PLOWS Council on Aging is a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting older persons over the age of 60 who are physically or psychologically impaired. PLOWS stands for the area served-the four townships of Palos, Lemont, Orland, and Worth. An estimated 55,000 older persons reside in the PLOWS area. The PLOWS Council on Aging is located at:
7808 College Drive
Suite 5 East
Palos Heights, IL 60463

The organization is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, call 708-361-0219. The work of PLOWS is performed by a staff of professionals, in-home workers and volunteers.

About PLOWS Council on Aging
Founded in 1975, PLOWS Council on Aging is South Suburban Cook County’s premier leader and connection to aging information and resources. We are a 501(c)3 human service organization providing comprehensive community services to more than 16,000 individuals navigating the aging life cycle. We provide critical programs and services for people 60 years of age and adults with disabilities 18 years of age living at home. Our team is focused on bringing innovative opportunities and integrated solutions that help older adults maintain their health, independence, dignity and self-worth in their community. Our nonprofit serves people in 20 municipalities throughout Palos, Lemont, Orland and Worth Townships. For more information, visit

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