(217) 839-4431 ---> Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm M-F IVEDC@ilvalley-edc.org

Welcome to our new home page!

Head Start enrollment going on now! Find out more

Welcome to our new home page!

SENIOR TRANSPORTATION: We DRIVE – YOU RIDE!

1-844-TRI-RIDE or 1-844-874-7433

Serving Jersey, Greene, and Calhoun Counties

Important Updates


New Items have been added to our Calendar on

April 27th, 2017


Weatherization RFP – HERE


IVEDC Celebrates Community Action Month in May

Get Involved HERE


CSBG Community Assessment Meetings

Get Involved HERE


Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance

provides an attorney for free legal consultation

 for seniors on the first Wednesday of every month at each of the following locations:

Carlinville Senior Center     Jerseyville Senior Center     Greene County Senior Center, Carrollton


2018 CoC Application

2018 CoC Application To learn more click the button below!

Senior Center Events

    Due To COVID-19, The Events At All Senior Centers  Have Been Cancelled Until Further Notice  Silver Strands Senior Center July 2019 Event Calendar Carlinville Senior Center July 2019 Event Calendar Gillespie Senior Center July 2019 Event Calendar Jerseyville...

Special Olympics

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation Rehabilitation Center competed in the Illinois Special Olympics on June 9, 10, and 11 2017 at Illinois State University. They had a wonderful time competing in the running long jump. games and even won some medals! Our...

Medicare & Drug Plan Seminar

Bryan Padget from Illinois Department of Aging came and spoke to our seniors at Jerseyville Senior Center and Greene County Senior Center on Friday June 9, 2017. He explained to the senior how Medicare effects them and informed them on how and when to pick the best...

Video

Check out our slideshow video!

Upcoming Events

See what we are working on and check out things that are coming up.

Past Events

A community experience and call to action. Get more information!

50th Anniversary

Celebrating 50 years of Helping People, Changing Lives!

Learn more about what we do!

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation is organized as a charitable and educational organization that exists to serve the community, through programs to assist low-income, disabled, elderly, and individuals and families in need. IVEDC acts to receive, plan, coordinate, and administer Federal, State, local and private resources towards education, employment and training, housing, energy, food and nutrition, developmental training, transportation, resource coordination, and other such related needs. IVEDC shall be a catalyst and advocate for the interest of its clients in order to improve lives and enrich communities.

Tri-County Rural Transit: We DRIVE – YOU RIDE!

1-844-TRI-RIDE or 1-844-874-7433

Serving Jersey, Greene, and Calhoun Counties

Partially funded by a grant from AAAL, Older Americans Act, Illinois Department of Aging

TRI-COUNTY RURAL TRANSIT is public transportation and Medicaid approved provider for non-emergency transport for everyone.  It promotes economic development within our region, which is affordable, accessible and provides community and environmental well-being. Tri-County Rural Transit is a door-to-door, demand response and deviated route service.

Administrative Office

Phone: (217) 839-4431
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm M-F
Email: IVEDC@ilvalley-edc.org

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation
223 South Macoupin Street
P.O. Box 88
Gillespie, IL 62033-0088