Senior & Disability Services

  Becky Edwards
  Director of Starting Point, Aging and Disability Resource Center
  Ph: (217) 423-6550
  Fx: (217) 423-1697
 

Starting Point is the county’s Aging and Disability Resource Center that helps local residents access long-term support systems such as housing, transportation, in-home services, health insurance, and Medicare. Along with other senior agencies, Starting Point is a consumer-centered coordinated point of entry into the long-term care support systems that serve older persons (60 years old and over) and adults with disabilities (age 18 years and older) and their families.

Programs and Services:

Caregiver Advisory Services

Choices for Care

Community Care Program

Comprehensive Care Coordination

Information Specialist

Money Management

Respite Care

Senior Health Insurance Program

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