Local Services & Resources


Follow the links below

Public Safety / Emergency Services

Police Department – EMERGENCY Dial 9-1-1
Fire Department – EMERGENCY Dial 9-1-1

Senior Services

Assistance and Special Services – Seniors, low income, veterans, disabled, health, etc.
Seniors Resources

General Assistance / Veterans Assistance / Low Income Services

Shannon / Lanark Food Pantry – 815/864-2130
Rock Creek-Lima Township – 815/493-9960
Carroll County Veterans Assistance Commission – 815/244-0226

Schools / Learning / Education Services

Eastland School District #308
Highland Community College
Highland Community College Business Institute
Lanark Public Library

Civic / Social / Recreational

Clubs & Organizations
Recreation & Tourism

Real Estate / Rentals / Lodging Sevices

Housing & Property

Utilities / Media / Other

Utilities, Media, and Other Services


Regional Assistance & Services

Regional community assistance organization that provide assistance, counseling or other services for: low income, seniors, abuse, disability, health, etc.

Tri-County Opportunities Council
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) – The LIHEAP Program is designed to help eligible low-income households pay for winter energy services.
American Red Cross
Child Abuse Hotline
Tyler Justice Center for Children
Department of Children and Family Services
Americans with Disabilities Act
IL Housing Development Authority
IL Department of Employment and Job Services<
Social Security Administration
IL Department of Veterans Affairs
Keep Cool Illinois
The Keep Cool Illinois campaign was launched to help all Illinoisans – especially the elderly, families with small children and other vulnerable residents – stay cool, healthy and safe this summer.