River Forest Township efficiently and actively funds and directs the delivery of essential human services in the areas of youth, seniors, mental health and general assistance. In addition, the Township Assessor's Office assists residents with appeals, exemptions and questions related to their property taxes.

August 8, 2014
2014 Youth Skills Initiative. click here to learn more

June 5, 2014
River Forest Township Applauds Village Acceptance of Joint Meeting Invitation

June 5, 2014
River Forest Township, Public Library Team Up to Celebrate Seniors All Year Long

July 29, 2014
Sibling Relationships and Rivalry. An open and frank discussion to stop the hair pulling, hitting, and whining. click here to learn more

July 29, 2014
"Stop.Look.Listen." Catch Your Kids Being Good. How to foster self confidence in children by focusing on the positive and what our children do well. click here to learn more

May 28, 2014
River Forest Township Supervisor Gives Keynote Address to Township Officials of Cook County


Oak Park Township Senior Services seeks volunteers for its AARP Illinois Volunteer Money Management Program to assist individuals in the community who have difficulty managing their financial affairs. Candidates should be able to devote between five to seven hours of their time monthly and provide their own transportation. Math aptitude, access to a computer, and the ability to balance a checkbook are also required. For more information contact Steven Smith at Oak Park Township Senior Services at (708) 383-8060.

We rely on citizen volunteers to advise on needs and funding priorities and to help with youth and senior services. Your gift of time, talent and service can make a real difference in the lives of neighbors in need. Residents call 708.366.2029 or
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Townships are units of government independent of village governments. Townships focus on human services, while villages deliver municipal service such as police, fire, parking and streets.


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