Social Services

Social Services COVID-19 Update

If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health emergency please dial 911.

A Social Services phone number is available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Voicemail picks up calls outside of these hours. All calls are returned as soon as possible.

For housing or food insecurity, please click on the links below as most agencies are still operating, however some are on a modified schedule

Quick-resource-guide

People’s Resource Center Modified Hours

Information about unemployment benefits here. I am happy to help anyone remotely with their application.

Questions about stimulus checks? Find answers here.

Information about emergency SNAP benefits

Interactive map for free wifi locations http://illinois.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=23e8046edd2940bc8ad3ad1725e47cd0

For information about DuPage County Property Taxes

Please take care of yourselves and loved ones and be well!

Social Work Office Hours

Office hours have been suspended at this time. However, Tracey is available to meet with you virtually by appointment. Please call 331-642-0814 or email tracey.orick@elmlib.org. Be well!

Contact Information

We can connect you with services for:

  • Food
  • Mental health
  • Housing
  • Substance abuse
  • Employment
  • Social Security
  • Benefits
  • Domestic issues

Resources

Links to places outside the Library

In the News

Dec. 10, 2019
Elmhurst Public Library Adds Social Worker to Staff

Dec. 20, 2019
Social services a new chapter in Elmhurst library offerings [published in Suburban Life, Dec. 20, 2019]

Social Service Programs

See events hosted at the Library