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Helping People,

Changing Lives

Helping People,

Changing Lives

Kankakee County Community Services, Inc. A Charitable Organization

Kankakee County Community Services, Inc. is a non-profit Community Action Agency that provides services to those in need.

KCCSI is the Community Action Agency of Kankakee County. Our services target the low income and vulnerable populations.

In Kankakee County, we offer:

  • Rental Assistance
  • Shelter Assistance
  • Utilities Assistance
  • Mortgage Assistance
  • Scholarships
  • Back to School Services
  • Energy Assistance
  • Senior Employment Program (SCSEP)
  • Senior Nutrition
  • Much more!

In Will County (Will County Senior Community Services, Inc.), we offer:

  • Senior Nutrition
  • Senior Employment Program (SCSEP)

What We Do

Open doors and lead the way

We provide access to the opportunities people need to improve their lives, to help themselves and one another.

Turn hope into reality

We identify the needs of the entire community, and take action to improve the life for everyone in the community.

Treat people with respect

We treat people the way we want to be treated.

Say "yes"

If we do not provide the needed service, we will link you with those who do.

Give a voice to the poor

Through our advocacy, we seek to make society more flexible and responsive to the needs of the poor.

Mirror the diversity of our communities

Our local board includes low-income people, local public officials, and business and community groups.

Our Mission

The purpose of KCCSI is to help people improve their lives by empowering families, individuals, and communities to become sustainable, while raising sensitivity regarding the effects of poverty.


  • Human Services

    Human Services

    This includes food pantry, emergency assistance, financial literacy and more.

  • Energy Conservation Assistance

    Energy Services

    This includes Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), emergency furnace and more.

Kankakee County Community Services Inc
  • Senior Services

    Senior Services

    This includes congregate dining, farmer’s market coupons and more.

  • Employment Services

    Employment Services

    This includes Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), youth employment and more.

How Do I Apply For Services?

Please contact the agency to determine what services your household may be eligible for and how to apply.

What Do I Need to Apply?

The required documentation is program specific. You will be notified of what you need when you contact us.

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