Wayne Township Illinois


Quick Answer System


Public Assistance and Link Account information

If you have a touch-tone phone, the Quick Answer System of the Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS) can give you recorded information about:

  • location of your local DHS office,
  • availability date of your cash or food stamps, and
  • If your case is active, suspended or cancelled.

The Quick Answer System is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 1-800-252-8636 (voice) or 1-800-447-6404 (TTY)

Other important numbers:

Change Report Line - 1-800-720-4166 (voice) or 1-800-447-6404 (TTY) To report a change on your public assistance account, call toll-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Illinois Link - 1-800-678-5465 (voice) or 1-800-526-0844 (TTY) For information about your Link account balance, call toll-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Have the number on the front of your Link card ready when you call.

A wallet-size card with this information and a place to write your reference information is available in English and Spanish.

Contact/Organization Information

Organization Name:
State of Illinois
Department Name:
Department of Human Services
see options above

Additional Details and Links

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posted Nov-15-05  edited Oct-10-13

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