Resources to assist seniors with emergency expenses and other costs, including property taxes and social security. Townships are the primary governmental resource for assistance; most township websites have specific information about assistance.
All real estate benefit programs are processed through your township offices. Available programs are:
TEL: (630) 668-1616
TEL: (630) 407-6500 ext. 2
TEL: (815) 723-9713
TEL: (630) 407-6500 ext. 2 Toll free: (800) 942-9412
The Money Management Program is co-sponsored by AARP and the Illinois Department on Aging. Seniors over the age of 60 receiving Community Care Program services or Elder Abuse services are eligible within certain income and assets guidelines. Trained volunteers are supervised and monitored by a Money Management Coordinator and insured by AARP. Volunteers are matched with eligible clients throughout DuPage County.
TEL: (815) 722-0722
TEL: (630) 530-1120 (DuPage County) Will County: (815) 740-5350
(also known as “Public Aid” or “DHS”)