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Government Benefits Connection
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Below Are Links To Other Resources Websites



Links to Other Illinois Web Pages of Interest.



Illinois Aging Services Information



Senior Resource



Administration On Aging



Welcome to BenefitsCheckUp a free, easy-to- use service that identifies federal and state assistance programs for older Americans.



Center for Medicare Education mission is to "help professionals help seniors" through training programs, technical assistance and targeted research.



Family Caregiver Alliance



Alzheimer`s Association 1-800-272-3900



American Cancer Society 1-800-422-6237



American Heart Association 1-800-252-8511



AARP



Elderhostel (Educational adventures for older adults at college campuses in the United States and abroad.)



Family Caregiver Alliance (Clearinghouse for publications, newsletters, diagnoses and research with a resource center for care services, public policy, and links.)



Medicare 1-800-633-4227 or 1-877-486-2048. General questions about Medicare drug coverage, including choosing and enrolling in a prescription drug plan and for questions about drugs available on each plan`s formulary. There is a web-based state-wide calendar of consumer events and professional trainings at www.makemedicarework.org



Medsite (enter a medical or health key work and search)



National Osteoporosis Foundation



Pension & Welfare Benefits Adm



Seniorlaw



Seniorlink Online (This is a national eldercare resource, referral and consultation Web site for seniors, their families and providers.)



Veterans Affairs Department



Illinois Benefits-making the most of public benefits in Illinois.



Social Security Administration 1-800-772-1213 or 1-800-325-0778 (TTY)



Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Costs



I4A`s Website



Senior Medicare Patrol Program



Senior Medicare Patrol Healthcare Fraud Informational Website



Illinois Department of Labor



For answers and assistance to questions on Medicare Part D, other Prescription drug assistance programs as well as "Extra Help" and Medicare Savings Programs, please contact the Senior Helpline at 1-800-252- 8966 or your local SHIP (Senior Health Insurance Program Site)



Illinois Housing Search



Nursing Home Safety Search



Elder Safety for Parents