Welcome to Oak Park Township, Illinois
Oak Park Township is open Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with limited services to the public.
Important Notice on Phase 1b vaccine eligible older adults: If you are an Oak Park resident aged 65+ and need help pre-registering for the COVID-19 Vaccine as part of Illinois' Phase 1b program, please call 708-434-4298 during business hours. Our Senior Services Department is assisting residents aged 65+ without internet access or email. All other vaccine allocation questions should be sent to the Village of Oak Park Public Health Department via email at email@example.com.
For current information on the Township's availability of services based on guidance from the state of Illinois and guidelines from the Village of Oak Park, please click on the COVID-19 link above. We are following all suggested guidelines from the CDC and the Illinois Department on Aging (IDOA).
Administrative offices and Assessor Services, 105 S. Oak Park Avenue - 708-383-8005
Senior Services, 130 S. Oak Park Avenue - 708-383-8060
Youth Services, 105 S. Oak Park Avenue - 708-445-2727
Finally, here are some links to credible information:
- Dial 1-800-889-3931 or email SICK@ILLINOIS.GOV to have all your COVID-19 questions answered by the Illinois Department of Public Health.
- See resources from the Oak Park Health Department.
- Get updates from the Illinois Department of Public Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organization (WHO).
- Coping With Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks - from SAMHSA
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC) - Managing Stress and Anxiety During COVID-19
Health Connection Hub (The HUB), partially funded through the Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park Township:
The HUB is a closed-loop referral database that helps connect community members to the behavioral health and other social services that they need. Learn more and search for services by zip code at www.healthconnectionhub.org
Flu shot providers may be found through Vaccine Finder. Search by zip code through vaccinefinder.org.
Elected Officials and Board Meetings
Oak Park Township is governed by an independently elected Township Board of Trustees. The Township Board consists of the Township Supervisor and four Trustees, elected at large from the township. The Clerk and Assessor are elected simultaneously with the Board. The Assessor does not vote. The Township Clerk votes only in the case of a tie vote to fill a vacancy in a township office.
All are welcome to board meetings. Board documents may be found at the following link: https://oakparktownship.org/board-agendas-finances/.
Current Oak Park Township Elected Officials and Appointed Officers:
To contact any of the Township Elected Officials please use our Contact Us Online Form and select "Board of Trustees".
Providing locally-governed supportive services to our community.
To be a well-known and respected community partner and the leading provider of proactive, responsive and relevant supportive services for all residents at every stage of life.
We accept our responsibility to manage and preserve the resources entrusted to us to provide equitable and accessible services for all residents of Oak Park.
We are a community of professionals dedicated to the dignity and well-being of all of the residents of Oak Park regardless of their means, backgrounds, or abilities.
We act in the best interests of each other and all of our residents by responding with respect, empathy, compassion, and professionalism.