Elgin Township cares about its age 65 & older population and wishes to show support by offering this program to Elgin Township residents aged 65 & older with limited income. Program recipients will receive assistance toward utility bills (gas, water, electric).

Elgin Township will award the limited number of recipients $300 toward the utility bill(s) of their choice. The utility bill(s) must be in the applicant’s name and for the current address. Only one application per household is allowed.

The application is attached, but is also available at the Township office at 729 S. McLean Blvd. in Elgin.

Please call 847-741-2045 with any questions you may have.

Close The Gap in Senior Care

A special program for those who may qualify for assistance in obtaining grab bars. Nominate a worthy senior citizen at

Ride in Kane

Eligible riders are individuals with a disability and individuals aged 65 and older. Individuals must live in Elgin Township. Service is provided as funds are available.

Please go to for more information.

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