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The Parents and Friends of Ludeman Center mission is to advocate for the rights of all the residents of Elisabeth Ludeman Center, to work with the Center towards quality of life enhancement, and to act as an all-volunteer support organization for the family members and friends of the residents.


UPDATE 5.18.2022:  Contact the Illinois Client Services Enrollment at 877.912.8880.  This office will need your individual’s Social Security and Medicaid Numbers as well as their birth date.  Your Guardianship Papers can be faxed to them at 312.596.0249.  

ELDC Medical Plan Selection For Residents 4.22.2022


The July, 2022 Activity Calendar is packed with fun and engaging activities for the Ludeman Individuals…. In House Activities, White Sox Trip, Bowling Practice, Yoga Nights, Movie Night, Arts and Crafts, Games, and Music Therapy for all Units.  Check out the calendar below: 

ELDC August 2022 Activity Calendar


Here is Ludeman Center Director Tim Montgomery’s update from our March 16, 2022 Guardian call regarding the Stimulus Fund.  Click on the Update link below for details:

Update:  Stimulus Spend Down Center Director Tim Montgomery

8.7.2020 SODC Stimulus Funds FAQ Letter


PFLC – Message from the St. of ILL. – Ludeman and all Developmental Centers

The Elisabeth Ludeman Center has continually updated the COVID-19 Visitation Protocols for parents and guardians of individuals that reside at the Center.  Contact the Ludeman Center at 708-283-3000 and ask for the Neighborhood House, Supervisor or Home where your family member resides to get the up-to date Covid-19 Visitation Protocols for your loved one.

Guardians and Families are encouraged to test regardless of their vaccination status.  Please call the Ludeman Center when you arrive and remain in your car. Once you are on the Ludeman Center property, drive to Building #13 where COVID-19 Testing is available. When you arrive, call 708-283-3213. A Ludeman Staff Member will come out to your car to perform the COVID-19 Test and communicate the COVID-19 test result.

Elisabeth Ludeman Developmental Center Monthly Parent – Guardian Teleconference Call with the ELDC Director

The Next Ludeman Teleconference Call will be announced when a new schedule is available.

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COVID-19 Booster Vaccines are now available at the Ludeman Center for the Ludeman Residents. 

If you are a Parent or Guardian of a Ludeman resident, you should receive in the mail a COVID-19 Booster Vaccine Form and CDC educational information from the Ludeman Center.  Be sure to sign/authorize the COVID-19 Booster Vaccine form and mail it as soon as possible to the Ludeman Center to administer the COVID-19 Booster Vaccine for your loved one that lives at the Ludeman Center.  Thank you for being proactive in reducing the risk of COVID-19 for your Ludeman loved one, you, your family, and the Ludeman family.

Click the following link for CDC COVID-19 Booster Vaccine Information

Boosters Final CDC

Parents & Friends of Ludeman Center Donations

Without your generous donations, PFLC could not enhance the lives of our loved ones that live at the Ludeman Center.  We humbly thank you for your generosity.

2021 Holiday Fundraising Letter

PFLC Donation Form:   PFLC Donation Form 2022

The PFLC Donation Form is available for you to send a donation to our organization.  Click on the PFLC Donation Form above to print and mail the form to us along with your donation.

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Have a PayPal Account?  Click on the PFLC PayPal link to Donate:   PFLC PayPal

The Parents and Friends of Ludeman Center has partnered with PayPal to electronically accept donations, Membership Dues, and Memorials!   Click on the PayPal Donation link above to support our mission for the Ludeman Residents.

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Have an Amazon Account? Click on the Amazon Smile Link to Donate: PFLC Amazon Smile Link

Amazon Smile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. When you shop on Amazon Smile, the foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.  It is Amazon’s way of giving back, and it adds nothing to the cost of your purchases.  Thank you!