The Quincy Veterans' Home is located in the northern part of picturesque, historic Quincy in Adams County. The Quincy home, founded in 1886, is the largest and oldest of the Illinois Veteran Homes. It was the original Soldiers and Sailors Home until 1974 when the name was changed.
Sitting on 210 beautiful acres, the Home provides a broad range of facilities and services including domiciliary, skilled and Alzheimers Unit care. More than 400 veterans and their spouses are currently in residence. The Home also provides a special needs unit for care of members with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia.
Sunset Cemetery, located on the campus, provides interment and perpetual care for eligible veterans and spouses. Over 7,000 veterans and spouses, dating back to the Civil War are at rest here.
Accommodations in the on-campus Northern Guest House are available to families of residents at a nominal charge.
IVH - Quincy is located in western Illinois near I-172 and also close to the Mississippi River.
Directions to IVH - Quincy
From I-172 exit 14 (Broadway) follow State Highway 104 west through Quincy to 12th Street. Turn north and follow 12th Street. The Home is on the west side of the street. There are signs along the way.
View / print a map of the Quincy home area through Mapquest.
For further information, please contact:
The Adjutant Illinois Veterans Home - Quincy
1707 N. 12th Street
Quincy, Illinois 62301
Phone: (217) 222 - 8641
Website: Illinois Veterans' Home – Quincy