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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Healthcare Information and Counseling

Trained Information and Referral Specialists can assist with completing applications for Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) and Aid to Aged, Blind and Disabled (AABD) through State of Illinois. These programs can provide medical insurance, food, and financial assistance to low-income individuals, families and seniors.

Additionally, the Information and Referral Specialists are certified Medicare counselors through the Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) and can provide information and assist with enrollment with Medicare Part A, B, C, D, supplemental coverage, Extra Help and the Medicare Savings Program through the State of Illinois.

Also, the Intake and Referral unit is an enrollment site for Access DuPage program, which provides access to health services for low-income, medically uninsured residents of DuPage County.

Finally, Intake and Referral provides financial assistance for medical fees, eyeglasses, dental fees, prescriptions and supplies. Clients must meet income guidelines, and cannot have private or work related health insurance, medicare supplemental insurance or medicaid.

A list of additional agencies that may be able to provide you with medical assistance is available through this link - DuPage County Health Care

For assistance, please call 630-407-6500 or 1-800-942-9412 or email csprograms@dupageco.org.