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Senior Services, A Division of Effingham City/County
Committee On Aging, has been serving the older adults
for over 40 years as a resource center and advocating
for our senior population. We are staffed with a knowledgeable
group of employees that are trained and certified with State
and Federal agencies and are dedicated to assisting seniors
remain healthy and living independently in the comfort of their
own home. If you are in need of services or don't know where to
go call your local Senior Services office for assistance.



ECCOA's Mission Statement:

The Mission of this agency is: To elevate the quality of life for the county's older population by providing a single and familiar focal point for the delivery of services to the elderly, by offering these services directly or via linkage to the network of available assistance; to support older persons in their efforts to live independently in their own homes as an alternative to premature or inappropriate institutionalization and to serve as advocates for the aging population and it's interest.


209 South Merchant Street
Effingham, IL 62401
Phone: (217) 347-5569


Senior Services of Effingham County Does Not Discriminate In Admission Programs or Treatment of Employment In Programs or Activities In Compliance with the Illinois Human Rights Act; The Age Discrimination Act; The Age Discrimination in Employment Act; And the U.S. Constitution. If you feel you have been discriminated against, you have the right to file a complaint with the illinois department on aging. For Information call 1-800-252-8966 (voice & TDD), or contact the executive director of senior serivces of effingham county at 217-347-5569 This website has been created or produced by Senior Services with financial assistance, in whole or in part, throug a grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the Federal Medicare Agency.