Friday, April 28, 2017 Serving Our Community Since 1850
Supervisor Carol A. Teschky  
Maine Township is proud to serve residents in parts of Des Plaines, Park Ridge, Niles, Glenview, Morton Grove, and Rosemont. We aim to improve the quality of life for everyone in the township by offering services and events with the needs of our residents in mind.

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General Assistance General Assistance
The General Assistance department serves the needs of our financially distressed residents by providing temporary financial assistance and advocacy services designed to help residents get back on their feet as quickly as possible.

Food Pantry Food Pantry
With the help of generous donations from individuals, businesses, and local organizations such as churches and schools, the food pantry provides food on an emergency basis to residents and their families who are dealing with crisis situations.
MaineStreamers MaineStreamers
MaineStreamers is a social group for residents 55 years of age and older and its members enjoy fun and companionship while participating in a variety of activities, trips, and recreational programs designed for the young at heart.
MaineStay Youth & Family Services MaineStay
MaineStay Youth & Family Services provides counseling in English, Spanish, and Polish, programs for at-risk youth, psychiatric services, psychoeducational groups, restorative justice initiatives, and community/professional workshops. All programs are free or low-cost.
Maine Township Supervisor Carol Teschky with Elizabeth Horak
Maine Township Supervisor Carol Teschky with Elizabeth "Libby" Horak, shown making donation of non-perishable items to the food pantry. In lieu of gifts for her 16th birthday, Libby asked for donations to the Maine Township Food Pantry. She is a resident of Park Ridge and attends St. Ignatius College Prep. She volunteers for Community Tutoring Alliance, where she tutors math to underprivileged children and for Ray Graham Circle of Friends, where she helps children with down syndrome and autism.
News & Current Events
CarBenefit Access
Benefit Access offers a license plate or vehicle sticker renewal discount to those who qualify.

Senior Expo2017 Senior Expo
The 11th annual "Swing into Spring" Senior Expo will be April 28 at Golf Mill.

TaxiMaineLines
General Assistance offers a subsidized taxicab program for low-income residents.

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