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Services for Alzheimer’s Patients

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The state of Illinois has 3 assistance centers that provide services to you and your family if you have Alzheimer’s disease or a related disorder. The assistance centers offer diagnosis and treatment, education and research, and access to clinical trials. The centers are staffed with doctors, social workers, educational specialists, researchers, and other professionals with expertise in Alzheimer’s disease.

The Alzheimer’s Disease Assistance Centers are located at Northwestern University in Chicago, Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, and Southern Illinois University in Springfield. 


How do I get more information?

To find out more about this program, you can contact the Alzheimer’s Disease Assistance Center nearest you or call the Illinois Department of Public Health at 1-217-782-4977.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get help from this program?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

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Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

Green Path

Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others.