The Senior Resource Center provides a wide range of services to the senior citizens
in Northwest Illinois (Stephenson and Jo Daviess Counties). The services are provided
by both dedicated professional staff and trained volunteers. Services fall into the
following functional areas.
Information & Assistance - The I&A Specialists are trained to provide people with
current information on the opportunities and services available to mature adults.
Adult Protective Services - Elder abuse happens all too frequently and to people in all segments
of society. A trained and dedicated case manager is on call 24 hours a day and 7
days a weeks to provide assistance to victims of abuse.
Care Coordination - The Senior Resource Center provides free, confidential Comprehensive
Care Coordination – assessment and care planning for senior adults, ages 60 and over,
regardless of income level.
Transportation - Unlike other public transportation which is often limited to curbside
service or is very expensive, the Senior Resource Center provides “through the door”
service. This extra help can be the determining factor in someone living independently.
Programs - The Senior Resource Center hosts a variety of programs designed to help
seniors maintain their independence. Among these programs is AARP Tax-Aide, AARP
Safe Driving and a variety of educational and support programs.