Barrington, IL
Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources in and near Barrington, IL here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 65 food pantries in the Barrington, IL area.

Utility & Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 38 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Barrington, IL area.

Homeless Shelters

Temporary free housing for people in need. There are 53 homeless shelters in the Barrington, Illinois area.


Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 31 programs in the Barrington area that offer clothing and other necessities.

Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 15 child care programs in Barrington, Illinois.

Payday Loans

Payday Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress. There are 8 cash loan programs available to residents in the Barrington, Illinois area.

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Palatine, IL: 7 miles away
Posted: August 18, 2018

My family has been homeless for three years on and off. i have two daughters ages one and three. ive been married to my husband for almost three years. we don't have much help from any family or frien...

Palatine, IL: 7 miles away
Posted: August 18, 2018

Hello, I am introducing myself in hopes that there is someone out there that can help me, my fiance & my 2 children in our time of hardship. We moved to the suburbs from the inner city og Chicago 2 ye...

Palatine, IL: 7 miles away
Posted: August 18, 2018

Hello, On 1/15/16 lost my job. I was approved for unemployment. On 10/14/15, I was informed my unemployment ended. In addition, after losing my job I realized I needed to apply for social securi...

Hoffman Estates, IL: 9 miles away
Posted: August 18, 2018

Hi I am a mom of 3 boys, one of which is a disabled vet that I am left to care for. He is 29. I will be caring for him for the rest of my life. We just had a death in the family and our family had to ...

Dundee, IL: 9 miles away
Posted: August 18, 2018

I recently lost my temp job, I was already living paycheck to paycheck, I have customer service experience but cnt find work, unemployment say I don't have money in the quarter to file. its been over ...

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