Resource Links

 

AREA AGENCY ON AGING FOR LINCOLNLAND  (http://www.aginglinc.org(800) 252-2918

Resources and Services for Older Adults and Family Caregivers

BJC HOSPICE  (https://www.bjchospice.org/)                  (217) 942-3775

CEREBRAL PALSY SYMPTOMS   (http://www.cerebralpalsysymptoms.com/

 

CEREBRAL PALSY GUIDANCE   (http://www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com/)    

DHS HOMELESS PREVENTION

As part of the South Central Illinois Continuum of Care, there is funding available to eligible homeless individuals and families for homeless prevention and rapid rehousing housing (more medium term assistance) in the four county area.  For further information, please call Staphanie Stahlhut, Program Coordinator at (217) 839-4431 ext. 216.

 

EARLY INTERVENTION  (WWW.DHS.STATE.IL.US/EI) / LOCAL INTERAGENCY COUNCIL -

The Early Intervention program in Illinois is a collection of services for infants and toddlers and their families who have delays in development or who are at risk of developmental delays. The Early Intervention program supports and teaches families how to play with their children in ways that will help them learn essential skills.

 

FAMILY PLANNING

Jersey County Health Department - Family Planning      (618) 498-9565

Morgan County Health Department - Family Planning    (217) 245-5111

GETCOVEREDILLINOIS.GOV

 

Introducing Get Covered Illinois, a new place to find the health insurance you need.  Starting NOW individuals, families, and small business owners will be able to visit GetCoveredIllinois.Gov to find the plan that's right for them.  Coverage for the care you need.  Plans that can't drop you.  Help to pay for insurance costs.  Your new state of health care starts here.  Need help?  Call the toll-free Help Desk at (866) 311-1119, open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES  (www.dhs.state.il.us)

(618) 498-2105 - Jerseyville Office

Department of Public Aid

110 N. Jefferson

Jerseyville, IL  62052

 

The Illinois Department of Human Services, Department of Human Capital Development provides access to cash assistance, Food Stamps and Medical Programs.

INCIL ~ ILLINOIS NETWORK OF CENTERS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING (www.INCIL.org)

As the association for CILs, we advocate for independence, inclusion, equal opportunity and civil rights in

every arena – and we serve as an authoritative source on many critical issues facing the disability community.

INCIL facilitates collaboration, growth and professional development for the staff and boards of Illinois’ CILs.

We also provide related training and education throughout the state.

Illinois is home to:

     22 Centers for Independent Living

     17 satellite CIL offices

MESOTHELIOMA GUIDE (www.mesotheliomaguide.com)

PRAIRIE COUNCIL ON AGING  (Carrollton Office)                     (217) 942-5563

 

419 North Main

Carrollton, IL  62016

TRI-COUNTY RURAL TRANSIT - JERSEY*GREENE*CALHOUN - (www.ilvalley-edc.org)  (844) 874-7433

Passes will be available for purchase.  Rides require 24-hour advanced notice.  Offers Door-to-Door, Fixed Route, and Ride Sharing.  Benefiting All of Jersey, Greene and Calhoun Counties.  Partnerships include Greene County Board, Jersey County Board, Calhoun County Board, Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation.

Established February 24, 1969

Greene County Health Dept. is an Equal Opportunity Employer