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FAQs

Q:   What kinds of services are available at Circle of Friends Adult Day Center?

A:   The services that are available can be described on our Services Provided page, however, we do things which are not always mentioned to assist our customers and their families. We believe in Person-Centered Care, which looks at the individuals' needs and wants, to create a personalized experience for them.

Q:   Where is Circle of Friends Adult Day Center located?

A:   We are in a house centrally located between West Side Park and Spalding Park, in the Washington Circle neighborhood, at 609 W. Washington Street Champaign, IL.

Q:   Do you utilize volunteers?

‚ÄčA:  Yes, our volunteers go through an application and orientation process. Many of our volunteers are from the University of Illinois and Parkland Community College. Some students come to the Center for their internships due to their interests in; geriatrics, healthcare, social work, and therapy.

Q:   What are the costs for day care?

A:   The cost for a 10 hour day is $74.00. 1/2 days between the hours of 7:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M. or 12:30 P.M.-5:30 P.M. are $54.00. Van Transportation, if requested, is provided within the Urbana-Champaign area. A one-way trip is $10.00.

Note: Alternate funding is as follows - Private Pay, Insurance Benefits, Department of Rehabilitation Services, Veteran's Benefits, Department on Aging, Managed Care Organizations; Medicare for therapies only.

Q:   How do I reserve a spot at Circle of Friends Adult Day Center?

A:   To request information you can contact Kathy or Robin at (217) 359-7937 or email us to request information to be mailed to you. If interested, contact us to set up a time for a complimentary trial visit.

Q:   How do I get my loved one to attend?

A:   Though your loved one may be hesitant try saying these responses:

  • Just do me a favor and try it for a month
  • Maybe there are jobs you can do at the center
  • The doctor wants you to get stronger
  • You can get your therapy here
  • You going to the center is helping me out becuase I am able to get my work done