Cook County Services

Below are some of the services available to Cook County residents. Feel free to reach out if there is anything else you need help with. Fill out our contact form to get in touch. 

Cook County Assessor – appeal your property assessment and apply for exemptions

    • Check here to follow updates on the assessment calendar and deadlines. 
    • Township Assessors:

Cook County Treasurer – view and pay your property tax bill

Cook County Board of Review – appeal your property tax bill


Cook County Forest Preserve – find a location and event nearest you to enjoy the natural beauty of North Cook County and throughout


Cook County Health and Hospitals System – review services and locations available


Cook County Sheriff – review departments including Mental Health Policy & Advocacy and programs like Prescription Drug Take Back. See below for take back locations in the 15th District:

    • SYMBRIA Rx Services
      • 350 W. Schaumburg Rd. STW PWD, Schaumburg, IL 60194
      • 847-490-6271
    • Walgreens, Hanover Park
      • 7350 Barrington Rd. Hanover Park, IL 60133
      • 630-289-4143
    • Walgreens, Mt. Prospect
      • 1028 Elmhurst Rd. Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
      • 847-437-1858

Cook County Clerk – obtain vital records, address property tax delinquencies, find property recordings, register to vote, and more.


Cook County State’s Attoney – Learn about their Law Enforcement Accountability Division (LEAD). Residents can report police misconduct using the Police Criminal Misconduct Complaint Form.


Cook County Public Defenders Office – get help if someone’s been arrested within Cook County


Cook County Housing Authority – discover the beWell resource guide


Cook County Government – watch board meetings and explore more resident services


Cook County Animal & Rabies Control – low cost rabies clinics and microchip clinics


Cook County Department of Environment and Sustainabilityimprove the energy efficiency of your home and save money on your utility bills

    • General information about the smart grid and smart meters – click HERE.
    • Blog post about ways to save energy in the wintertime – click HERE.
    • Blog post about ways to save energy in the summertime – click HERE.