  The LIHEAP application period is September 1, 2021, through May 31, 2022, or until funds are exhausted. If approved, the grant will be applied directly to your NICOR and ComEd account.  Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and the following documentation is required:

  • Photo ID
  • Proof of Income for the last 30 days
  • Social Security cards for all household members
  • Current utility bill(s)

View 2021 Income Guidelines below for eligibility.

Nicor Gas SHARING Program

The Sharing Program is offered through the Salvation Army.  Please call the Township office at (847) 381-1924 to determine your eligibility or to make an appointment to complete an application.

Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and the following documentation is required:

  • Photo ID
  • Proof of Income for the last 30 days
  • Social Security cards for all household members
  • Current utility bill(s)

View 2021 Income Guidelines below for eligibility.

Federal Emergency Rental Assistance (FERA)

Cuba Township offers the FERA program in a partnership with Lake County Government. The Lake County Federal Emergency Rental Assistance (FERA) Program provides rent and utility assistance for eligible households financially impacted by COVID-19. To learn more about the program or to apply for assistance click here.

Cuba Township Offers Prescription Drug Discount Card

Cuba Township offers residents the Coast2CoastRX card, a FREE prescription discount card that can benefit your entire family. You can download the Coast2CoastRX card to your cell phone or print a copy for your wallet.

  • The Coast2CoastRX card is accepted at major chains throughout the country.
  • Over 60,000 prescription medications included.
  • Save up to 65% on brand name generics.
  • Card applies to all family members, can be used as often as needed, and does not expire.

Cuba Township

28000 W. Cuba Road
Barrington, IL 60010

Office Hours:  M–F 9am–4pm

Township Phone:  (847) 381-1924
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Assessor Phone:  (847) 381-1120
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