COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP- Rental Assistance

Address

2424 Washington Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

(847) 249-4330

www.caplakecounty.org

Service Hours
Monday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

AKA:

CSBG; Community Services Block Grant

Description:

****During the COVID-19 response period, assistance will be available until funds are exhausted. People can apply by calling (847) 249-4330.
1. Press #1 for Services, a case manager will assist in completing a basic application over the telephone
- Calls must be between the hours of 9:00 am-4:00 pm

2. Once the basic intake information is completed, the case manager will confirm documentation needed to submit in order to process the application.

3. Documentation can be submitted via email, photos from a cell phone, or dropped off at one of our lock box locations.
- 2424 Washington Street, Ste. 207, Waukegan, IL 60085
- 1305 N. Fairfield Road, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073
- 213 Water Street, Waukegan, IL 60085
(updated as of 5/7/2020).****

Offers one-time financial assistance for rent or mortgage to income-eligible individuals and families.

Eligibility:

Must be Lake County resident and meet income guidelines as follow:

Family Size 125% of Poverty 125% 90 days
1 $15,175 $3,794
2 $20,575 $5,144
3 $25,975 $6,494
4 $31,375 $7,844
5 $36,775 $9,194
6 $42,175 $10,544
7 $47,575 $11,894
8 $52,975 $13,244

Languages:

Spanish

Program Fees:

No Fee.

Intake Process:

Call for an appointment.

Documents required:
- Photo ID for all adults in the household.
- Social Security Cards for all household members, including children.
- Proof of income for all household members for the last 90-days prior to application date.
- Proof of lease agreement
- Eviction or late notice, if applicable.

Contacts

Program Contact Information

Primary Contact

Program Contact Information

(847) 249-4330

capservices@caplakecounty.org

Phone Numbers

Primary Program Phone

(847) 249-4330

Address Listings

Mailing

2424 Washington Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

Physical (Primary)

2424 Washington Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Wishlist:

-Adopt A Head Start class for Christmas
-Donate school supplies for Head Start children (laptops, bikes, balls, jump ropes, water/sandboxes, play-doh, slime)
-Donate furniture, clothing and home decor to Resale Shop
-Sponsor annual Anti-Poverty Walk
-Donate to Red Box Donation Campaign for Veterans in residential care at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (September 11th-Veterans Day)

Volunteer Opportunities:

1) Youth & Family Services Volunteer: Food Pantry - Annual Holiday Basket Give-Away during the month of December. Volunteers are needed to sort groceries and pack holiday baskets for Lake County families in need. Youth volunteers welcome.

2) Head Start Volunteer: Volunteers will assist children 3 to 5 years of age for at least 1-2 hours, 1-2 days per week for the school year. Assistants help children with Literacy, Math, Reading, Social & Emotional Development and more.

3) Changing Lives Upscale Resale Shop: Volunteers will assist customers; ring sales in cash register; sort, stock, price, tag, organize and hang merchandise on racks and shelves; and/or assist with packing seasonal items for storage area.

4) Program Office Support: Volunteers will be assigned to assist departments with clerical support, such as data entry, phone calls, and filing.

5) Annual Anti-Poverty Walk: The 1st Saturday in May, volunteers load and unload tables and chairs, set-up & breakdown tents and check-in walkers at registration. Other volunteers are needed along the 5K route to man water stops and finish-line concession stands.

6) Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service: We are looking for Volunteer readers who will read age-appropriate books to Head Start children ages 3-5 years old.

Contact Person for Volunteer Opportunities: Lisa Hayes at lisa.hayes@caplakecounty.org

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Date of Official Change:

August 23, 2019

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