General Assistance is on-going monthly grant re-determined every 30 days, for residents with very low or no income.
McHenry Township is now offering emergency assistance to their residents. This is available once in twelve months.
McHenry Township is also a satellite for Salvation Army assistance which is given on an as-needed basis.
You can apply for assistance at McHenry Township Office, 3703 No. Richmond Rd. Johnsburg, IL 60051
In addition to general assistance, emergency and Salvation Army assistance, the staff of the Supervisor’s office will work with residents to connect them to employment and other sources of assistance.
Applications are available for General Assistance at McHenry Township office or you may print out an application and supporting document here. This application will also be used for emergency assistance
Senior Resources are listed in the Seniors section. Go to the main menu, Supervisor, Seniors to the Senior Links page.