The mission of Collinsville Faith in Action is to put our faith into action by serving neighbors sixty years of age and older and persons with disabilities throughout our community with door-to-door, no-cost services to support their independence.
Serving those in need due to age or disability in Caseyville, Collinsville, Maryville, and State Park, IL
Volunteer Caregivers provides transportation services for appointments and shopping at no charge for those sixty years of age and older and adults with disabilities. Seasonal yard maintenance, minor home repairs, companionship, and respite for family members are also offered at no charge. In 2017, CFIA volunteer caregivers drove nearly 34,500 miles.
Answers on Aging provides enrollment assistance for the Senior Health Insurance Program, Medicare Part D, Illinois Benefits Access Program, and Information and Assistance. This program is in place to educate seniors and their families about overcoming barriers in order to receive benefits from various entities to which they are entitled.
Elder Connection is back! This program is comprised of fun quarterly social events and is great for those who want to avoid feelings of loneliness that sometimes occur as we age. Join us each quarter to get together with our wonderful participants to make new friends and reunite with old friends. There is no charge to join us!