Community Care Program

Established in 1979, the Illinois Department on Aging’s Community Care Program helps senior citizens, who might otherwise need nursing home care, to remain in their own homes by providing in-home and community-based services. Community Care Systems Community Care Program assists older adults to maintain their independence and providing cost effective alternatives to nursing home placement.

Who can apply for Community Care Systems Community Care Program services?  Anyone who meets all current eligibility requirements:

  • Are 60 years old or older

  • Are U.S. citizens or legal aliens

  • Are residents of Illinois

  • Have non-exempt assets of $17,500 or less

Community Care Systems, Inc. can provide non-medial support by supervised Homecare Aides who have received specialized training in the provision of in-Home Care Services. We can provide such services as assistance with personal care activities, routine house cleaning, laundry, meal preparation, companion & respite care, essential errands and escort, remind participant to take their mediations and relief for family member & caregivers who work during the day.