HELPS

Resource Directory

  

Provided by the

United Partnership for a Better Community

and Love INC of Southwest Lake County

 

This directory contains names, addresses

and telephone numbers of contacts for

people who are in need of various services
in our community.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

ABUSE. 6

ADULT DAY CARE. 7

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS. 8

CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE-LAKE COUNTY AREA.. 10

CHILD ABUSE SERVICES. 11

CHILD CARE SERVICES. 12

Barrington. 12

Grayslake. 13

Hawthorn Woods. 14

Island Lake. 14

Lake Zurich. 15

Long Grove. 15

Mundelein. 16

Round Lake. 17

Wauconda. 17

Waukegan. 18

CHURCHES. 19

CLOTHING/THRIFT SHOPS. 26

COUNSELING/MENTAL HEALTH/SOCIAL WORK. 28

DISABILITY: PHYSICAL/MENTAL/RECREATION OPPORTUNITIES. 33

EDUCATION.. 36

EMPLOYMENT – CAREER COUNSELING.. 37

FAMILY SERVICES. 38

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE. 38

FINANCIAL COUNSELING.. 41

FOOD RESOURCES. 41

FUNERALS. 45

FURNITURE & MISC. 46

HEALTH & MEDICAL SERVICES. 46

AIDS/HIV.. 46

ALCOHOL/DRUG TREATMENT. 46

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE. 47

ARTHRITIS. 47

CANCER. 47

DENTAL. 47

DENTAL DISCOUNT PROGRAM... 48

DIABETES. 48

GENERAL. 49

HEARING.. 49

HEART DISEASE/STROKE. 49

HEALTH DEPARTMENT. 49

LOW COST PHYSICAN CARE. 50

MEDICAL CENTERS. 50

OPTICAL. 51

ORTHOPEDICS. 51

OSTEOPOROSIS. 51

PARKINSON’S DISEASE. 51

PHYSICIANS. 52

SENIOR – DAY CARE. 52

HOSPITALS/ACUTE CARE CENTERS/HOSPICE. 52

ACUTE CARE CENTERS. 52

AMBULANCE SERVICE. 53

CLINICS. 53

HOSPICE. 53

HOSPITALS. 54

URGENT CARE. 55

HOUSING.. 56

ACCESSIBILITY ASSISTANCE. 58

ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES. 58

AUTHORITIES- SECTION 8, HOUSING VOUCHERS. 59

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE EMERGENCY/TRANSITIONAL. 60

EMERGENCY/TEMPORARY SHELTER. 60

Lake County Shelter Schedule. 62

McHenry County Shelter Schedule. 63

HALF-WAY HOUSING.. 64

INDEPENDENT SUBSIDIZED HOUSING: 64

NURSING HOMES. 64

 

