Physical Address 149 S GENESEE ST WAUKEGAN, IL60085
What is General Assistance?
General Assistance is offered to residents of Waukegan Township who have no income or financial resources and are not eligible for Federal or State Assistance.
Once eligibility has been established, funds may be applied towards rent, utilities, food allowance and household products. Other needs may be considered upon request.
Applications are available to anyone who asks for them. Applicants will be required to complete an application and provide the necessary forms and documentation before General Assistance eligibility can be established.
This program provides benefits to adults who are determined “not employable” under the Illinois Department of Human Services guidelines. These Clients participate in community work programs, training and job search.
* Must reside in the Waukegan Township. * Must exhibit and document financial hardship. * Must be able to demonstrate ongoing ability to pay after Emergency Assistance is granted. * Must not be receiving any subsidized housing benefits.