Outside Visitation with Mask

November 12, 2020

Now Scheduling In-Person Visits

Visits are permitted by appointment only. We have times on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00-3:00 pm for in-person visits. All visits must be scheduled ahead of time by calling Jeni at 217-223-2636, ext. 326. We are not able to offer weekend or evening visits at this time.*Visits will be scheduled on Wednesday 11/25 only for the week of Thanksgiving. Visits are outdoors only. The visit area is covered but is open to the air so dress for the weather. Visits will be cancelled in the event of severe weather or storm warnings.Visitors must be screened. Visitors will be asked a series of questions relating to health symptoms as well as having their temperature checked with a touch free scanner.Visit guidelines:

  • Visits are limited to 2 people and last 20 minutes.
  • 6-foot separation must be maintained and masks are required during visits.
  • No items may be brought to visits or passed between residents and visitors. (these items may continue to be dropped off in the lobby vestibule.)
  • No pets are allowed at visits at this time.

Where to go

Visits are held in the breezeway under the 1North unit. Entrance to the breezeway is at the black gate on 4th Street between Jefferson and Payson streets. As COVID has taught us, guidelines and rules can change at any time. If we have to stop visits, change guidelines, or cancel for any reason please know we are at the mercy of regulating agencies and have to comply with their restrictions.