2022 VETERANS EXPO VENDOR LIST

MIDWEST SHELTER FOR HOMELESS VETERANS

A non-profit agency that provides housing, supportive services and community outreach to help homeless and at-risk veterans and their families achieve self-sufficiency.

HINES Post-9/11 Military 2 VA (M2VA)

VA Hines health care provides health care and other benefits to the newest Veterans returning from service, even if you are still on active duty or an activated member of the National Guard or Reserve. Talk to a care coordinator about making use of your health care benefits.

ROAD HOME PROGRAM- RUSH

WOODLAND MEADOWS- ACRES OF PEACE- EQUINE THERAPY

LEASHES FOR LIVING

The Road Home Program provides mental health care and wellness to veterans of all eras, service members and their families at no cost and regardless of discharge status.

Proudly offering Veterans affected by PTSD a quiet retreat, free riding lessons and knowledge of horsecare.

A unique program that teaches Veterans and Persons with disabilities to train their own service dog. Through positive training techniques, the student/handler learns how to communicate with their canine partner. By teaching their dog special skills and manners, the student is capable of achieving an enhanced lifestyle.

HUMANA INSURANCE

Humana Honor Plans are available to anyone eligible for Medicare, but are designed in a way that may complement the benefits a veteran receives through VA Healthcare.

NORTH CENTRAL AREA TRANSIT- NCAT

NCAT provides door-to-door, origin to destination public bus transportation for residents and guests of LaSalle County.

McCLEAN COUNTY NURSING HOME

We invite you to visit our home, take a tour, and see the services we have to offer for rehabilitation, short/long term care, hospice, or respite care. To arrange a visit, you can contact Sharon Bounds, the Admission Coordinator at (309) 888-5380.

VETERANS HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION-

CHICAGO

With VA health care, you’re covered for regular checkups with your primary care provider and appointments with specialists (like cardiologists, gynecologists, and mental health providers). You can access Veterans health care services like home health and geriatric (elder) care, and you can get medical equipment, prosthetics, and prescriptions. Find out how to apply for and manage the health care benefits you've earned.

VETERANS BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION-CHICAGO

Veterans benefits help Veterans and their families buy homes, earn degrees, start careers, stay healthy, and more.

H-WAVE

For veterans suffering from chronic pain, H-Wave home devices offer powerful, long-lasting pain relief to target even the most difficult symptoms and decrease the need for medication. H-Wave also addresses chronic inflammatory problems by dramatically improving blood flow and lymphatic action, which is the basis for recovery. 

IL VALLEY CENTER FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING

Provide independence to individuals with disabilities across the community, allowing them to connect, thrive, and make friends along the way. 

BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT SKILLS TEAM- BEST

CAPTEL PHONES

Business Employment Skills Team fuels the prosperity and productivity of business by delivering a well-trained and adaptable workforce.

Qualify For A CapTel® No-Cost Phone & Never Miss The Treasured Moments Of Your Calls. Have Trouble Hearing Your Caller? Now You Can Read Captions Of Everything They Say. Touch-Screen Technology. Extra Large Font Sizes. Large Colorful Display.

OTTAWA SAVINGS BANK

At Ottawa Savings Bank we promise to provide you with service second to none. We have a rich history and a fresh approach to security so you can bank with confidence. We are your friends, your partner, your service provider – We are your neighborhood bank.

LASALLE COUNTY RECORDER OFFICE

The Honor Rewards program is a community service made available through your county’s land and public records office to thank and acknowledge our nation’s veterans for their sacrifices to our country. This program allows veterans in your community to sign-up to receive an Honor Rewards Card and use this ID Card to receive discounts and benefits at local participating retailers, restaurants and other businesses.

ALLENFORCE - VETANK

VETANK (Vet - Tank) is a program that provides a network of all-terrain chairs available to borrow for free by qualified veterans enabling independent participation in outdoor and adventure recreation. This program has also benefitted veterans in need of simple mobility assistance like attending a gravesite burial, enjoying a Veteran's Day activity on a hillside, and getting around local outdoor events that span large areas.

HERITAGE WOODS-OTTAWA, IL

The company is dedicated to touching lives by providing dignified lifestyles that are enhanced by the values of love, compassion & dignity. The emphasis is on placing residents and their families first and helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.

