Stickney Township Facilities

SOUTH
5635 State Road Burbank, IL 60459 708/424-9200
8:30-4 p.m., Monday-Friday



NORTH
6721 W. 40th Street Stickney, IL 60402 708/788-9100



CENTRAL
4949 S. Long Avenue Chicago, IL 60638 708/458-4126
8:30-Noon, Monday-Friday



LOUIS S. VIVERITO SENIOR CENTER
7745 S. Leamington Burbank, IL 60459 708/636-8850

News from the Township:

New Addition Coming for LSV Senior Center

 

The Louis S. Viverito Senior Center is excited to break ground on a new addition. Two new rooms for art and exercise classes and separate rooms for computers, cards and a pool table room are part of the plans as well as some other exciting additions.

According to Louis S. Viverito, Township Supervisor, “This will be a wonderful addition that will make it possible for us to offer senior citizens more services and programs that may be of interest to them.”

During construction, we have been able to make arrangements to accommodate all programs that we currently provide and staff is here to serve you. Stay tuned for updates!

News From The Stickney Township Clerk's Office

We help register voters---

The gubernatorial election will be held on November 4th, 2014. If you are an American citizen who has lived in the Township for at least 30 days and will be at least 18 years of age by election time, you can register to vote in the Clerk's office (Monday thru Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 PM). You should also consider registering if you have moved or changed your name since you last voted.

 You will need 2 forms of identification including a government issued driver's license or state id. You can also register to vote at the Bridgeview Courthouse, any municipal office or State of Illinois driving facility. It is also possible to register online at www.elections.il.gov. If you prefer to register online, you will need your Illinois Driver's License or State ID number, ID issue date, last 4 digits of your social security number and your birthdate.

Registering to vote cannot be easier. So register and exercise your right to vote for the candidate of your choice. Please make note that once you have registered you will be able to vote in future elections without re-registering, unless of course you move or change your name.

We help you travel---

Stickney Township has been a passport acceptance facility for over 10 years.
We accept passport applications from all United States and Puerto Rican citizens. There is no age or residency limit or requirement. To apply for a passport you must bring in your government issued ID, long-form birth certificate or citizenship papers and your checkbook or money order. For a nominal fee we can take your passport photo at the Township facility. All applicants must appear before the agent. Normal processing takes 4 to 6 weeks. Expedited processing is available for an additional fee and takes 2 to 3 weeks. Fees vary and may change at any time. Call Monica at the Clerk's office at (708) 237-8966 for more information. An appointment is highly recommended.

We help you register your car---

Stickney Township is a distributor of the Cook County Wheel Tax stickers for Unincorporated Cook County, providing residents and businesses a convenient location for purchase. Application forms are available onsite. Fees to the Cook County Collector vary by vehicle. You must purchase a sticker within 30 days of a vehicle purchase or 60 days after moving into the unincorporated area. Stickers are currently valid until July 15th, 2015. Please be aware that the fees are NOT determined by the Township but by the Cook County Board. The Township receives no funds for this service to the residents.


Stickney Township Medical Center Now Offering Eye Care Services


Eye care services are now available at the Stickney Township Medical Center at 5635 State Road in Burbank, from the Illinois Eye Institute. Most major insurance is accepted including, Medicare, Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield and more. (Patients are responsible for applicable private insurance co-pays.)

Residents who do not have insurance may enroll in the Stickney Township Vision Plan for free. A comprehensive eye examination (including glasses prescription) will cost $55.

Call 708/424-9200 to schedule an appointment.


Township Residents Save With Discount Prescriptions

Coast2CoastRx Cards Available

  • Stickney Township has joined other townships throughout Cook, Lake, DuPage and McHenry Counties in offering the Coast2Coast Rx Card, a FREE prescription drug card that can benefit your entire family. Participants have saved more than 60% on their prescrioptions.

    While the card is generally for people without health insurance, in some cases it may offer better pricing than certain health insurance plans. So it is important for residents to compare pricing whether or not they have insurance. Plus, some medications might not be covered in health plans that are covered by the Coast2Coast Rx Card.

    Here are some of the Coast2Coast Rx plan highlights:

  • 59,000 plus participating pharmacies including major chains and most indepdendents
  • Over 60,000 drugs included in the formulary
  • Savings of up to 65% on brand name generics
  • Card is good for the entire family
  • Card has no expiration date and may be used as of then as needed
  • Card is good for pet prescriptions when filled at a a participating pharmacy

Stop by Stickney Township offices to pick up your free Coast2Coast Rx discount prestcription card today. Most pharmacies in the Township have cards available. To download your discounted prescription card go to www.coast2coastrx.com go to print free card, go under township and make sure to download the Stickney Township Card.

