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Community Action Partnership
Community Action Partnership of Lake County (CAP) serves Lake County, Illinois with programs that help local families find self-sufficiency.
Home Energy Bill Payment Assistance
CAP administers the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance program (LIHEAP) and Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP). CAP also administers a weatherization program. Furnace assistance may also be available to LIHEAP eligible households.
Rental and Mortgage Payment Assistance
Job seekers may also qualify for a paid work experience (internship) that allows them to add practical experience to their resume. Rental and Mortgage Payment Assistance are offered to eligible tenants and homeowners facing a financial crisis. Tenants living in subsidized housing or with a Section-8 voucher may not be eligible. Temporary shelter for up to 5 days may be provided until stable housing is available.
The food pantry is a free food resource for eligible residents.
Organization – Community Action Partnership
Primary Location – 2424 Washington St. Waukegan, IL 60085
Primary Phone – 224-412-8945
Website – www.caplakecounty.org
Contact Name & Title – Marvin Scott, Project Coordinator
Referral Guide – Send referrals for LIHEAP, rental, and mortgage assistance.