About Illinois Joining Forces


Illinois Joining Forces (IJF) is a statewide, public-private network of veteran- and military-serving organizations. We collaborate in person and online to help service members, veterans, and their families navigate the “sea of goodwill.”

No one organization can do it all. But veterans shouldn’t have to wander from office to office—or website to website—to figure out who does what, and who can best meet their needs.
By searching the IJF website or by asking the IJF site support team for help, service providers, veterans and military families open one door... and find a whole world of support.
Throughout this website, you will find: