Central Region - Illinois, Missouri

Contact Us

If you or your loved one is seeking support , please feel free to contact a local area director to ask about our services and supports. We welcome your interest and will be happy to answer your questions. 

Regional Office: 1905 Montana Dr., Suite 10, Springfield, IL 62704

Interim Regional Director - Illinois, Minnesota
Debborah Zubke
Phone: 920-262-6527

Area Director
Leigh Mazrim
Phone: 217-726-5325
1905 Montana Dr., Suite 10
Springfield, IL 62704
Interim Regional Director - Missouri
Lori Anderson
Phone: 559-512-8602


Plainfield Office: 13550 S. Route 30, Suite A, Plainfield, IL 60544

Administrator, ICF Area Director
Mary Ellen McDevitt
Phone: 815-254-0257, ext. 20
13550 S. Route 30, Suite 200
Plainfield, IL 60544

DeKalb Office: 650 N. Peace Rd., Suite A, DeKalb, IL 60115

Quality Enhancement Director
Elizabeth Sites
Phone: 815-517-0355, ext. 20
650 N. Peace Rd., Suite A
DeKalb, IL 60115
Area Director
Cathy Smith
Phone: 815-517-0355, Ext. 19
650 N. Peace Rd., Suite A
DeKalb, IL 60115

Missouri Office: 2310 W. Elm, St. Charles, MO 63001

Area Director
Beth Lawson
Phone: 636-949-0308

2310 W. Elm
St. Charles, MO 63301


Chicago Associate Board

Chicago BoardBethesda Associate Board members are young professionals and community leaders dedicated to generating awareness of Bethesda's mission locally through fundraising and service events. Associate Boards host yearly events that include visits to group homes, organized social gatherings and one key fundraising events. These events are a great time and offer networking opportunities. Board members gain recognition as leaders in the community and acquire experience in event planning, recruiting and volunteering.

The Chicago Associate Board holds it's annual Soiree each November. These events are formal, black tie evenings that include a sit down dinner, live entertainment, an extensive raffle and silent auction. To learn more, visit the Associate Board page or send an email to the Director of Special Events.


Bethesda's advocacy grassroots advocacy program, Bethesda Voices, is very involved Illinois's state funding issues.Bethesda Voices Logo

As part of the Ligas Implementation Plan, the Division of Developmental Disabilities will be enhancing this web page in the future to inform and assist Class Members, Potential Class Members, Guardians, Family Members, Providers, and other Advocates as implementation of the Consent Decree moves forward.


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