Useful Links – Federal agency that administers the Medicare & Medicaid programs – Medicare plans, contacts, publications, health care fraud and nursing homes – State agency to help Illinois families with healthcare coverage and child support – State agency to serve and advocate for older Illinoisans and their caregivers – Illinois Department of Public Health – Illinois Homecare & Hospice Council –  Illinois’ premier resource for home care and hospice services – Hospital and nursing home profiles, organized by state – Private Duty Home Care Association