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Common Questions

Services and Programs from AgeOptions

Benefits Enrollment Center

The National Council on Aging’s Center for Benefits Access supports 69 Benefits Enrollment Centers (BECs) around the country to help low-income people with Medicare access programs that pay for healthcare, food, and more.

Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Learn how to thrive with diabetes- not just survive!

Memory Café

Resources for Virtual Cafes.

Adult Protective Services

The Illinois Department on Aging’s Adult Protective Services Program is responsible for investigating suspected cases of abuse, neglect, financial exploitation and self-neglect experienced by older adults 60 years of age or older and adults 18-59 with a disability who reside in a domestic setting.

National and State Resources

AgeOptions recommends these organizations.

Suburban Cook County Fatality Review Team

The Suburban Cook Adult Fatality Review Team examines deaths associated with suspected abuse and or neglect of persons aged 18-59 with a disability and older adults 60+ years old residing in a domestic setting.

Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC)

The ADRC offers information to help older adults, caregivers and people with disabilities make decisions about care.