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Caregiver support

VA Illiana health care offers a number of services to support you and the Veteran under your care. Ask a caregiver support coordinator to help you find what you need, whether it's in-home help, someone to listen, or anything in between.

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VA Illiana Health Care System Caregiver Support Team

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Care we provide at VA Illiana health care

If you are a caregiver for a Veteran, you can get support by contacting a VA Illiana caregiver support coordinator. We can help with:

  • Getting caregiver assistance available through VA
  • Matching you with services and benefits 
  • Connecting you with local resources and programs

VA Caregiver Support Line

The Caregiver Support Line is available if you need support outside of the Illiana region, have questions about caregiver support services nationwide, or just need someone to listen right now.

Phone: 855-260-3274

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Eastern Time) | Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Caregivers FIRST Program Resources

If you're a participant in the Caregivers FIRST program, use the clickable link below to view and save the program workbook.

One-on-One Support and Education

The VA Illiana Caregiver Support Service team provides one-on-one support and education services to help you navigate the caregiving journey. Use the clickable link below to view and save the download information sheets about our current offerings.