Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging
Eligibility: Older persons 60 and over and persons with disabilities.
Area Served: McDonough, Bureau, Henderson, Henry, Knox, LaSalle, Mercer, Putnam, Rock Island and Warren Counties.
Services Provided: Services available include: Information and Assistance, Outreach Services, Home Delivered Meals, Congregate Meals, Transportation, Senior Health Assistance Programs, and information for family caregivers and grandparents raising grandchildren.
Other services include: Physical Fitness, Medication Management Health Promotion, In-Home, Adult Day Care and Institutional Respite, Elder Abuse Prevention, Ombudsman, Legal Services to seniors age 60 and above, Cargiver Support, and Employment Assistance.
Comments: WIAAA sponsors the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP).
Provides the Living and Learning Series-educational workshops for seniors free-of-charge.
WIAAA is the Area Aging and Disability Resource Center (ARDC), a single coordinated system of information and access for all persons seeking long erm services and supports, regardless of age, diability or income.