IMMIGRATION.. 65

LAKE COUNTY. 65

LEGAL SERVICES. 66

LIBRARIES. 68

MEDICAL EQUIPMENT. 69

MEDICARE & MEDICAID.. 69

NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY PARK DISTRICT/SPECIAL NEEDS FACILITIES. 70

PRESCRIPTION SERVICES. 72

RESTORATION/HEALING/HOPE SERVICES. 73

SENIOR SERVICES. 76

ASSISTANCE, GENERAL. 76

ASSISTED LIVING & MEMORY CARE. 77

HOME HEALTH CARE. 77

HOME REPAIR. 77

MEDICAID/MEDICAL ASSISTANCE. 78

SENIOR SERVICES CENTERS. 78

SENIOR LIVING.. 78

SERVICE CLUBS. 79

AMERICAN LEGION.. 79

KIWANIS. 80

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS. 81

LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL. 82

LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE. 82

ROTARY INTERNATIONAL. 83

SUPPORT GROUPS. 83

ABUSE. 83

ADDICTIONS. 83

CANCER SUPPORT GROUPS. 84

GRIEVING.. 85

HEALTH ISSUES. 85

HEALTH: MENTAL. 87

HOME HEALTH CARE. 87

HOSPICE. 88

HOSPITALS. 88

SPECIAL NEEDS. 88

TOWNSHIPS. 90

TRANSPORTATION.. 93

TRANSPORTATION-DISABILITIES. 93

DIAL-A-RIDE OF LAKE COUNTY. 93

Barrington. 93

Benton Township, Zion Township. 94

Ela Township. 94

Fox Lake, Grant Township. 94

Fremont Township. 94

Libertyville, Libertyville Township, Mundelein. 95

Northeast Lake/Warren Township. 95

Northwest Lake. 95

Southwest Lake. 96

Vernon Township. 96

DIAL-A-RIDE OF MCHENRY COUNTY. 96

City of Crystal Lake. 96

City of McHenry. 96

McHenry County Pilot Program... 96

Southeast McHenry County. 97

Harvard. 97

Marengo. 97

Woodstock. 97

DIAL-A-RIDE OF WILL COUNTY. 98

DuPage Township. 98

Frankfort Township. 98

Central Will 98

Southwest Will 98

OTHER TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS. 99

UNITED WAY – SOCIAL SERVICES ORGANIZATION.. 99

VETERANS ASSISTANCE. 99

 


ABUSE

Counseling Center, Inc......................................................................................................................... 815-455-3400

133 Rand Rd. Ste. 120, Lakemoor, IL 60051

Substance Abuse treatment  services.

Mon-Fri morning or afternoon. 

Client must call for an appointment.

Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors)

www.thecounselingcenter.net

 

DUI  Associates.......................................................................................................................................... 847-548-1966

1826 E. Belvedere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Substance abuse and  treatment services.  Outpatient  DUI/DWI offenders.

Tues-Fri 10:00 am-9:00 pm.  Appointment Only.

Self payment.

 

DUI and Addiction Counseling Center of Lake County, LLC....................... Hotline 847-949-4596 

333 E. Route 83, Ste. B-7, Mundelein, IL 60060

Substance abuse and treatment services.  Outpatient for adolescents, DUI/DWI offenders.

Appointment Only.

Self payment.

www.lakecounseling.com

 

Genesis Therapy Center, Inc............................................................................................................. 847-209-6293

118 Barrington Commons Ct. Ste. 207, Barrington, IL 60010

Substance  abuse and treatment services.  DUI/DWI offenders.

Mon-Tues 5:00 pm and Sat 12:00 pm.

Call for appointment. 

Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors).

Self payment, Private Insurance. 

www.genesistherapy.org

 

Lake County Unites for VIP/ Violence Intervention and Prevention..................... 847-918-0924

105 Dickerson Ct. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Volunteer group helping organizations that assist in school bullying and other issues that may exist.

 

NICASA/Headquarters......................................................................................................................... 847-546-6450

31979 N. Fish Lake Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

Targets the general population. Designed to prevent or reduce substance abuse and other related behaviors before problems have been identified.

Prevention includes:  Parent Services, Family Services, After School Programs, School-based Services and Community Services.

Mon-Fri 8:00 am- 7:00 pm, Sat 8:00 am-4:00 pm.

Sliding scale for some programs.

www.nicasa.org

 

 

 

 

NICASA/Judy Fried Women’s Substance Abuse Center................................................... 847-785-8660

2031 Dougdale, North Chicago, IL 60064

Wed-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm, Thurs 12:00 pm-8:00 pm

Alcohol and drug treatment Center for women only.  Client must call to make an appointment to have an assessment completed.  Transportation provided for Zion, Gurnee, Waukegan, Libertyville, North Chicago and Beach Park. 

Treatment is free.

www.nicasa.org

 

NICASA/Waukegan Office .................................................................................................................. 847-244-4434

1113 Greenwood Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

Mon-Fri 8:00 am- 8:30 pm, Sat 8:00 am–noon .

Serving anyone impacted by his/her or someone else's substance abuse, or anyone interested  in preventing substance abuse.

Community - based residence for men and women recovering from chemical dependency.

www.nicasa.org

 

Omni Youth Services.............................................................................................................................. 847-540-0680

1025 Old McHenry Rd. Lake Zurich IL 60047                                                             Hotline    847-353-1500

Ela Township.

