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Environmental Database Searcheshttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IEPA/environmental-databaseEnvironmental Database SearchesGP0|#d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1;L0|#0d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1|IEPA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Search the Illinois EPA Agency inventory for facility information.
Locate Reported Sites for Public Water Supply-Related Groundwater Contaminationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IEPA/locate-water-contaminationLocate Reported Sites for Public Water Supply-Related Groundwater ContaminationGP0|#d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1;L0|#0d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1|IEPA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Link to notices and news releases to alert private well users to groundwater contamination that may threaten their wells.
Safely & Environmentally Dispose of Pharmaceuticalshttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IEPA/Safely & Environmentally Dispose of PharmaceuticalsSafely & Environmentally Dispose of PharmaceuticalsGP0|#d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1;L0|#0d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1|IEPA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Illinois EPA has launched an initiative in collaboration with partners in both the private and public sector to promote environmentally responsible disposal of unwanted/expired medications.
Organ/Tissue Donor Registry (Life Goes On)https://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/SOS/life-goes-onOrgan/Tissue Donor Registry (Life Goes On)GP0|#879621d7-6ffb-4ea5-b9bf-0cc94098074a;L0|#0879621d7-6ffb-4ea5-b9bf-0cc94098074a|SOS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Illinois Organ and Tissue Directory is a confidential computerized database that documents a person's wishes regarding donation. Information contained in the registry is only released to organ and tissue procurement personnel and medical examiners after all efforts to save a person's life have failed.
Use Safety Seat Belts Properlyhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/ISP/seat-beltsUse Safety Seat Belts ProperlyGP0|#b772a76d-5a90-46b6-bed3-f89ed7304522;L0|#0b772a76d-5a90-46b6-bed3-f89ed7304522|ISP;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9For adults and older children (who are big enough for seat belts to fit properly ), seat belt use is the most effective way to save lives and reduce injuries in crashes. Yet millions do not buckle up on every trip.
Railroad Saftey Educationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/ICC/railroad-safteyRailroad Saftey EducationGP0|#afe2e942-9206-4b2e-9a96-f107d4ec6d09;L0|#0afe2e942-9206-4b2e-9a96-f107d4ec6d09|ICC;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Information dealing with railroad safety, education and outreach
Become an Organ / Tissue Donorhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/SOS/organ-donorBecome an Organ / Tissue DonorGP0|#879621d7-6ffb-4ea5-b9bf-0cc94098074a;L0|#0879621d7-6ffb-4ea5-b9bf-0cc94098074a|SOS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Life Goes On link allows you to register as an Organ Donor as well as give information about becoming an organ donor
Prevent Fireshttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/SFM/prevent-firesPrevent FiresGP0|#2ab2a4e9-afdf-4d50-b9df-8cff8d5e87fa;L0|#02ab2a4e9-afdf-4d50-b9df-8cff8d5e87fa|SFM;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Services include criminal investigations (arson); inspections for fire prevention and life safety, under- and above- ground tanks, boilers and pressure vessels, and elevators; firefighter certification and outreach; public education; and plan reviews.
Report Child Abuse & Neglecthttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DCFS/report-child-abuseReport Child Abuse & NeglectGP0|#0c982790-b750-4dec-804c-95560d6048bc;L0|#00c982790-b750-4dec-804c-95560d6048bc|DCFS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Every year in Illinois, child abuse and neglect goes unreported. Experts tell us that one in five children will be abused or neglected before they turn 18 years old. When you call the DCFS Child Abuse Hotline, you are joining every day Illinoisans who make the socially-responsible choice to keep kids safe and get families the help they need, before it is too late.
Find a Public Health Program in My Communityhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IDPH/find-ph-programFind a Public Health Program in My CommunityGP0|#6ff001c7-3c06-4458-b753-46509643db01;L0|#06ff001c7-3c06-4458-b753-46509643db01|IDPH;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9IDPH funds a variety of programs in your community. Those programs may be offered through local health departments, community-based agencies, academic institutions or other familiar locations.
Prevent Elder Abusehttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/AGE/prevent-elder-abusePrevent Elder AbuseGP0|#75271ed4-dda8-4840-8b73-630ef421f84f;L0|#075271ed4-dda8-4840-8b73-630ef421f84f|AGE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Caseworkers from local provider agencies - in coordination with the Adult Protective Services program - receive reports, conduct investigations, and work with older adults to resolve abusive situations. Information and resouces are made available at each of our provider agencies to help individuals identify, report and prevent elder abuse.
Illinois Methamphetamine Manufacturer Searchhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/ISP/meth-manufacturerIllinois Methamphetamine Manufacturer SearchGP0|#b772a76d-5a90-46b6-bed3-f89ed7304522;L0|#0b772a76d-5a90-46b6-bed3-f89ed7304522|ISP;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9This database was created pursuant to Public Act 094-0831 which required that persons convicted under 720 ILCS 646/15, Participation in Methamphetamine Manufacturing, be identified with that information made available to law enforcement and the general public.
