Some of the Supervisor duties include:
- Chief executive officer of the township
- Chairman of the township board
- Supervisor of General Assistance
- Voting member of the township board
- Treasurer of all funds
Providing General Assistance is a state mandate. General Assistance is a monthly assistance program that assists individuals with little or no income and assets.
Providing Emergency Assistance is an elective program. Emergency Assistance provides assistance for a life-threatening situation (utility disconnection or tentative disconnection, 5-day notice for rent)
There are requirements that have to be met. Applications are available at the Township Office by the front door. Please fill out all paperwork and get together all required documentation. Then call 815.648.2994 to schedule an interview with Supervisor Nancy Lech.
We have a Community Room that is available to Groups and Scouts for meeting use. Please call Supervisor Nancy Lech for additional information.
There are numerous resources available that assist with rent and utilities.
REFERRALS FOR UTILITY & RENTAL ASSISTANCE
3703 N. Richmond Road, Johnsburg, IL
5141 W. Bull Valley Road, McHenry, IL
McHenry County Housing Authority - LIHEAP
1108 Seminary Road (Route 47), Woodstock, IL
St. Vincent De Paul
If you live West of Route 47 – call St. Mary @ Woodstock – 815.334.7711
If you live East of Route 47 – call St. Peter @ Spring Grove – 815.675.2288