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Posted on: March 29, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Downers Grove Township Provides Assistance For Seniors

DG Township Service

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: March 29, 2022

The Village of Westmont has partnered with Downers Grove Township Senior Services for many years to provide residents with opportunities and information for seniors in our area. Downers Grove Township’s new center is located at 4341 Saratoga Ave (next to the office building at 4340 Prince St.) in Downers Grove.  

Following are some of the services provided to area seniors by the Downers Grove Township: 

  • Meals on Wheels  
  • Dial-A-Ride   
  • Benefit Access & RTA Application Assistance
  • “File of Life” - Medical Information Cards (refrigerator magnets for First Responders)
  • Social Events
  • Computer and Art classes partnered with People’s Resource Center
  • Senior Topic Series (held once a month)
  • Arts and Crafts taught by local volunteers
  • Needle crafts and more  

For a full listing of services and information for area seniors, please check out the Senior Resource Directory.  For more information regarding the Downers Grove Township, please contact Cathy Rager, Division of Human Services, at 630-719-6670 or visit their website.

To sign up for news and information regarding upcoming senior citizen events please join the Downers Grove Township email distribution list

Friday, May 6, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 
The Community Center 75 E. Richmond Street, Westmont

Learn about senior services and companies that help residents of Westmont and surrounding towns. There will be presentations on Home Help, Home Safety, Parkinson’s, Diabetes, Dementia 101, and S.O.S Mobile Driver Services. 

This event is co-hosted by the Senior Resource Group of the Westmont Chamber of Commerce, State Representative Deanne Mazzochi and the Village of Westmont.  To learn more or to register for this event, please visit 


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