elderly 2 new cases but no new Legionnaires' deaths in Quincy By Associated Press • Sep 4, 2015 The Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs says 50 residents of its Quincy veterans home have been sickened by Legionnaires' disease, but there are no new deaths to report. Confirmed Legionnaires' disease cases at vets home now at 23 By Associated Press • Aug 28, 2015 CDC.gov A health official says the number of confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease at the Illinois Veterans' Home in Quincy has nearly tripled to 23. Il lawmakers could revive home care program for the elderly By Denise Molina • Apr 19, 2013 Illinois legislators are moving to revive a home care program for the elderly. The program ran out of funding last month. Democratic Representative Greg Harris of Chicago calls the situation "desperate."