Your quality of life is priceless. Staying in your home instead of going into a nursing home can give you a sense of freedom and peace of mind. Our consultations are free and mandated by the State of Illinois Department on Aging. We can help arrange services such as in home care, caregiver respite and support.

I’m worried about my parents…



Your safety and welfare are important to us. Our services can keep you in your home, provide support and counseling, and help you live the life you want.



Alternatives has been serving seniors aged 60 and above each year since the early 1980’s and has expanded to help individuals 18-59 with a disability. This not-for-profit social service agency has the most experienced personnel in assisting older adults with some of the lifestyle changes they encounter.

Alternatives is your choice for independence.

Serving Western Illinois in the communities of Rock Island, Henry, Mercer, Henderson, Knox, Warren, McDonough, Bureau, LaSalle and Putnam counties. Ombudsman services are also available in Hancock, Schuyler, Adams, Brown, Pike and Putnam counties. Caregiver Support is also available in Scott County, Iowa.


  • Alternatives’ Time After Time Trivia
    Friday, March 29th Doors open at 6:15 PM, Trivia will begin at 7 PM at The Rock 302 1st Street Coal Valley, IL Tickets are $100 for a table of 8 or $15 for an individual ticket
  • 2019 Annual Caregiver Conference
    Saturday, March 23rd 8 AM– 12 PM at The Rogalski Center (St. Ambrose) West High Street Davenport, IA This event is free!