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Important Updates:

The Hanover Township Backpack Distribution is scheduled for Wednesday, August 9! Click here for details.

The Social Services staff of the Department of Senior Services assists seniors and their caregivers with the following:

  • Information and referrals 
  • Energy assistance for heating and cooling (LIHEAP, ComEd Hardship, weatherization)
    • Please click here for more information on the LIHEAP program
  • Health insurance counseling (Access to Care, Medicaid, Medicare)
  • Pharmaceutical assistance (Medicare Part D Enrollment, patient assistance programs)
  • Public aid programs (Food Stamps/SNAP, SafeLink, Medicare Savings Program)
  • General benefit screenings

Social Services Caseworkers assist clients, according to last name.  Please call (630) 483-5660 for information or to schedule an appointment.

 Megan Conway C, D, V - Z
Frances Domingo B, E - M
Diana Mondragon A, N - U

 Wellness Programs

Social Services partners with many agencies to offer Wellness programs on a monthly basis for our clients. Listed below are programs that we offer and you can participate in:

  • Caregivers Support Group, co-facilitated by Megan Conway and Catholic Charities, meets on the 4th Wednesday of every month 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM. New members always welcome. Please click here for information on our Monthly Support Group for Caregivers.
  • Caring for Your Memory Support group: This special group is designed for those who are concerned about early stage memory loss or have a diagnosis of dementia.  This group meets on the Third Friday of each month at 10:30 am.  Please call (630) 483-5660 to be added to the Interest List and we will call to remind you each month.
  • Take Charge of Your Health Programs - Chronic Disease Self-Management program for all conditions or Diabetes-specific.  Created by Stanford University, this program is offered twice annually.
  • MoneySmart for Older Adults, designed by the FDIC and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, includes monthly modules on various topics.
  • Monthly seminars in Nutrition, Senior Safety, Vision Loss and Much More!

Calling All Caregivers!

If you are assisting a loved one, friend, or neighbor with activities of daily living or financial matters, we would like to hear from you.  Please consider taking our survey, available online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/supportforcaregivers. If you prefer, paper copies of the survey will be available at the Senior Center or by calling Megan Conway at (630) 483-5660.

Corporate Sponsors 

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors. Please click on the logos for more information.

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 If you are interested in learning more about our sponsorship opportunities, please see
the attached flyer.

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