911 Call 911 and the request “Invalid/ Patient
Service” will bring
Department with Paramedics and one truck. The emergency personnel will
lift a fallen individual, if you cannot get up
out of bed, stuck
in bathtub, on the floor, etc. Trip to the
AARP (American Association of
leading organization serving the needs of people age 50 and older through
advocacy, research, and consumer information.
601 E St. NW
Washington, DC 20049
Email: member < at > aarp.org
Concierge for Seniors
Will shop, run errands, accompany to hospital, take cat to vet, do some paper
work, bill paying, etc. Services offered only in a five-mile radius from Logan Square. Charges $17-25 per hour, depending on
job; 3 hour minimum.
For seniors and
persons with disabilities to reduce out of pocket expenses under the new
Illinois Health Benefits Hotline: 800-226-0768
Illinois Department on Aging
community-based services and programs available to older adults and family
Keenager News: A Monthly Service
for Seniors and People with Disabilities
A free, monthly
publication of the Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago.
721 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60610
questions regarding prescription
Institute on Aging
Building 31, Room
31 Center Drive, MSC 2292
Bethesda, MD 20892
An area guide to
senior residences and care options.
Pension Information Effort (PIE)
Acts as an
information station and senior advocate for those who have questions about
pensions or have problems in receiving pensions that are due to them. For more
information, contact the Chicago Department on Aging at 312-744-4016.
Retired and Senior Volunteer
through the Jane Addams Hull House Association for persons age 55 and over who
wish to volunteer to remain active in their communities through volunteer
1030 W. Van Buren Ave.
Chicago, IL 60607
RSVP of Northern Cook &
Northern DuPage Counties
2121 S. Goebbert Rd.,
Arlington Hts. IL 60005
847-228-1006, fax 847-228-1327
Adult Day Wellness Program
1306 W. Winona
Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Department on Aging
about services the state offers, such as hot meal delivery and transportation.