Elder Rights Specialist Program
1-855-410-6222 Toll Free MILESTONES Area Agency on Aging, Elder Rights Program focuses on the prevention, intervention and reporting of Elder Abuse against individuals age 60 and up. Empowering older Iowans to sustain their own independence. Offering a responsive system that accepts all referrals concerning elder abuse, neglect or exploitation. Collaborating with community providers concerned for the safety and well-being of older people. Assuring that older individuals have access to community supports and services. Educate individuals on their right to be free of violence and exploitation while providing solution focused options to increase safety.
Home Delivered Meals
509 Jefferson Street
Burlington, IA 52601
400 Washington Street Burlington, IA 52601
Tutoring / Reading with school children, journaling project volunteers with students in the 4th-6th grades, Entertainers, singers & dancers; Nursing home activity volunteers; Summer Reading Program volunteers; Craft Projects ( knitting, crocheting, quilting, sewing); Senior center volunteers; Delivery of meals to homebound; Transportation assistance; Clerical assistance; Court Mediation; Librar assistance; Hospital volunteers; Museum services; Friendly visitng and many more.
501 Jefferson Street Burlington, IA 52601
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Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
1221 S. Gear Avenue West Burlington, IA 52655
SHIIP is a free, confidential service of the State of Iowa that provides unbiased information to help Iowans make decisions about Medicare and other health coverage
Social Security Office (Local)
1-800-772-1213 / 1-866.338.4183
3920 Division Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am-3 pm
Wednesday 9am-12 noon
Closed: New Years Day, Martin Luther King JR Birthday, Washington's Birthday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas
Veterans Memorial Hospital
1-319-338-0581 or 1-866-687-7382
601 Highway 6 West Iowa City, IA 52246-2208
24 hours a day
The Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System is a comprehensive tertiary health care center, teaching hospital, and research facility. Referrals are accepted from VA Medical Centers throughout the nation for complex diagnostic and treatment modalities. The Iowa City facility is known for a wide range of specialized medical programs. It has a strong and effective affiliation with the University of Iowa College of Medicine. The Medical Center operates 83 beds, including 43 medicine/neurology beds, 25 surgery, and 10 intensive care beds, and 15 psychiatry beds. The Medical Center operates seven community based outpatient clinics in Bettendorf, Waterloo, Dubuque, Cedar Rapids, and Ottumwa, Iowa; and Galesburg and Quincy, Illinois. The Medical Center also operates a satelite outpatient clinic in Coralville, Iowa.