Aurora Township offers many programs and services at a low cost or no cost for adults 65 and better who are Township residents.

Assistance services include case management, elder abuse intervention, information, referral and outreach, shared housing, an adult day center, and nursing home ombudsman services. For information on assistance services, please see Senior Services, Inc. or call 630-897-4035.

Recreation and enrichment programs at the Township Community Center include drop in program/luncheons, holiday parties, exercise classes, and computer classes. For information on these programs, please call 630-859-7501.

Ride-In-Kane Services

Click here to learn more about qualifying for this popular transportation service, or call 630-892-1999.

Adult Recreation Programs

Dan Taylor leads group aerobics from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays and Saturday mornings from 8:00-9:00 a.m. Fee is $2 per visit.

Lawn Mowing and Chore Services/Handyman Program

Senior and disabled residents with standard yard size may qualify for our lawn-mowing program from mid April to mid October.

A handyman service is available for small screwdriver/pliers-type repairs. If a job is more complex, the handyman will recommend a reputable contractor.

What is the cost of the Township Summer Lawn Mowing & Chore Service?

There is no charge for the Summer Chore Service to qualified residents.

To register for lawn mowing, call the Aurora Township Supervisor’s Office at (630) 897-8777, during the month of April.

What is the cost of the Township Handyman Service?

The handyman service is free, if it is a job that the handyman is able to do, and that can be done in less than 1-1/2 hours, but there is a charge for parts costing over $1.00. Any additional contractors must be hired and paid for by the resident

How can I register for the Aurora Township Handyman Service?

For information or to schedule an appointment, call (630) 897-8777. There is a short questionnaire that must be completed over the telephone for services to be scheduled.