Submissions must be for animal welfare in the state of Illinois.Information on the well-being of domestic animals.
Please submit county or local resources to the appropriate .../Illinois/Counties or .../Illinois/Localities, preferably its Society and Culture category, if it exists.Includes links to Illinois-based resources that would be listed within the Society: Disabled category. Sites may include, but not limited to:
Only submissions offering information on more than one metro area or the entire state will be considered for this category. This may include regional guides, organizations, some events and conferences, and online communities.Subject matter relating specifically to the gay, lesbian, and bisexual community of Illinois.
If your site is specific to a city, please submit to the most appropriate subcategory within the local category.
Please note that nearly all of Illinois'' counties have one or more genealogical sites listed.Illinois became the 21st state on December 3, 1818.
Although only a few counties contain ''Genealogy'' categories, it is highly recommended to check out the desired county category, and submit county-level genealogical societies, USGenWeb Project, Illinois Trails Project, or related resources to that level.
Please note that local holiday sites may be listed in that locality''s category, which may not have it''s own ''Holiday'' category.This category includes links to sites associated with or focused on celebrating the various holidays throughout the year.
No sites are accepted to this category.This category includes links to elections, campaigns, political news, voting, political parties, and activist and citizens' organizations in the state of Illinois.
Please submit sites to the appropriate @linked categories, such as:Includes links to sites of interest related to resources for interpersonal relationships and romance to residents of Illinois.
Please do NOT submit sites related to local church, religious or spiritual groups to this state-level category. Local church, religious or spiritual groups should be submitted to the appropriate .../Localities or Society and Culture: By_Locality category.Includes links of interest the State of Illinois regarding religion and spirituality. Religion is a social phenomenon involving systems of shared practices, views, symbols, and moral values. Spirituality is a personal relationship and communication with the Divine or the Ground of Being, with or without the direct influence of any organization or a set of organizationally imposed views. Please see the Society: Religion and Spirituality category FAQ for more detail on the category. This category includes @links to the various 'all-in-one' categories for various regionalized (to the Illinois-level) religious and spiritual resources.
Continue to submit local groups to localities, regardless if they have their own .../Society_and_Culture/Religion category.
Please submit sites related to senior citizens of a particular city, village or town to the appropriate locality.This category contains links to resources and organizations directed towards mature Illinois citizens at the state-level. Examples of sites may include (but not limited to) statewide organizations for retired workers, grandparents' rights associations, and support communities.
Please submit sites related to assisted living centers in a particular city, village or town to the appropriate locality or its Health subcategory, if one exists. -AND- submit Assisted Living Facilities.
Please note that very few localities will specifically have a separate, "Seniors" category; however, still submit these sites to the top-level category or its "Society_and_Culture" category, if one exists.