½ Taxi Fare
Zion seniors 65 years and older can sign up for the Township’s Half-Price Taxi Fare program for a 50% discount on taxi travel within the city limits, 24 hours a day and seven days a week.
Zion Park District
Zion Township partners with the Zion Park District to host a Senior Luncheon on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at the Shiloh Senior Center (27th & Emmaus in Zion). The luncheon is open to all Zion and Benton senior citizens and features entertainment as well as guest speakers. Please contact the Park District at 847-746-5500 for more information.
Weekly Grocery Shopping
Zion Township contracts with the Zion Park District to provide curb-to-curb service to Zion senior residents most Fridays to and from their local grocery store of choice. Please call the Zion Park District at 847-746-5500 to schedule your trip.
Meals on Wheels
Zion seniors 60 years and older can contact Catholic Charities at 847-546-5733 to sign up for the Meals on Wheels program. Volunteers pick up meals at Zion Township to deliver a hot meal, 5 days per week, right to your doorstep.
Senior Resource Day
Held in April yearly at Zion Park District’s Sports Arena, Senior Resource Day brings over 40 senior service vendors together to distribute information about their programs and services. This program is free and features donuts, lunch, and PRIZES!
Secretary of State Super Senior
Annually in October, the Secretary of State partners with Zion Township and the Zion-Benton Public Library to host a mobile unit. Services provided include: Renewal/Correction of driver’s license, New/Renewal/Correction of State ID, License Plate Stickers, Motor Voters registration with renewal of DL/ID, Organ Donor registration with Renewal DL/ID, Seniors age 65 and up (No charge for State ID), Seniors age 75 and up – need to visit DMV to renew driver’s license.
Contact Zion Township for the scheduled date and to sign up.
Senior Birthday Cards
Every Zion senior that has participated in a Zion Township program will receive a birthday card filled with treats
donated by Culvers, CJ’s Coffee House and the Zion-Benton Public Library!