Mix of mental health and substance abuse services.  Outpatient for adolescents, Criminal justice clients. 

Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors).

Some forms of insurance may be accepted.

www.omniyouth.org

 

Project Safe, Inc........................................................................................................................................ 706-543-3331

Project Safe Inc. offers comprehensive services in order to reduce incidents of domestic violence and increase victims’ access to safety and justice. These services can be grouped into four main areas: Prevention & Education, Crisis Intervention, Ongoing Support and Systems Change.  www.project-safe.org

 

Ranacer Latino, Inc.............................................................................................................. Hotline 847-336-7302

900 N. Lake St. Ste. 100, Mundelein, IL 60060

Mix of mental health and substance abuse services.  Services  for adolescents, persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, seniors/older adults, women, men, DUI/DWI offenders, criminal justice clients.

Work by appointments 24 hours.

Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors).

www.renacerat.com

 

ADULT DAY CARE

Advocate Condell Day Center for Intergenerational Care............................................ 847-816-4585

700 Garfield Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

 www.advocatehealth.com/condell

 


Alden Terrace-Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.................................................. 815-344-2600

803 Royal Dr. McHenry, IL 60050

www.aldenterraceofmchenry.com

 

Family Alliance Adult Day Health Program............................................................................ 815-338-3590

2028 N. Seminary Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098

www.familyallianceinc.org/index.asp

 

James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center........................................................................... 847-688-1900

3001 Green Bay Rd. North Chicago, IL 60064

www.lovell.fhcc.va.gov

 

Libertyville Manor.................................................................................................................................. 847-367-6100

610 Peterson Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048

Provides extended-stay nursing care to seniors with varying levels of disabilities.

 

Northwest Community Adult Day Care..................................................................................... 847-618-3370

901 W. Kirchhoff Rd. Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Assisted living/senior care.

 

Sheridan Health Care Center ........................................................................................................... 847-746-8435

2534 Elim Ave. Zion, IL 60099

Hemodialysis Care, 24-hour nursing care, peritoneal dialysis, IV therapy, including TPN, bilingual staff (Spanish), prescribed medications, x-ray services, laboratory services, physician prescribed care plans and department assessments, daily housekeeping, maintenance and laundry, Medicare/medicaid application assistance, resident trust fund accounts, community CPR classes, Medicare stay, patient/family education.

www.sheridanhcc.com

 

Together Nest Adult Day Services................................................................................................ 847-433-5670

1936 Green Bay Rd. Highland Park, IL 60035

www.manta.com/c/mmq9bf6/together-nest

 

Winchester House................................................................................................................................... 847-377-7500

1125 N. Milwaukee Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

Provides long term health care for the residents of Lake County.

http://lakecountyil.gov/winchesterhouse/Pages/default.aspx

 

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

ETC Preschool Wauconda .................................................................................................................. 847-487-8960

924 Grand Blvd. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.etcpreschool.com

Email:  etcpreschool@sbcglobal.net

Private school care for children ages two to ten years old; offering extended day care from 6:30 am–6:00 pm, pre-school from 9:00 am-11:30 pm  Mon-Fri, before and after school care for children ages five to ten years old.  Bus transportation is available to Robert Crown School, Wauconda Grade School and Fremont School.

 

ETC Preschool Lake Zurich ............................................................................................................... 847-540-6733

924 Grand Blvd. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.etcpreschool.com

Email:  etcpreschool@sbcglobal.net

Private school care for children ages two to ten years old; offering extended day care from 6:30 am–6:00 pm, pre-school from 9:00 am-11:30 pm Mon-Fri, enrichment programs for children two to 5 after pre-school,  before and after school care for children ages five to ten years old. 

 

Foglia YMCA ................................................................................................................................................ 847-438-5300

1025 Old McHenry Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.ymcachicago.org/foglia

Before and after school child care for children in first through fifth grades in District 95 schools (Lake Zurich and Hawthorn Woods) and St. Francis de Sales School

Mon–Fri 6:45 am–8:20 am and 2:55 pm–6:00 pm for District 95 schools

Mon–Fri 2:15 pm–6:00 pm for St. Francis de Sales School.

