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 Calhoun counties. Caregiver Support is also available in Scott County, Iowa.


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  • 2020 Caregiver Conference
    POSTPONED Golden Leaf Banquet Hall in Davenport. *Caregiver Conference Flyer*
  • Alternatives’ Trivia Fundraiser – November 6
    *Flyer inside* Save the Date for the 2020 Alternatives’ Time After Time Trivia Fundraiser!!!!! This is a fun, all ages event! All proceeds will go directly to the services we provide! Form a team, volunteer or help get the word out! See you there!!   Friday, November 6 at Oakwood County […]

Human Services Matter to All of Us

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