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Upcoming Events (Recreation/Cultural Trips)
Applications are currently being accepted for the 26th Annual Community Paint-A-Thon on Saturday, Sept. 7th. Under the program, volunteer teams do the scraping, priming and painting of eligible houses for free. Homes must be occupied by people 60 years old and people with disabilities who have limited financial resources hindering from doing the work themselves. Exteriors must be in need of repainting due to peeling, fading or worn paint. Applications are available in the senior department.
Director of Senior Services
The mission of the Senior Services Department is to provide quality services to our senior population while maintaining their independence and dignity. The Senior Services Department provides services to senior residents of Schaumburg that are 60 years of age and older.
Senior Program Assistance
The Senior Services Department assists senior residents of Schaumburg Township with a variety of social and recreational programs, transportation services, and special assistance in areas ranging from legal aid to medical insurance. Read more
The Senior Services Department works alongside the Transportation Department in assisting senior residents of Schaumburg Township with their various transportation needs. Read more
An Employment Counselor is available every Tuesday of the month by appointment only. Bi-Monthly and Annual Job Fairs are held to assist qualified senior residents of Schaumburg Township with their employment search. A resume is required.
A Veterans Service Officer is available every Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., no appointment necessary. Information and assistance applying for benefits and services is available to all Schaumburg Township Veterans.
Schaumburg Township hosts a variety of support groups for senior and disabled residents of Schaumburg Township. Please call prior to attending the scheduled meeting to check on space availability.
Recreation and Cultural Trips
The Senior Services Department hosts weekly social and recreational activities for Schaumburg Township residents.
Senior Citizens Services Committee (SCSC)
The Senior Citizens Services Committee is an advisory committee to the senior services department. The role of this volunteer committee is to keep the department and township board apprised of the needs of the township's senior population and to work with the department and the township board to meet those needs.
In accordance with the requirement of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”), the Township of Schaumburg will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, services, or activity in the Township of Schaumburg should contact the office of Gerry Bartnicke, ADA Coordinator, at 1 Illinois Blvd., Hoffman Estates, IL 60169-3314 or (847) 884-0030 as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event.
Your donation to Senior Services is greatly appreciated. Thank you!