The Douglas County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including Armed Forces veterans and Reserve veterans. The VA also provides housing assistance to veterans who meet the eligibility requirements, as one of the VA programs for at-risk veterans in Douglas County, Illinois. Veterans can receive housing benefits through collaborations between local Douglas County Housing Authorities and the VA, particularly for homeless veterans. The VA also leases land and buildings for veteran housing programs. Veterans can learn more about their eligibility for Douglas County housing services through a local Veterans Affairs Office or the Veteran Affairs website.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Villa Grove IL 9 South Main Street 61956 217-832-3051
Douglas County Senior Centers provide services and programs for elderly members of the community, including emergency assistance, income support programs, and protective services. Senior Centers in Douglas County, Illinois may also offer housing services for seniors, including low-income housing. Some Housing Authorities reserve space for seniors with income-controlled rent and on-site support services. Senior Centers provide information on applying for Douglas County senior housing, meeting any income eligibility requirements, and accessing senior housing services. They may also help seniors complete the application process. Douglas County Senior Centers provide information about their services online.
Villa Grove Senior Center Villa Grove IL 610 Front Street 61956 217-832-9445