Seniors & Special Services

Following is a list of resources to assist seniors and individuals with differences.  Please share this page with friends and neighbors who you think will benefit from this information.

Senior Resources

Westmont Senior Center - 55 E. Richmond Street, Westmont - 630-969-8080  Westmont Senior Center
Pace Dial-a-Ride - DuPage County - 800-952-7511 Pace Dial-a-Ride
People’s Resource Center - 104 Chestnut Avenue, Westmont - 630-852-5402 Peoples Resource Center
The County of DuPage - 421 N. County Farm Road Wheaton - 630-407-6500 DuPage County Senior Services

Resources for People with Special Needs

People’s Resource Center - 104 Chestnut Avenue, Westmont - 630-852-5402 Peoples Resource Center
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Special Services for Disabled Persons - DuPage County - 312-663-4357 Pace Bus Service
Regional Transit Authority (RTA) Ride Card - DuPage County - 630-719-6685 RTA Ride Free Permits
Special Needs Chicago - DuPage County - 630-668-9999 Special Needs Chicago
Seaspar - 4500 Belmont Road Downers Grove - 630-690-7600 Seaspar

Senior Citizen Recycling & Waste Hauling Discount

Westmont citizens age 65 and above who live in an owner-occupied, single-family residence may receive a 25% discount on their recycling and waste hauling bill.  To participate, qualified citizens must fill out the Senior Recycling & Garbage Discount Form, provide proof of age, provide proof of property ownership, and must currently reside at the address.  For more information regarding this program, contact the Village of Westmont Business Office at 630-981-6220.

Downers Grove Township - Human Services

The Downers Grove Township, which serves much of Westmont, has information regarding a number of Human Services programs including Caregivers, Consumer Protection, Counseling, Transportation, Education, Food Pantries, and more.  For more information, visit the Downers Grove Township Website.

DuPage County Senior Citizen Council

The DuPage County Senior Citizen Council (DSCC) offers programs for seniors including Meals of Wheels, Friendly Phone Calls, Well-Being Checks, Yard Clean up, Minor Home Repairs and more. Please visit the DSCC website for a list of all their services and more information.

Dementia Friendly Westmont

Westmont is a dementia-friendly community.  We have created a Dementia Friendly Westmont webpage which includes helpful information and links to various resources.