Low Income Relief
How to Get Started
If you have printer access, you can fill out your application and then print, sign, and submit it. If you don't have access to a printer, please call us to have an application mailed to you.
We're just a phone call away if you need help or have questions.
Click on Application and Print and Fill out in pen.
Remember to SIGN application.
Check that your application is completely filled out and signed and you're ready to submit by Mail or Drop Off. We have a 24-hour mail slot to the left of the front door for drop offs after business hours.
2323 South Fourth Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
Your caseworker will call you if they have questions and follow up with additional paperwork by mail.
For expedited processing
of your application
Intake With Caseworker
Please call us at 815-758-8282 to do an intake during normal business hours if you're submitting your application off our website.
(Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:00 pm)
Frequently Asked Questions
DeKalb Township also processes applications for the following Townships through intergovernmental agreements:
Clinton Township – Supervisor Mary Ann Erickson
Cortland Township – Supervisor Danee Walker
DeKalb Township – Supervisor Nancy Teboda
Franklin Township – Supervisor Vincent Kilcullen
Genoa Township – Supervisor Jim Hanson
Kingston Township – Supervisor Ken Peterson
Malta Township – Supervisor Thomas H. Plote
Mayfield Township – Supervisor Joe Totman
Pierce Township – Supervisor Dan Carson II
Sandwich Township – Supervisor Garry Miller
Shabbona Township – Supervisor James Johnson
Somonauk Township – Supervisor Norm Rogers
South Grove Township – Supervisor Barbara Koehnke
Squaw Grove Township – Supervisor George Bullard
Sycamore Township – Supervisor Amy Mathey
Victor Township – Supervisor Mary Kohler