 

Grayslake YMCA........................................................................................................................................ 847-548-8300

1850 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.ymcachicago.org/grayslake

Provides before and after school child care for children 5 to 12 years old.

 

Lake County Family YMCA, Vernon Hills ................................................................................. 847-367-6797

700 Lake View Pkwy. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.ymcalakecounty.org

Provides before and after school child care for children in first grade through 12 years old in the Hawthorn Schools, Vernon Hills.

 

Round Lake Area Child Development Center ....................................................................... 847-546-8558

Robert W. Rolek Community Center, 814 Hart Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.roundlakeareaparkdistrict.org

Offers before and after school program from 6:30 am–6:00 pm

Park district minibuses transport students from Grayslake Schools including Prairieview, Avon, Woodview and Park School.  The following schools are transported by their own school district buses: Round Lake District 116 and St. Joseph’s Catholic School.

 

Wauconda Park District Club Program .................................................................................... 847-526-3610

Available before and after school, Wauconda schools only, during the school year. Fees depend on the number of days attending.  Register at Park District Office, 600 N. Main St. Wauconda or call.  Program is for K–6tth grade

 

Young Scholars Child Care Center............................................................................................... 847-487-0300

502 Kora Ln. Island Lake, IL 60042

www.youngscholarschildcare.com

Private childcare for children 6 weeks – 12 years.  Fees depend on the number of days attending.

 


CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE-LAKE COUNTY AREA

Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce.................................................................................. 847-381-2525

325 N. Hough St. Barrington, IL 60010

www.Barringtonchamber.com

Email:  email@Barringtonchamber.com

Fax: 847-381-2540

 

Fox Lake Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry......................................................... 847-587-7474

71 Nippersink Blvd.  Po Box 203,Fox Lake, IL60020

www.public.discoverfoxlake.com     

Email: foxlakechamber@yahoo.com

Fax: 847-587-1725

 

Grayslake Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry...................................................... 847-223-6888

10 S. Seymour Ave. PO Box 167, Grayslake, IL 60030

www.grayslakechamber.com

Email:  business@grayslakechamber.com

Fax: 847-223-6895

 

Green Oaks-Libertyville-Mundelein-Vernon Hills Area Chamber of Commerce 847-680-0750

1123 S. Milwaukee Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.glmvchamber.org

Email:  info@glmvchamber.org

Fax: 847-670-7060

 

Island Lake Area Chamber of Commerce.................................................................................. 847-604-4522

PO Box 808, Island Lake, IL 60042

www.islandlakechamber.org

 

Lakemoor Chamber of Commerce................................................................................................. 815-385-1117

234 W. Rand Rd. (Rte. 120), Lakemoor, IL 60051

www.lakemoor.net

 

Lake Zurich Area/Long Grove Chamber of Commerce.................................................... 847-438-5572

1st Bank Plaza, Ste. 308, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.lzacc.com

Email:  info@lzacc.com

Fax: 847-438-5574

 

Round Lake Area Chamber of Commerce................................................................................. 847-546-2002

2007 Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

www.rlchamber.org

 

Wauconda Chamber of Commerce................................................................................................ 847-526-3059

100 N. Main St. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.waucondachamber.org

Fax: 847-526-3059

 

CHILD ABUSE SERVICES

Allendale ...................................................................................................................................................... 847-356-2351

600 E. Grand Ave. PO Box 1088, Lake Villa, IL 60046

www.allendale4kids.org

 

Catholic Charities ................................................................................................................................... 847-782-4000

671 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60084

www.catholiccharities.net

 

Central Lake YMCA................................................................................................................................   847-367-6797

700 Lakeview Parkway,Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.ymcalakecounty.org

Fax: 847-367-5855

 

Court Appointed Special Advocate Lake County (CASA)

1020 Milwaukee Ave. Deerfield, IL 60015........................................................................................ 847-808-9154

