• Housing Options for Older Adults (brochure, 2014, 11 x 17 - 279 KB) outlines numerous choices people have when planning how and where they wish to reside as they get older. Various community–based options, from remaining in one’s own home to sharing a residence with other people to retirement facilities, are described.
  • Housing Directory for Illinois Seniors (book, 2001) a collaboration of the Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Housing Development Authority, this 265-page directory lists private and public facilities exclusively for the elderly.
  • The Reverse Mortgage...what you need to know (brochure, 2013 - 350 KB) answers basic questions homeowners might ask about reverse mortgages. This special loan guarantees monthly cash advances or occasional lump sum payments that don’t require re–payment until the homeowner dies, moves or sells the home.