Serving the youth and senior citizens. Human Services provides a variety of services which focus on helping people develop the skills and resources they need to live responsibly and independently and avoid more serious problems which require intensive intervention. Please see our specific program descriptions for more details on what we do and whom we serve. If you have any questions please email or call (630) 719-6670.

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  • Register Today for AARP Safe Driver Course for Seniors!! February 5, 2018 Register Today for AARP Safe Drive Course for Seniors!! When: Saturday, March 3rd 8am-5pm (lunch will be provided) Where: Downers Grove Township, 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove IL Cost: ($15-$20) Register: call Cathy Rager Senior Services Coordinator 630-719-6686 or Joan Nichols 630-719-6685 Class completion = Insurance savings! AARP Smart Driving Class 2018 Flyer
  • Peer-Led Life Skills Classes Promote Positive Social Behavior December 20, 2017 By Denise Freese Dec. 18, 2017 This article appeared in the Suburban Life News SD Edition of December 13-19, 2017 The Downers Grove Township is a local government group that does a terrific job promoting important educational opportunities for students through partnerships and social activities.  Recognizing the valuable impact of these opportunities, St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic ...
  • Did You Know? – Downers Grove Township houses the Fish Food Pantry… December 18, 2017 Downers Grove Township houses the Fish Food Pantry within our building. This non-profit organization provides much needed food and clothing and has been in existence for almost 48 years, 32 of those years at the township.
  • Did You Know? – A host of statistics suggests that American children are experiencing stress… December 4, 2017 A host of statistics suggests that American children are experiencing stress at new levels: suicides among adolescents have quadrupled since the 1950s; only 36 percent of 7th graders agreed with the statement “I am happy with my life;” Middle School students are offered stress management lessons by our Life Skills Teachers. For further information about ...
  • Did You Know? – An AARP Smart Driver Course will be held on.. December 2, 2017 An AARP Smart Driver Course will be held on Saturday February 11, 2017, 8am – 4pm at the township office. Drivers age 50 or older will learn defensive driving techniques, safe driving strategies, new traffic laws, and rules of the road. Participants will qualify for a discount on their car insurance. Lunch is provided. Call ...
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