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Visiting Nurses Association 

Visiting Nurses Association (VNA) has been providing compassionate care to Rockford area residents for more than 90 years. We provide a variety of services to people of all ages. 

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About Us 

A Leader in Your Community 

Visiting Nurses Association of Rockford (VNA), a part of Rockford Health System, is the largest and most widely recognized non-profit home health care agency in northern Illinois. Headquartered at 4223 E. State Street in Rockford, VNA programs are supported, in part, by individual, private and corporate donations.

VNA is a Medicare and Medicaid certified home health, hospice and home medical equipment agency that is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. 

Getting Services 

VNA offers a variety of programs and services for individuals of all ages from newborn care to care for the chronically ill, disabled or elderly. Individuals can make their own referral or may be referred by physicians, hospitals, insurers, family members or friends, or other community-based agencies.

Referrals for any VNA service are made by calling (815) 971-3748. 

VNA programs and services are covered by: Medicare, Medicaid, Insurance/HMOs, Private Pay, and/or Third Party Payers. State and federal funding are available for those who meet eligibility criteria. Financial assistance is available for medically necessary services to those who qualify. 


Visiting Nurse Association is grateful for private, voluntary support that helps us provide quality home health care, hospice and community health initiatives to those in need. Frequently, the health care needs of our community outweigh the resources we have from health care reimbursements and insurance. Your generosity helps ensure continued health, independence and dignity of residents throughout northern Illinois. Thank you for helping us care for those in need.

VNA is a 501 (c) 3, nonprofit organization. All donations are tax exempt as allowed by law. 

To find out more about VNA programs that benefit from charitable gifts, please call our office at (815) 971-3550. Individuals and corporations can help support our charitable mission by designating resources in a variety of ways.

o Individual giving 
o Corporate giving 
o Fundraising events 
o Memorials
o Estates 

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