Northwestern Illinois

Area Agency on Aging



Many additional senior websites are available including:

U.S. Administration on Aging; This website provides information on aging statistics, grants and other useful information.

This website established by the Health Care Financing Administration, is the official government website for Medicare information containing information on how to choose a nursing or a home care agency, discount cards and prescription drug coverage, how to find a physician and other useful information.

State of illinois Home Page including links to legislation, state legislators and more.

Illinois Department on Aging

A nationwide toll-free service, helps older adults and their caregivers find local services for seniors. To search the Eldercare Locator on the web, enter your state and zip code.

Online application for food stamps, medical and cash assistance. An eligibility calculator screens for eligibility. A childcare calculator determines child care needs.

Contains a presidential voter guide.

Prairie State Legal Services

A website of legal self-help and referrals including consumer, education, health, housing, wills and planning, and public benefits.

Illinois Alzheimers Organization

Illinois Area Agencies on Aging



















NIAAA is a participating in the Illinois SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) Program. The SMP program empowers consumers to prevent, detect and report health care fraud. We do this by providing outreach and education on health care fraud topics. The Illinois SMP program is funded by the Administration on Aging and is administered by AgeOptions. .


Illinois Coalition on Mental Health and Aging