 

THE COAST2COAST Rx CARD IS NOT INSURANCE AND NOT INTENDED TO REPLACE INSURANCE.

Directory of Services and other useful contact information

The Stickney Township officials would like to welcome you to our website. At this location you can find information regarding the many services available to Stickney Township residents. We encourage you to take advantage of these services and to contact us at our main number at (708) 424-9200 with any further questions.

ANIMAL CONTROL

Business hour phone – Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 4 pm
(708) 424-9200 extension 2123
24 hour non-emergency voice mail
(708) 237-8962


CASE COORDINATION
636-8850
Assessment of service needs, coordination and monitoring of in-home community care for persons over 60.

CLINICS/COMMUNITY CENTERS

Medical services are available for township residents (no appointments necessary) at three health centers (see sidebar for locations and hours of operation). Each location is staffed with a physician and registered nurses. A clinic identification card is required at all locations.

DENTAL CARE (for 55+ residents) South 424-9200 Central 458-4126 North 788-9100
DENTAL CARE (for elementary school children) South 424-9200 Call for location of mobile dental trailer. Central 458-4126 North 788-9100

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH 424-9200 Restaurant inspections, food permits, nuisance complaints, pest control.

Freedom of Information Act Information Link Here


GENERAL ASSISTANCE 424-9200 Assistance in meeting basic living expenses. Referral service to appropriate aid agency.

TEMP. HANDICAPPED PARKING CARDS 424-9200

HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
424-5570 Street sweeping, snow removal, street lighting, sewer cleaning, branch pick-up for unincorporated areas only.

MENTAL HEALTH 424-9200 Family counseling services, group and individual treatment, psychiatric consultation—on sliding scale fee basis. Call for an appointment.

MINI-BUS 424-9221 For 60+ seniors and the handicapped.

OFFICE ON AGING 636-8850 Provides services to residents over the age of 60 and their families in order to help the older person remain independent and in the community for as long as possible. Programs offered include: Information and Assistance, Senior Advocate (benefit programs such as Circuit Breaker, pharmaceutical programs, energy assistance), home delivered meals, case management, transportation, home help referrals, Caregiver Specialist, Elder Abuse Intervention and volunteer opportunities.

CONGREGATE NUTRITION & SOCIAL/RECREATION SITES
Louis S. Viverito Senior Center 636-8850 7745 S. Leamington

Central Mealsite 458-8855 4949 S. Long
North Mealsite 788-9100 6721 W. 40th Street

PODIATRY South Clinic 424-9200 For all ages—every Wednesday. North Clinic 788-9100 Twice each month—call for an appointment.

PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SERVICES
424-9200 Women’s Health Services Pregnancy testing; counseling and referral services; family planning referral services. Children’s Health Services Well baby clinics, immunizations. Nutrition Services Special supplemental food program for women, infants and children (WIC). Communicable Diseases Investigation and follow-up. School Nursing Services Vision and hearing screening and follow-up. Spinal Screening Chronic Illness Hypertension, diabetic and cholesterol screening services. Community Care Program Provides services for qualified seniors (60 and more) in their home including: personal care, homemaking and skilled care services.

TOWNSHIP ASSESSOR 788-9100

TOWNSHIP CLERK 424-9200

TOWNSHIP SUPERVISOR 424-9200

VOTER’S REGISTRATION At all three health centers and Louis S. Viverito Senior Center.

PASSPORT APPLICATION 424-9200 South building, 5635 State Road, Burbank.

YOUTH COMMISSION 636-8850 – Located in the Louis S. Viverito Senior Center, 7745 S. Leamington, Burbank. Childrens' programs including Pre K3, Pre K4, and Summer Fun.

YOUTH COMMISSION 788-9100 – Located in the North Clinic, 6721 W. 40th Street, Stickney. Kiddie Play Tyme Program for children 3-5 years of age.

CITY OF BURBANK 599-5500

VILLAGE OF STICKNEY
749-4400

VILLAGE OF FOREST VIEW 788-3429

POLICE AND FIRE EMERGENCY 911
In compliance with the Illinois Human Rights Act, the U.S. Civil Rights Act, and the U.S. and Illinois Constitutions, Stickney Township does not discriminate in admission to programs or treatment of employment in programs or activities.
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