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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Caregiver Resource Center

The Caregiver Resource Center offers programs and resources for both the client and caregiver to help keep the resident safe in their home for as long as possible.  The caregiver must be unpaid and providing care for - 

  • Person(s) 60 years or older  
  • Adult(s) with Alzheimer’s or related disorders 
  • Someone who is 18-59 years old with a disability where the caregiver is 60 years or older 
  • Minor children being raised by a caregiver who is 60 years or older 

 Assessment & Screening

Are you a caregiver for someone over the age of 60?  Complete the TCARE Assessment to create an individualized care and resource plan to help improve stress and resource coordination.  A TCare Case Manager will follow-up with you within 72 business hours. 

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance may also be available to caregivers as described above. Services may include respite care, home modification, assistive devices, and transportation. 

To apply, call Intake & Referral at 630-407-6500 or 800-942-9412 and provide both the caregiver and client's information. The Case Management Team will contact you for further assessment and to determine eligibility. We will work with the caregiver and client to create a plan of care.  

Community Resources

Additional services are available through our office and other community partners: