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Local Area Social Services Information and Referrals

Call or visit the websites to find specific residency requirements, fee schedules, hours, and services. We recommend you always call first to find out if you are eligible for services or shelter.

Online Portals: Visit the online portals to find help

Kane County Guide, Online Portal to Social Services in Kane County,
www.kanecountyguide.org
Contact via website
Social Services Information and Referral

United Way of Elgin, Online Portal to Social Services via United Way, Elgin
www.uwelgin.org/find-help-elgin-area
847-741-2259
Social Services Information and Referral

Local Area Social Services: Find help or Shelter

Visit www.kanecountyguide.org for complete list serving your area

Community Crisis Center, Hotline and Domestic Violence Shelter, Elgin
www.crisiscenter.org
847-697-2380
Hotline, Emergency shelter

Dundee Township Supervisor, 611 Main St., East Dundee
www.dundeetownship.org
847-428-8092
Financial assistance

Salvation Army, 150 South Kennedy Dr., Carpentersville
847-428-5138
Financial assistance

Society of St. Vincent de Paul of St. Monica's Church, 90 North Kennedy Dr., Carpentersville
847-428-5467
Financial assistance

Fish Food Pantry, 150 South Kennedy Drive, Carpentersville
847-428-4357
Food Pantries

Centro de Informacion, 28 North Grove Ave., Elgin
www.centrodeinformacion.org
847-844-1971 Carpentersville
847-695-9050 Elgin
Hispanic/Latino assistance

PADS of Elgin, 1730 Berkley St., Elgin
www.padsofelgin.org
847-608-9744
Homeless Shelter

Literacy Connection inside Gail Borden Library, 270 N. Grove Ave., Elgin
www.elginliteracy.org
847-742-6565
Literacy Tutoring

Aunt Martha's--Carpentersville Community Health Center, 3003 Wakefield Dr., Carpentersville
www.auntmarthas.org
847-851-8600
Medical & Counseling

Prairie State Legal Services, Fox Valley Office, 1024 West Main St., St. Charles
www.pslegal.org
630-232-9415
Pro Bono Legal Aid

Boy's & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township, 3036 Wakefield Dr., Carpentersville
www.bgcdt.org
847-551-4309
Youth Club