COMPASSUS HOSPICE-PERU, IL

Our goal is to provide meaningful and culturally appropriate care for patients and their families. Support includes emotional and spiritual support for everyone affected by a serious illness.

ADDUS HOMECARE 

Our caregivers provide quality in-home supportive services so you can remain in your home, comfortably and confidently.

IN-HOME CARE CONNECTION- PRINCETON, IL

The In-Home Care Connection team is made up of Nurses, Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapists, Medical Social Workers, Home Health Aides,  Caregivers and Client Care Managers who all have a passion for serving the disabled and senior citizens living in our communities.

IL NATIONAL GUARD RECRUITING

Explore the Benefits of Serving With the Army National Guard. Tuition Assistance. Vocational Opportunities. Career Development. Competitive Benefits. Career Guidance. Part-Time Service. Specialized Training. Benefits: Insurance, VA Home Loans, Education.

HINES CAREGIVER SUPPORT

VA offers a number of services that can provide you with the support that's right for you. Whether you and the Veteran you care for could use some help at home or you just need someone to listen, we're here to support you.

STREATOR HOUSE OF JERKY

Located at 105N Armory Court Westgate Plaza in Streator, IL. I have been in the bait & tackle business since 1990 and now selling quality House of Jerky varieties! Proud to Support a Veteran Owned Companies.

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES- VETERANS PROGRAMS

YOU SERVED OUR COUNTRY—NOW LET US HELP CONNECT YOU TO THE CIVILIAN CAREER OPPORTUNITIES YOU’VE EARNED!

We know the transition from military service to civilian work can be challenging. Fortunately, Goodwill has a long history of helping veterans and their families obtain training to join the civilian workforce.

FLUTES FOR VETS

Our mission is to help our veterans find a calming for their lives through playing the Native American woodwind flute. Our program provides free flutes and free lessons for each veteran. There is never a charge back to a veteran. To learn more about Flutes for Vets of Central Illinois, visit us at our Facebook page ‘Flutes for Vets of Central Illinois,’ and like us. To learn about how to sign up, contact Kenneth Troyan at kennethtroyan@gmail.com.

THEOS AUDIOLOGY SOLUTIONS

We went into audiology to do one thing: Help improve the lives of our clients. Finding the right hearing aids for you is about more than restoring your hearing. It’s about empowering you to enjoy your ideal lifestyle. Whether you’re a swimmer or a theater-goer, we’ll work with you to find a hearing aid that gets you back into the life you want to live.

QUAD CITY HONOR FLIGHT

In 2008, The Quad Cities formed a local chapter of the Honor Flight Network, called Honor Flight of the Quad Cities (HFQC).  The purpose of HFQC is to fly America’s veterans to Washington, D.C. to visit the memorials dedicated to honoring their sacrifices.

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION

The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

Disability benefits provide modest coverage for severely disabled workers and their dependents, including our wounded warriors. Some wounded warriors and Veterans who have a compensation rating of 100% P&T are unaware that Social Security may expedite the processing of their disability claims. In addition, Veterans may not realize they can sometimes qualify for both VA and Social Security benefits.

FLOS ON PULASKI-

PERU, IL

The leading bar and grill serving La Salle, Princeton, Utica, Ottawa, Oglesby, Mendota, and surrounding areas. We offer prime rib, tacos, pork tenderloins, corned beef and cabbage, cocktails, draft beer, video gambling, catering, and much more. We love serving the community in our area and host frequent charity benefits.  (NO ALCOHOL WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THIS EVENT)

POWERCARE REHAB-
MENDOTA, IL

Leaders in Physical and Occupational Therapy Services with Specialties in Pain Neuroscience, Geriatrics and Sports Rehab to optimize patient experience.

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POWER CARE REHAB- MENDOTA, IL

Genesis Rehab Services (GRS), one of the largest providers of contract rehabilitation in the United States, and Power Wellness, a leading provider of wellness and medically based fitness services, announce PowerCare, a joint venture designed to bridge rehabilitation therapy care, and fitness and wellness programs to focus on both chronic disease management and preventative care.