Benefits Resources

Benefit Boost, Inc. 
Email: tbodeman@comcast.net
Phone: 847-561-1722 - Teri Bodeman

Family Benefits Solutions, Inc.
1110 W. Lake Cook Rd., Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Phone: 847-279-8506

IL Department of Healthcare and Family Services
Health Benefits Hotline: 1-866-468-7543
The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) is responsible for providing healthcare coverage for adults and children who qualify for Medicaid.  HealthChoice Illinois - Starting January 1, 2018, managed care in Illinois is expanding to all counties statewide.  Most Medicaid clients are required to enroll with a HealthChoice Illinois (managed care) health plan.  

IL Department of Human Services
Phone: 800-843-6154
Benefits Planning Program - State funded program created to help individuals receiving Social Security disability benefits (SSI/SSDI) make informed choices about going to work.
100 South Grand Avenue East, Springfield, Illinois 62794-9429
Phone: 217-558-6326

Illinois Prioritization of Urgency of Need for Services (PUNS) database
Developmental Disabilities Hotline - 1-888-DD-PLANS
A database of Illinois infants, children, adolescents, and adults with developmental disabilities who have needs for developmental disability services or supports. The PUNS database helps identify and plan for your immediate needs, through the IL Department of Human Services.

Social Security Administration
Phone: 800-772-1213