Serving The People First

Senior Advocate

Lisa Knight

Lisa Knight – Senior Advocate


  • Provides support, guidance and direction to seniors
  • Communicates with families of seniors who need assistance
  • Assists in filling out various insurance forms
  • Arranges fall yard clean up by volunteers
  • Helps in finding hearing aids and eyeglasses at little or no cost
  • Helps with Senior assisted living and Senior housing situations
  • Plans exciting monthly outings and events

The Senior Advocate will assist in applying for Benefits Access to receive a discount on one license plate sticker and a free transit pass (optional). To be determined eligible for these benefits, you must submit a Benefit Access Application on the Internet. Paper applications are no longer an option.


Please RSVP at the earliest opportunity or event could be cancelled due to insufficient number of participants.

Transportation needs: Please call Senior Transportation Dept. at 847-526-8688

Wauconda Township Active Adult Activities



FREE- Every Thursday 12:30-3:30 p.m. Pinochle, Canasta, Golf, Dominoes, Sequence or a game of your choice to teach the group! Join this fun loving club when you can, bring your own drink and share snacks. Lots of laugh each week at the Wauconda Township Hall. Need a ride? Call Senior Transportation at 847-526-8688.

ZUMBA GOLD – Postponed

The easy to follow program that let’s you move to the beat at your own speed. Every Monday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Wauconda Township Hall. A nominal fee of $5.00 per class per person.

LINE DANCING – Postponed

Every FRIDAY! – Line Dancing  9:30-11:00 a.m. Has returned to the township! Starting November 1st, you can kick up your heels every Friday in the Wauconda Township Hall. A drop fee of $5 per class. Increase your strength, flexibility, and mobility while dancing to great music.

 Chair Yoga

Benefits of Yoga

Strength, Balance, Flexibility, Protection from injury and more

Co-Funded by: Agency on Aging & Catholic Charities