Cook County Social Services for the Elderly

Find Cook County Illinois social services and programs related to the elderly. Social services for the elderly are provided by Departments of Aging and Senior Centers.


A Department of Aging is a government agency at the state, county, or local level charged with providing assistance to elderly members of the community. Departments of Aging provide a number of services and programs to promote the health, safety, and independence of the elderly, including health and wellness programs, caregiver services, and elder abuse prevention. At the local level, Departments of Aging are involved in directly providing services, which can include cultural and recreational programming.

Chicago Department of Aging 6117 South Kedzie Avenue Chicago IL 60629 312-747-0440

Chicago Department of Aging 2019 West Lawrence Avenue Chicago IL 60625 312-744-0784

Chicago Department of Aging 2102 Ogden Avenue Chicago IL 60612 312-746-5300

Chicago Department of Aging 3160 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago IL 60618 312-744-6681

Chicago Department of Aging 78 East Washington Street Chicago IL 60602 312-744-4550

Chicago Department of Aging 1767 East 79th Street Chicago IL 60649 312-747-0189

Illinois State Department of Aging 160 North LaSalle Street Chicago IL 60601 312-814-2630


A Senior Center is a local organization that provides programming and services for older members of the community. Senior Centers offer a variety of programming, including cultural and recreational events, classes on nutrition, fitness, and wellbeing, and technology assistance. Senior Centers also help area seniors access social services for the elderly by providing workshops on senior rights, access to Medicare, and transportation assistance.

Cook County IL Senior Center 9238 Gross Point Road Skokie IL 60077 847-679-2995

Cook County Illinois Senior Center 1704 East End Avenue Chicago Heights IL 60411 708-755-0216

Cook County Senior Center 2300 Noyes Court Evanston IL 60201 847-328-7190

Niles Illinois Senior Center 999 Civic Center Drive Niles IL 60714 847-588-8420

Rolling Meadows Senior Center 3705 Pheasant Drive Rolling Meadows IL 60008 847-818-3205

Rosemont Village Senior Center 10039 East Higgins Road Rosemont IL 60018 847-825-7692

South Chicago Heights Senior Center 3140 Enterprise Park Avenue South Chicago Heights IL 60411 708-755-7903

Stickney Township Senior Center 7745 Leamington Avenue Burbank IL 60459 708-636-8850

Wheeling Pavilion Senior Center 199 North 1st Street Wheeling IL 60090 847-459-2670