The Benefits Center serves the Soldiers and Airmen of the Illinois National Guard as well as retired military personnel to provide DEERS services, retirement services, and survivor benefit services.
We are open by appointment only Monday – Friday, 0800 – 1530 and closed for Federal Holidays
We are also open JFHQ drill weekends from 0830-1530 on a walk-in only basis.
For general personnel action inquiries including bonuses, medical records, and personnel records, we serve Illinois Army National Guard major commands and S1 personnel. Soldiers and Airmen currently serving need to utilize their full-time Chain of Command and/or S1 chains for any personnel action inquiries.
For questions regarding DEERS, general Tricare Support, or Retirement Services please call us at (217) 761-3307