Volunteer with SMP

Volunteers with the Illinois Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) Program are working to ensure fewer people in Illinois become victims of health care fraud. With training and support from the Illinois SMP Program and its partners, SMP volunteers provide outreach and education in their communities.

Potential Volunteers Current Volunteers

Volunteering with the Illinois Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) Program

By giving presentations to groups, hosting exhibits at community events, and providing one-on-one counseling, volunteers help spread the message of Protect, Detect, and Report to every part of the state of Illinois.

Call the Illinois SMP Volunteer Specialist at AgeOptions at (800) 699-9043 for more information about how you can get involved in your community as an SMP volunteer.

Potential SMP Volunteers

SMP Volunteer Application

Illinois SMP Volunteer Application (PDF Form)

Volunteer Roles (Learn more about what our volunteers do)

Community Educator SMP Volunteer (PDF)

Community Advocate SMP Volunteer (PDF)

Information on the process of becoming an Illinois SMP volunteer

What is an SMP Volunteer? (PDF)

Illinois SMP Volunteer Screening Process (PDF)

For more information about volunteering with the Illinois SMP Program

Ally Cassity
SMP Volunteer Coordinator
(800) 699-9043

Requesting Presentations

To request a presentation about health care fraud for your agency, senior building, senior center, religious organization, or social club or group, please contact the Illinois SMP Program at AgeOptions at (800) 699-9043.

Current SMP Volunteers

Safety Checklist for Venue Sites

Illinois SMP volunteers doing outreach in the community should work with their local SMP to complete this safety checklist. The purpose is to ensure that volunteers have access to a responsible party at each site and can prepare for any potential safety risks.

Illinois SMP Safety Checklist for Venue Site (PDF Form)

Illinois SMP Volunteer Handbook

We created this handbook for our Illinois SMP volunteers as a guide to our policies and procedures. Current volunteers can contact the SMP Volunteer Coordinator for a hard copy or with any questions.

Illinois SMP Volunteer Handbook (PDF)

Handbook Verification Form (PDF Form)

Illinois SMP Volunteer Policy Documents

Illinois SMP Severe Weather and Disaster Safety Policy (PDF)

Illinois SMP Information Technology Policy (PDF)

Illinois SMP Incident Reporting Form (PDF Form)

Illinois SMP Volunteer Resources

Tips for engaging your audience and enriching your SMP presentation. Thank you to our volunteers who shared ideas and gave input on this tip sheet.

Are They Getting It? – How to Engage Your SMP Audience (PDF)


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