Address:554 S Main StBelvidere, IL 61008Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: Catholic Charities offers limited emergency assistance for rent, utilities, food, diapers, and other basic needs for individuals and families who are experiencing economic hardship. Emergency Assistance Program personnel can also refer callers to appropriate community agencies that may be able to assist them.
Hours: Mon-Thu, 10:15 am - 5:00 pm.
Eligibility: Limited financial assistance based on an immediate precipitating event. Individuals must reside within the Diocese of Rockford. Assistance has to provide some type of resolution to the emergency, either independently or in collaboration with case management from other social service agencies.
Address:24019 Grange RdMarengo, IL 60152Map & Directions
Services: Emergency financial assistance may be available for electric, water, or rent.
Hours: M-F, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.
Eligibility: Must be past-due or have a shut off or eviction notice. This is only a preventative service, so it cannot help with security deposits or reconnecting utilities.
Address:4010 IL-23Marengo, IL 60152Map & Directions
Services: Emergency Assistance is considered for “short-term” (generally for less than one month) assistance in meeting basic living needs for those requiring immediate emergency help. May be helped once per calendar year if eligible.
Eligibility: Must be a Marengo Township resident and the qualifying need for Emergency Assistance is determined by the applicant’s ability to prove that a situation exists that could otherwise compromise one's immediate safety, security, health, or well-being.
Address:1295 Piketown RdHarrisburg, PA 17112Map & Directions
Services: The Church can only assist residents in the West Hanover and Lower Paxton Townships in the Harrisburg area. Limited financial assistance based on completion of a screening application and review by a Mission Commission Volunteers as available. The Church will pay up to $500 in a calendar year for rental assistance, first monthâ€™s rent, heating bills, electric bills or water bills or car payments, car insurance payments, etc.
Hours: Monday and Tuesday, 8:00am to 12:00pm
Address:119 N Church St # 400Rockford, IL 61101Map & Directions
Services: Emergency financial assistance for Rockford families and seniors. Bus passes may be available for newly employed people, up to their first paycheck.
Eligibility: - Rockford residents.
Address:705 Kilburn AveRockford, IL 61101Map & Directions
Services: Lifescape's SeniorAssist program provides information and assistance to persons age 60 or older to access needed services or benefits to retain or attain self-sufficiency or independence. These services may include: energy assistance, pharmaceutical assistance, housing assistance, resolution of issues with Medicare or social security, apply for Medicare D or resolve issues with Medicare D plan, find assistance for home repairs or other needs that threaten the person's independence, referrals for services such as homemakers, home health aid, counseling, etc. Follow-up is part of service.
Eligibility: Age 60 or older. Eligibility requirements for some benefits are determined by the particular benefit that SeniorAssist may help participants to access.
Address:8515 Alden RdHarvard, IL 60033Map & Directions
Services: Emergency financial assistance is available for life-threatening situations (rent, utilities, prescriptions, etc.). Can receive help once every 12 months.
Address:101 Church BlvdHarvard, IL 60033Map & Directions
Services: After receiving a phone call from a person in need, 2 members will make a home visit and provide emergency assistance, i.e. rent, utilities, medicine, etc. Calls will be returned within a few days after voicemail is left.
Hours: No set operation hours; leave message on answering machine.
Eligibility: No eligibility requirements.
Address:16506 Garden Valley RdWoodstock, IL 60098Map & Directions
Services: Emergency assistance is available for rent and utilities. Can receive help once a year.
Eligibility: Must have applied for other state assistance programs (TANF, SSI/SSDI, unemployment, etc.). Must have eviction or shut-off notice.
Address:15813 Nelson RdWoodstock, IL 60098Map & Directions
Services: Hartland Township provides emergency assistance for life-threatening situations as a last resort (rent, utilities, etc.).
Eligibility: Can receive assistance once in a calendar year.