Homebound Service

What is Homebound Service?

Homebound Service is the free delivery of library materials to Grayslake Area Public Library District residents who are unable to come to the library due to physical disabilities or illness.

Who Qualifies for This Service?

Any resident who lives within the Grayslake Area Public Library district and is homebound due to a temporary or long term physical disability, handicap, illness, or condition resulting in limited mobility.

Is There a Charge for This Service?

Homebound delivery is a free service.

What Library Materials are Available?

Books in large print or regular size print, audio books in cassette and/or CD format, music CDs, VHS and DVDs. New items will not be available for homebound delivery until after they have been removed from “New” status.

How Does This Service Work?

Homebound deliveries are made once a month. The Outreach Librarian will be in contact with you prior to each visit to discuss your reading preferences and material selection.

How Do I Sign Up?

Call Adult Services at 847-223-5313.