Federal Programs
Social Security.....1-800-772-1213
Supplemental Security Income (SSI).....1-800-637-8856
Medicare.....1-800-642-6930

State Programs
Food Stamps.....1-800-252-8966
Circuit Breaker Benefits.....1-800-624-2459
Home Energy Assistance Program.....1-800-252-8643
Reduced fee Driver's License....1-800-252-2904
AARP Employment Program.....1-800-252-8966
Housing Development Authority.....1-800-942-8439
Volunteer Service to your Community.....1-312-814-5220
 

Local Programs
Casey Senior Center
2 S.W. 2nd Street, Casey, IL 62420.......(217) 932-5100
   This center has transportation, dining, activities, and is open for seniors during regular week-day hours.

Marshall Senior Center
Harlan Hall, 6th and Locust, downtown Marshall
   Currently under renovation, this historic building will be used to provide a meeting place for area seniors.

Peace Meals
   Seniors 60 yrs of age (or their spouse) are eligible for discounted prices on a nutritious hot lunch. Meals are $2.50 for lunches served at congregate sites or $2.75 delivered to the home Reservations for the meals must be made 24 hours in advance. Call (217) 932-5100 in the Casey area or (217) 826-5541 in the Marshall area for details. This is mostly an all-volunteer program funded through the Federal Older Americans Act. No one will be refused service due to an inability to pay.

Life Center Senior Services
Clark County Offices....(217) 826-5155
Life Center offers assistance and information on services offered by the federal gov't, state agencies and county wide local agencies. Life Center is not a charity organization, is federally funded and relies on volunteers in addition to a paid staff. Life Center will also provide transportation to all seniors especially those in need of physical assistance.

Transportation
see above

Assisted Living and Senior Care Centers

Embarras River Basin Agency
115 S Kentucky St, Greenup, IL 62428...........(217) 923-3113   1-800-252-1152      e-mail
For information on the below and other services provided by ERBA, click on the name above to visit their web site.....

Clark County Outreach Office - Senior Citizen's Center, 114 S Central, Casey, IL 62420.......(217) 932-5272

  • LIHEAP (Heating Assistance for seniors and handicapped)

  • Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program

  • Outreach And Referral Services

  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Veteran's Services