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
Online database available to anyone looking for basic needs, crisis and mental health services, financial assistance, health care, support groups, etc.
Immigrants Like Us
A non-profit that helps you prepare immigration forms for free.
Kane County Behavioral Health Council
Northnern Kane County Crisis Line: 847-697-2380
An alliance dedicated to improving mental health services for children, adults and families in their communities.
United Way of Elgin, Online Portal to Social Services via United Way, Elgin
Social Services Information and Referral
Local Area Social Services: Find help or Shelter
Community Crisis Center, Hotline and Domestic Violence Shelter, Elgin
Hotline, Emergency shelter
Dundee Township Supervisor, 611 Main St., East Dundee
Salvation Army, 150 South Kennedy Dr., Carpentersville
Alianza Hispanoamericana, 600 Spring Hill Ring Road, Suite 107, West Dundee
Immigration assistance. Bilingual. Accredited by the Department of Justice.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of St. Monica's Church, 90 North Kennedy Dr., Carpentersville
Fish Food Pantry, 150 South Kennedy Drive, Carpentersville
Centro de Informacion, 28 North Grove Ave., Elgin
Social services advocacy. Bilingual.
PADS of Elgin, 1730 Berkley St., Elgin
Literacy Connection inside Gail Borden Library, 270 N. Grove Ave., Elgin
Aunt Martha's--Carpentersville Community Health Center, 3003 Wakefield Dr., Carpentersville
Medical & Counseling
Prairie State Legal Services, Fox Valley Office, 1024 West Main St., St. Charles
Pro Bono Legal Aid
Boy's & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township, 20 South Grove, Suite 201, Carpentersville