Guide to Illinois State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging


Illinois Aging and Adult Services
Web site:

Illinois Center for Personal Assistance Services (PAS)
Web site:

Illinois Attorney General's Office
Advocating for Older Citizens
James R. Thompson Center
100 W. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601
312-814-3374 (TTY)
Web site:

Illinois Board of Nursing
Web Site:

Illinois Department of Human Services
1 800 843-6154 English or Español
1 800 447-6404 TTY for callers who are deaf or hard of hearing
TTY: (312) 793-2354
More contact information
Web site:

Illinois Department of Financial Services and Insurance
Web site:

Illinois DRM Regional Resources Directory

Illinois Nursing Home and Long Term Care Resources
Search for an Illinois nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice or home health care agency.

Illinois Senior Citizen Transportation
Programs that provide for basic transportation and special arrangements for the elderly.

Illinois Senior Care
Illinois seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America, from, providing a comprehensive and user friendly guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
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Illinois Senior Directory
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Telephone: (512)480-9797
Fax: (512)480-9799
Web site:

Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
Telephone: (512)450-0844
Fax: (512)459-6436
[email protected]
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with disabilities.
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Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom. The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
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Social Security Administration

Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
TDD: 1/800-325-0778
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Links to Federal Agencies for the Aging