Air Quality Notifications Sign-Uphttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IEPA/air_quality-notificationsAir Quality Notifications Sign-UpGP0|#d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1;L0|#0d3d6ed8f-e52e-4f2d-baa0-cece157cd9e1|IEPA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Know your air quality! Elevated levels of air pollution, specifically ozone and particulate matter, can changes the outdoor air quality. Register for Illinois EnviroFlash alerts and receive Air Quality notifications for your area.
Tramatic Brain Injury (TBI) Assessmenthttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IDVA/tbi-assessmentTramatic Brain Injury (TBI) AssessmentGP0|#bc36e5c4-bb2d-4dd2-a502-9cf8fcc8ecba;L0|#0bc36e5c4-bb2d-4dd2-a502-9cf8fcc8ecba|IDVA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a temporary or permanent impairment of the brain caused by a blow or jolt to the head. A TBI is often caused by a penetrating wound to the head. Fortunately, there are treatments for TBI available. The first step is getting screened for TBI.
Local Health Department Searchhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/IDPH/local-health-searchLocal Health Department SearchGP0|#6ff001c7-3c06-4458-b753-46509643db01;L0|#06ff001c7-3c06-4458-b753-46509643db01|IDPH;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9There are 97 certified local health departments across Illinois that can provide numerous services and information such as restaurant inspections, immunizations, and healthy living programs.
Obtain Disability & Rehabilitation Assistancehttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DHS/obtain-disability-assistanceObtain Disability & Rehabilitation AssistanceGP0|#831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172;L0|#0831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172|DHS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Find more information about services and assistance available to individuals with disabilities.
Obtain Alcoholism & Addiction Assistancehttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DHS/obtain-addiction-assistanceObtain Alcoholism & Addiction AssistanceGP0|#831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172;L0|#0831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172|DHS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Find support and treatment services for alcoholism & addiction through an extensive treatment provider network throughout the State of Illinois.
Find the Right Long-Term Care Facilityhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/AGE/long-term-care-facilityFind the Right Long-Term Care FacilityGP0|#75271ed4-dda8-4840-8b73-630ef421f84f;L0|#075271ed4-dda8-4840-8b73-630ef421f84f|AGE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Persons ages 60+ seeking admission into a nursing home must go through the IDoA screening process. During the process, all persons seeking information are provided with all short and long-term care options, regardless of income or DON score.
Locate Emergency Food & Shelterhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DHS/locate-food-shelterLocate Emergency Food & ShelterGP0|#831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172;L0|#0831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172|DHS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Emergency and Transitional Housing Program gives immediate and comprehensive shelter services to homeless persons and persons at risk of becoming homeless.
Obtain Mental Health Carehttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DHS/mental-health-careObtain Mental Health CareGP0|#831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172;L0|#0831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172|DHS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Learn about services available to those in need of mental health care.
Obtain Domestic Violence Assistancehttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DHS/domestic-violence-assistanceObtain Domestic Violence AssistanceGP0|#831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172;L0|#0831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172|DHS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Domestic violence programs located throughout Illinois provide safety assistance to victims of domestic violence. They are free and private. Services include a 24-hour crisis hotline, counseling, legal advocacy, temporary food and housing, and more.
Automated Medication Dispenser (AMD)https://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/AGE/automated-medicationAutomated Medication Dispenser (AMD)GP0|#75271ed4-dda8-4840-8b73-630ef421f84f;L0|#075271ed4-dda8-4840-8b73-630ef421f84f|AGE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Automated Medication Dispenser (AMD) service is a portable, mechanical system that can be programmed to dispense or alert the participant to take non-liquid oral medications in the participant’s residence through auditory, visual or voice reminders; to provide tracking and caregiver notification of a missed medication dose; and to provide 24 hour technical assistance to the participant and responsible party for the AMD service in the home.
Food Stamp Eligibility Calculatorhttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/DHS/food-stamp-eligibilityFood Stamp Eligibility CalculatorGP0|#831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172;L0|#0831dc5b4-eeb9-4753-973b-024bb8b20172|DHS;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Determine eligibility for SNAP benefits
Obtain a Copy of a Traffic Crash Reporthttps://www2.illinois.gov/residents/health-safety/ISP/traffic-crash-reportObtain a Copy of a Traffic Crash ReportGP0|#b772a76d-5a90-46b6-bed3-f89ed7304522;L0|#0b772a76d-5a90-46b6-bed3-f89ed7304522|ISP;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9To obtain a copy of a crash report handled by the Illinois State Police, first verify the Illinois State Police actually handled the traffic crash report. To determine who handled the traffic crash report, please refer to the "Investigated By" box located in the upper left corner of the motorist report. If this box does not indicate "Illinois State Police", please contact the listed investigating agency to obtain a copy of your traffic crash report.