General Assistance is available through the Township for residents with very low or no income. The Township also may provide Emergency Assistance based on the situation and need. Apply at McHenry Township Office, 3703 N Richmond Road in Johnsburg.
In addition to assistance for shelter, food, clothing and medical, 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.
Senior Resources are listed in the Seniors section. Go to the main menu, Supervisor, Seniors to the Senior Links page.