The mission of Welfare Services is to provide financial support and direction to disadvantaged residents of Schaumburg Township by improving their quality of life, addressing their critical needs, and helping them to achieve self-sufficiency.
General Assistance (GA)
Emergency Assistance (EA)
Additional Services Provided
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP): SNAP, formerly the Food Stamp program, is a federal program designed to help people with limited income increase their ability to purchase food. A township staff member is available to assist you with your application by appointment only. Read more
Every year, residents and businesses share holiday cheer with neighbors in need by participating in the Adopt-A-Family Program. Read more
Drop off hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. After 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, donations can be left with the security guard at the front entrance of the building. Read more
Information and Referral Services - Connecting People to Community Resources