All body donations in Illinois are handled through one agency.
Anatomical Gift Association
1540 S. Ashland Ave., Suite 104
Chicago, IL 60608
Cost to family: transportation
Prior enrollment: not required
Disposition: cremation, return of cremated remains on request
Body rejection: under 18, embalming, autopsy, decomposition, infectious and communicable diseases
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