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.
COVID Housing Relief Program
Cuba Township is partnering with Lake County Government in the administration of the COVID Housing Relief Program for residents of Cuba Township. Have you lost your job because of COVID-19, or do you have large medical bills? If you answered yes and live in Cuba Township, you can apply for the COVID Housing Relief Program (CHRP). If you qualify and are a renter, you can get help paying your rent, gas and electric bills for up to three months. If you own your own home, you can get help for utility bills only. Click here for more information, and if you qualify contact Cuba Township at 847-381-1924 for administration of the program. The CHRP program concludes at the end of 2020 and expenses must be incurred during 2020.
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 July 27, 2020. Applications will be accepted through June 30, 2021, 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.
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.