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Western Illinois Regional Council (WIRC)
Community Action Agency
223 South Randolph Street
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-2997
Web Site:
Office Hours:8:00a.m.-4:00p.m., Monday through Friday
Eligibility:Less than 125% of poverty and HUD Section 8 income guidelines
Area Served:McDonough, Hancock, Henderson, and Warren counties
Services Provided:As a community action agency, administers: low income home energy assistance program; home weatherization program; non-food commodity program; food pantry & federal food commodity program, emergency food and shelter programs; federal emergency assistance program; elderly/disabled home maintenance program; clothing center; small business revolving loan program; scholarship program. Call above number for appointments or additional information.
Comments:The WIRC, through the community development component, also serves local units of government in Hancock, Henderson, McDonough, Warren, Fulton, and Knox Counties on a per-cost basis with the following: planning and technical assistance activities; grant writing and administration; mapping; preparation of comprehensive plans, ordinances, fiscal analysis, or specific community studies; economic development. Please call 309-837-3941 for additional information.

The victim services component of the agency provides comprehensive walk-in domestic violence and sexual assault program services to victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault/abuse. Included in this is a 24 hour access to crisis intervention through a hotline.

Program and hotline numbers are:

Domestic violence business line: 309-837-6622
Sexual assault business line: 309-836-2148
24 hour hotline: 309-837-5555.
Last updated: 2013-04-02

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