Western Illinois Area

Agency On Aging

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  • Thank You

    Blackhawk Bank checkBlackhawk Bank & Trust in partnership with Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago awarded Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging $5,000 to assist our agency in supporting older adults older and their family caregivers in the 10 counties we serve. We are very grateful for this donation especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Thank you for your generous gift and for allowing us to direct your donation where the need is greatest. Your support truly makes a difference in the lives of the older adults we serve and their family caregivers.
    Thank you Blackhawk Bank & Trust!

 

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MISSION


Empower and support older adults, adults with disabilities, and their caregivers by providing quality services, resources, and opportunities to maintain independence and elevate quality of life.

VISION


Lead a network of community agencies to provide accessible, coordinated services for older adults & adults with disablilities to have independent, dignified lives.

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Core Values

Advocacy – Ensure home based and community based services are available to the people we serve
Leadership – Create a standard of excellence in advocacy and service delivery through effective collaboration
Ethics & Integrity – Serve with consistent professionalism, honesty, respect & compassion
Accountability – Be excellent stewards of federal, state and private resources
Flexibility – Adapt to changing business landscapes, funding resources and the expanding populations served

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