- Location: Illinois
Organ Donation in Illinois
If you feel strongly about being a donor, you should go to the new organ donor registry and fill out the online form to list yourself as a donor. Another option to register is through Donate Life Illinois.
If you are younger than 18 organ donation decisions will be made by your parents or next of kin.
In addition to registering as a donor, you can also purchase special license plates indicating your support of the organ donation program. A portion of the fees associated with these plates goes to support the program.
There is also a downloadable brochure that discusses the organ donation license plate program.
While the decision to be an organ donor is legally binding until rescinded, you can easily remove your name from the donor list by visiting the Removal page and filling out another easy, online form.
LifeGoesOn.com is the official website of the Illinois organ donation program. You can read donor stories, find details about the consent law, learn about the facts and myths about donating, and find other resources pertaining to organ donation.Other Topics in This Section