24647 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061 ......................................................................... 847-377-7975

www.casalakecounty.com

 

Foglia YMCA of Metro Chicago ...................................................................................................... .847-438-5300

1025 Old Mchenry Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.ymcalakecounty.org

Fax:847-438-4605

 

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)..................................... 847-249-7800

500 N. Green Bay Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085            Child Abuse Hotline............................ 800-252-2873

www.state.il.us

 

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services ..................................................... 847-546-0772

328 W. Rollins Rd. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

www.state.il.us

 

One Hope United –Northern Region ........................................................................................... 847-245-6800

PO Box 1128, Lake Villa, IL 60046

www.hopeunited.org

 

OMNI Youth Services ............................................................................................................................. 847-540-0680

1025 Old McHenry Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.youth.org

 

OMNI Youth Services, Vernon Township ................................................................................. 847-634-9360

2900 N. Main St. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

www.youth.org

 

UCAN (Uhlich Children’s Advantage Network ...................................................................... 847-362-2111

830 W. End Ct. Ste. 900, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.ucanchicago.org

 


YWCA Lake County Child Care Resource & Referral

Child Care Resource & Referral.............................................................................................................. 800-244-5376

2133 Belvidere Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

Local Referral 847-662-4247, Local Subsidy 847-622-6129

DHS' Child Care Assistance Program provides low-income, working families with access to quality, affordable child care that allows them to continue working and contributes to the healthy, emotional and social development of the child. Families are required to cost-share on a sliding scale based on family size, income and number of children in care.

 

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center ................................................................................... Hotline 847-872-7799

4275 Old Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60031.................................................................................... TTY 847-244-1367

www.zcenter.org

 

CHILD CARE SERVICES

Barrington

Atonement Christian Day Care School....................................................................................... 847-382-6360

909 E. Main St. Barrington, IL 60010

Day care center, nursery, preschool & kindergarten programs, educational services.

Provide services for 2 years up to kindergarten along with a full time kindergarten class.

Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Barrington Community Child Care............................................................................................... 847-381-0272

560 Carl Ave. Barrington, IL 60010
Privately owned-serves children 6 weeks through 11 years of age

Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Barrington United Methodist Church Noah’s Ark.............................................................. 847-836-5540

98 Algonquin Rd. Barrington, IL 60010

Classes are offered for children ages 2 through 6. Preschool classes meet from 9:00 am-11:30 am. There are two options for the Kindergarten/Young Five’s class: 9:00 am-11:30 am or 9:00 am-1:00 pm.

 

Creative Child Care Child’s Center............................................................................................... 847-382-2812

1410 S. Barrington Rd. Barrington, IL 60010

Private school serving grades PK-6. Associations: AMs; coed; Montessori; nonprofit; nonsectarian Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Little Angels Preschool........................................................................................................................ 847-381-5490

647 Dundee Ave. Barrington, IL 60010
Mon-Fri 9:00 am-11:30 pm, 12:30 pm-3:00 pm

 

Salem Methodist Preschool.............................................................................................................. 847-381-0536

115 W. Lincoln Ave. Barrington, IL 60010

Serving 2 years–PreK

Preschool classes, also science, art and cooking as well.

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm, hours vary by age group

 


St. Michael’s Little Angel’s Preschool......................................................................................... 847-381-5490

647 Dundee Ave. Barrington, IL 60010

The preschool is accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC- National Association for the Education of Young Children).

Serving 18 months- 5 years of age.

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-11:30 am and 12:30 pm-3:00 pm

 

St. Mark’s Day School............................................................................................................................ 847-381-9172

337 Ridge Rd. Barrington Hills, IL 60010

Serving 3 years- Full day kindergarten.

Preschool classes, also enrichment programs, art, and dance.

Mon-Fri hours vary by age group

 

Grayslake

Special Education District of Lake County.............................................................................. 847-548-8470

18160 W. Gages Lake Rd. Gages Lake, IL 60030

Works with schools in Lake County to serve physically, mentally and emotionally challenged students.

