The main library is closed Saturday, June 15 for electrical improvements. The Branch will be open 10am-3pm.

Resources for Food Insecure Communities

If you are in need of food assistance, please contact one of these organizations. 

The following agencies are within six miles of the 60090 area code. Please contact each agency to verify hours and availability of resources.

St. Joseph the Worker
181 W. Dundee Rd, Wheeling
Helping Hands in Wheeling and Knights of Columbus are providing food pick up and donation services. 

Donations accepted Saturday mornings from 9-11 am  or by appointment at 224-900-0399. Contactless pick up of food donations.

Pick Up food:  Sunday from 9-11 am or by special appointment.  Call 224-900-0399 for an appointment. Leave name and number of family members. Contactless pick up of food.

Wheeling Township
1616 N Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights847-259-7730
Hours: Tues 9 am-4:30 pm, Wed and Thurs 9 am-1 pm; 
Emergency Mon/Fri 9 am-4:30 pm, Wed and Thurs 1-4:30 pm
Service Area: Restricted to residents of Wheeling Township

Northwest Compass, Inc.
1300 W Northwest Hwy, Mt Prospect
Hours: Mon-Thurs 9 am-3 pm (closed 12-1 pm for lunch), Fri 9am-12pm
Service Area: 7 townships in the NW suburbs: Barrington, Elk Grove, Hanover, Maine, Palatine, Schaumburg and Wheeling

All Saints Lutheran Church
1585 Rand Rd, Palatine
Hours: Saturday 9-11am
Service Area: Northwest Suburbs of Cook County

Journeys – The Road Home
1140 E Northwest Hwy, Palatine
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Service Area: Northwest and North Suburbs

Harvest Bible Chapel
1051 Rohlwing Rd, Rolling Meadows
Hours: Sat 10 am-12 pm
Service Area: Cook County

To find other agencies and services that may be closer to you:

Greater Chicago Food Depository

Feeding America

Illinois Department of Human Services: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Illinois Depart of Human Services: Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)