Below are links to websites of special services within our community. If there is a site you would like to see added to this page, please contact the Health Department using the Contact Information on the right side of this page.
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Leyden Family Services
Youth Outreach Services
Catvando Feline Trap Neuter Return Program
Alley Cat Allies
Humane Society of the United States - Feral Cats
> Click here to view HSUS video on feral cat management
Dial-A-Ride Service Available in Franklin Park
Franklin Park residents can utilize the RTA’s Dial-A-Ride service for assistance getting to medical appointments and for transportation to shopping destinations within Leyden Township and to select locations outside the area. This service is open to everyone and requires advanced call-in of up to seven days for medical appointments and up to one day for all other trips.
Fares are Disabled $1.25, Senior $1.25, Student $1.25, Other $2.50.
To make a reservation, call 1-888-699-6999, 1-800-504-7689TTY.
Cooling Centers Open
Please take proper warm weather precautions. Check on the elderly during this very important time. Young children and the elderly are extremely susceptible to heat related injuries and illnesses so it is imperative that we continue to monitor their well-being.
Cooling centers are located at 9560 Franklin Avenue, the Franklin Park Community Center and at 10001 Addison at the Fire Department Headquarters. The cooling centers will be open from 8:00am to 9:00pm.
The police station will also be available Monday through Friday, from 6AM to 10PM.
The Franklin Park non-emergency number is 847-678-2444. There is an operator at this number 24 hours a day so you can call it at any time if you have a question or concern.
As always, please call 911 if your concern and/or situation is an emergency.