The Illinois Department on Aging works to protect the rights of senior citizens and people with disabilities aged 18-59 who live in the community to prevent abuse.
 
  • The Adult Protective Services Program works to prevent abuse, neglect and financial exploitation of senior citizens and people with disabilities aged 18-59 living in the community.

 

  • The Illinois Long Term Care Ombudsman Program protects and promotes the rights and quality of life for people who live in long term care facilities.