AdvanceFolk Resources

Check back often as we will be adding new additions to our resource list.

If you are a suburban Cook County resident and need financial assistance with Mortgage, Rent Payments, Rent Deposits, Utility Payments and other housing issues, please call the Homeless Prevention Call Center at 1-877-4-Cook-15 (1-877-426-6515). 

Chicago residents: Call 3-1-1


Si usted vive en los suburbios del Condado de Cook y necesita asistencia financiera con hipotecas, pago de la renta, depósitos de alquiler, pagos de servicios públicos u otros problemas de vivienda, llame al 1-877-4-Cook-15 (1-877- 426-6515). 

Residentes de Chicago: Llame a 3-1-1

If you know of any #Advancefolk (Senior Citizens) that would like to sign up for Meals on Wheels, please have them call  312-744-4016 for the Chicagoland area. For Indiana, call 219-756-3663.

Coming Soon - Alcohol & Substance Abuse Counseling

For more information call 708-251-3345 and leave a message. We will get back to you with information and answers to your questions about this service.

Mesothelioma is a cancer that affects the mesothelium, the thin tissue lining that covers many of the internal organs. There are three forms of the disease: pleural, peritoneal, and pericardial. Since the disease takes such a long time to develop, seniors tend to be the largest group affected by this disease. 

For more information contact Pleural Mesothelioma. Visit their web site at: 

Slips and falls for seniors is one of their biggest risks of getting seriously injured. It can be extremely scary for those involved, and can result in a long hospital stay. We wanted to create a guide that details why seniors are prone to slips and falls, how we can mitigate the risk, and what are the steps for the person and also their family or caregivers if it does happen. 

Check it out:

Elderly Slips and Falls - is an advocacy and support group dedicated to providing all the latest in cancer research, treatment, and aid. Our team has worked diligently with health professionals to compile fact-checked and physician approved information regarding this disease and how it affects the body and how it can be treated. 

For over two decades, has established itself as a trusted and reliable resource for families seeking support and legal assistance in mesothelioma cases. Mesothelioma is a rare and aggressive form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos that requires specialized legal representation due to its unique nature and the complex legal landscape surrounding asbestos-related litigation. With our extensive experience and knowledge in the field, we have been instrumental in connecting victims with the leading mesothelioma medical specialists and legal professionals available on the web.

For more information and support, be sure to visit 

Nursing home abuse has become an all-too-common problem in the U.S. In 2020, 66% of nursing home staff admitted to abusing or neglecting residents in a World Health Organization study. Elder abuse rates also significantly increased during COVID-19. Our mission is to provide families with support, information, and to hold the companies that injured their loved ones accountable.  

Nursing Home Neglect

Nursing Home Abuse Causes

Signs of Abuse

Statistics on Abuse in Nursing Homes 

Our website,, provides comprehensive details on grants for veterans. We have been featured on, hunker magazine ,,,

National Debt Relief, several educational institutions, and government websites. 

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Mesothelioma is a rare and serious cancer that affects the mesothelium, or lining, of various organs. Our seniors community is the population that can be more affected since there is a 20-40 year latency between asbestos exposure and cancer development at a very late age. You can learn more here: