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Our Community

Please be aware that links on this page will take you outside the Village's website. Please see our disclaimer for further information. Please contact the Indian Head Park Webmaster at hlopez@indianheadpark-il.gov if you have suggestions for changing or enhancing the community links.

Government Offices

U.S. Post Office (La Grange)

121 W. Hillgrove Avenue

La Grange, IL 60525

708-352-3611

La Grange Post Office Website

U.S. Post Office (Western Springs)

4479 Lawn Ave

La Grange, IL 60525

708-246-0807

Western Springs Post Office Website

Lyons Township Office

6404 Joliet Rd

Countryside, Il 60525

708-482-4300

Lyons Township Website

Cook County Government

118 N. Clark Street

Chicago, IL.

60602

Cook County Government Agencies Website

Downloadable Brochures from Cook County Clerk Website

 

State of Illinois Government

State of Illinois Official Website

Downloadable Brochures from the Illinois Attorney General's Office Website


State of Illlinois Tollway

Illinois Tollway Website

 

United States Federal Government

1-844-872-4681

email: usa.gov

United States Federal Government Official Website

Transporation Options

BUS:

Pace Suburban Bus Route 669 (Western Springs - Indian Head Park)

Pace Bus Route 669 - Western Springs - Indian Head Park Website

TRAIN:

Metra Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway

Buying Metra Train Tickets Webpage

Metra Burlington Northern Santa Fe Website Schedule

Parking at Western Springs Train Station

Western Springs Commuter Parking Permits and Metered Parking Website

TAXI/RIDESHARING:

American Taxi (phone used for reservation)

630-305-0700

American Taxi Website

Brookfield Cab

708-485-2500

303 Taxi Service (phone or app used for reservation)

708-303-0303

303 Taxi Service Website

Uber Ridesharing (Uber app used for reservation)

Uber Help Webpage

Uber Taxi Fare Estimator Webpage

Public Schools

La Grange Highlands School District 106

LaGrange Highlands School District 106 Website

La Grange Highlands Elementary School

5850 Laurel Avenue

La Grange, IL. 60525

708-579-6886

La Grange Highlands Elementary School Webpages

La Grange Highlands Middle School

1850 Plainfield Rd

La Grange, IL. 60525

708-579-6890

La Grange Highlands Middle School Webpages

Pleasantdale School District 107

Pleasantdale School District 107 Website

Pleasantdale Elementary School

8100 School Street

Willow Springs, IL 60480

708-246-4700

Pleasantdale Elementary School Webpages

Pleasantdale Middle School

7450 Wolf Road

Burr Ridge, IL 60527

708-246-3210

Pleasantdale Middle School Webpages

Lyons Township School District 204

Lyons Township School District 204 Website

Lyons Township High School - South (Grades 9,10)

4900 S. Willow Springs Rd

Western Springs, IL 60558

708-579-6500

Lyons Township High School - North (Grades 11,12)

100 S. Brainard Rd

La Grange, IL 60525

708-579-6300

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

630-942-2800

College of DuPage Website

 

Area Parks and Recreation

Parks within Indian Head Park

Please click here for a link to information on the parks available within Indian Head Park.

Pleasantdale Park District

7425 S. Wolf Rd

Burr Ridge, IL. 60527

630-662-6220

Pleasantdale Park District Website

Please click here for information about the Pleasantdale Park District boundaries. Some Indian Head Park residents pay taxes and are part of the Pleasantdale Park District. Please call Pleasantdale Park District at 630-662-6220 for additional information.

Western Springs Park District

4400 Central Avenue

Western Springs, IL 60558

708-246-4225

Western Springs Park District Website

La Grange Park District

536 East Avenue

La Grange, IL. 60525

708-352-1762

La Grange Park District Website

SEASPAR (South East Association for Special Parks and Recreation)

4500 Belmont Road

Downers Grove, IL 60515

630-960-7600

South East Association for Special Parks And Recreation Website

Katherine Legge Memorial (KLM) Park and Dog Park

5901 S. County Line Road

Hinsdale, IL 60521

630-789-7090

Katherine Legge Memorial Park Website

KLM Dog Park Restrictions

Cook County Forest Preserve

800-870-3666

Cook County Forest Preserve Website

Cook County Forest Preserve Bicycling Webpage

Cook County Forest Preserves Hiking and Walking Webpage

Cook County Forest Preserve Off- Leash Dog Areas Webpage

Cook County Forest Preserve Winter Activities Webpage

I & M Canal National Heritage Corridor

I&M Canal National Heritage Corridor Civic Center Authority Website

Library

The Village of Indian Head Park does not have its own public library, but residents have a discount library card option through the McCook Public Library at a cost of $100 per year. This card gives access not only to the McCook Public Library, but many public libraries in the State of Illinois. You can also reserve materials from any library in the system and the book will be sent to your "home" library.

Please click here for information on the McCook library card.

For information on the Indian Head Park Heritage Community Library please click here.

Places of Worship

Please click here for information on Places of Worship in the area.

Area Farmers Markets

Please click here for a link to the Suburban Resource Guide on area Farmers Markets

Assistance Programs

Aging Care Connections

111 W. HARRIS AVE., LA GRANGE IL. 60525

708-354-1323

www.agingcareconnections.org


The programs and social services offered by Aging Care Connections are provided to adults age 60 and older and their family members. Programs and services are designed to provide options for care to seniors in order to enhance their ability to remain as independent as possible in their own communities. Aging Care Connections employs professionally-trained staff who can assess the needs of older adults facing a change in health or functional ability on an individual basis. A case manager can offer information, assistance and referral to in-home services designed to address the needs identified. Programs and services can also provide support and assistance to family members caring for older adults. Caregivers can receive valuable information on a wide range of programs, services, support and resources currently available.

Coast2Coast Prescription Discount Card

Allows all Lyons Township residents, regardless of income, age, or health status to participate in the program and save on the cost of their medications. Even pets and other people living outside the Township are able to take part in the program. The Rx card will be available for residents at participating pharmacies, governmental offices, libraries and the Township General Assistance office. You can also print the Rx card, check your prescription prices and view the nearest participating locations at www.coast2coastrx.com.

Community Nurse Health Center

23 CALENDAR AVE. LA GRANGE IL. 60525

708-579-2414 X101

www.communitynurse.org


Community Nurse is dedicated to enhancing the health of our community. We serve as a community healthcare center for residents of the western suburbs of Chicago, focusing on those who have limited access to care. We value patient dignity, community collaboration and prevention and wellness by delivering coordinated and integrated health care services and education. Villages served in Lyons Township: Brookfield, Burr Ridge, Countryside, Justice, Hinsdale, Hodgkins, Indian Head Park, LaGrange, LaGrange Highlands, Lyons, McCook, Summit,Western Springs,Willow Springs and Lyons Township residents of Bridgeview and Hickory Hills. Community Nurse Health Center is an Affordable Care Act membership site. More information is available at 708-818-0150 or www.healthcoverage4U.org.

Cell Phones for Soldiers

It' s free and convenient to turn in your used cell phone.  Phones can be any condition or brand and do not need to have batteries. Visit cellphonesforsoldiers.com to receive your postage paid envelope to send your cell phones. 

Community Support Services, Inc.

a private, not-for-profit service agency that initiates, provides and promotes services for people with developmental disabilities and their families, within their communities, in order to strengthen their independence, self-esteem, and ability to participate in and contribute to community life. They serve 53 communities, including Indian Head Park.

Community Support Services, Inc Website

Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center

9649 W. 55TH ST. COUNTRYSIDE IL. 60525

708-352-3580

www.hhrehab.org


Helping Hand Rehabilitation Center provides quality programs and services to children and adults with disabilities. For over fifty years, Helping Hand has been committed to our mission of assisting people with disabilities to become more independent.

Lyons Township General Assistance Office

General Assistance is mandated by Illinois State Statutes. The program provides monthly financial service for people attempting to enter or re-enter the work force. Also, the program provides financial assistance to people who have a pending Social Security Disability application. This program is designed for people who have no income. Click here for more information.

Mobile Food Pantry

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is extending its Mobile Pantry program to Lyons Township locations. Please click here for a list of locations and times for 2015-2016.

 

Senior Transportation Program     

Service is provided for residents 60 years of age or older and/or handicapped persons.  This service is provided for Lyons Township residents only for local shopping, doctor and dental appointments, social meetings etc.  A transportation permit is required.

Free transportation permits are available from the following:  Southwest Suburban Center on Aging: 111 West Harris Avenue, LaGrange, Il 60525

Transportation Fees:  No charge to Senior Township Residents.

Service Boundaries:  Service is available within the boundaries of Lyons Township and 2 miles beyond for doctor appointments only.

Senior Transportation Boundaries:  North - 39th Street: East Harlem Avenue: South 87th Street: West - County Line Road

RESERVATION PROCEDURE: To reserve a ride, contact 354.0292 or 354.0293 between the hours of 8:00 am and 3:00 pm the day before your trip.

Senior Shopping Days

Special Shopping days where you can go to the grocery store of your choice.  You may go grocery shopping only one day a week.  This is to give everyone a chance to shop for their groceries.  You are allowed only 3 bags/parcels.

North of the canal:  Tuesday or Thursday

South of the canal:  Wednesday or Friday

On these days, the drivers are permitted to help you on the bus with your groceries and bring them in as far as the curb. 

Southwest Suburban Center On Aging

provides the connection to the most comprehensive, expert information, programs and services enabling older adults to remain independent and their families to make the best, most informed decisions regarding needed care in their lives. From in-home services and support to opportunities for health and wellness, this organization is meeting the needs of today's older adults and their families within the community.

Southwest Suburban Center on Aging Website

Other Sites of Interest

West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry

West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry Website

Federal Trade Commission

Federal Trade Commision Identity Theft Consumer Website

Clean Air Counts

a northeastern Illinois regional initiative to reduce ozone-causing emissions, thereby improving air quality and enabling economic development.

Clean Air Counts Website