Mon–Fri 7:30 am-4:15 pm

 

4Kids Learning Center.......................................................................................................................... 847-548-4386

61 Center St. Grayslake, IL 60030

Childcare infant-afterschool care.  Preschool age 2-5 years 

Mon–Fri  6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

 Center Street Kindercare................................................................................................................... 847-223-9188

130 S. Atkinson Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Ages 6 weeks-12 years

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Cherokee After School Club ............................................................................................................. 847-548-0771

997 N. Corporate Cir, Grayslake IL 60030
Serving ages 4-12 years

Mon-Fri 6:00 am-8:00 pm

 

College of Lake County Children Learning Center............................................................. 847-543-2345

19351 W. Washington St. Grayslake, IL 60030 

Not open to community- CLC students and staff only.

Mon-Fri 7:00 am-5:00 pm

 

Everett Afterschool Care.................................................................................................................... 847-548-0771

997 N. Corporate Cir. Grayslake, IL 60030 

Serving ages 4-12 years.

Mon-Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm

 

Gloryland Preschool.............................................................................................................................. 847-548-0112 

607 W. Belvidere Rd (Rt. 120), Grayslake, IL 60030  

Serving ages 2-5 years.

Mon-Wed-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm, Tue-Thu 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Grayslake Coop......................................................................................................................................... 847-223-9820
900 Harris Rd.  Grayslake, IL 60030

Mon-Wed-Fri 9:15 am-3:00 pm, Tue-Thu 9:15 am-11:30 pm

 

Grayslake Kindercare........................................................................................................................... 847-548-9394

790 N. Lake St. Grayslake, IL 60030

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Mary’s Peppermint Stick..................................................................................................................... 847-223-0611

31 Park Ave. Grayslake, IL 60030

Preschool and child care

Mon-Fri 6:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Precious Lamb............................................................................................................................................ 847-223-1788

285 Washington St.  Grayslake, IL 60030

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:30 pm

 

Prime Time 2............................................................................................................................................... 847-548-3455

18475 Illinois Rte. 120, Grayslake, IL 60030

Preschool and subsidized childcare

Mon-Fri 6:45 am-6:00 pm

 

Special Education District of Lake County.............................................................................. 847-548-8470

18160 W. Gages Lake Rd. Gages Lake, IL 60030

Works with schools in Lake County to serve physically, mentally and emotionally challenged students.

 

Tech Campus............................................................................................................................................... 847-543-6093

Grayslake, IL

 

Hawthorn Woods

Kiddy Garden.............................................................................................................................................. 847-550-9543

1250 W. Old McHenry Rd. Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Foglia YMCA................................................................................................................................................. 847-540-5300

1025 Old McHenry Rd. Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 5:00 am-10:00 pm 

 

Goddard......................................................................................................................................................... 847-438-8866

50 Landover Pkwy. Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Island Lake

Lots of Tots.................................................................................................................................................. 847-487-8980

202 W. Burnett Rd. Island Lake, IL 60042

Mon-Fri 6:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Learning Tree............................................................................................................................................. 847-487-8733

550 Newport Ct. Island Lake, IL 60042
Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Young Scholars.......................................................................................................................................... 847-487-0300

501 Kora Ln. Island Lake, IL 60042

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Lake Zurich

Bright Horizons........................................................................................................................................ 847-726-3410

One Corporate Dr. Ste. 180, Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:00 pm

 

ETC  Preschool........................................................................................................................................... 847-540-6733

235 Quentin Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-12:30 pm

 

Kindercare.................................................................................................................................................... 847-438-9330

550 Cuba Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Learning Tree............................................................................................................................................. 847-438-1945

735 Ela Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

St. Francis Preschool............................................................................................................................. 847-438-7921

11 S. Buesching Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

3 year old program-Tue, Thurs 9:00 am-11:30 am

4 year old program-Mon, Wed, and Fri 9:00 am-11:30 am

PreK program Mon, Tue, Wed and Fri 12:00 pm-2:30 pm

 

Tutor Time................................................................................................................................................... 847-719-2268

759 S. Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:30 pm

 

Long Grove

BJE Board of Jewish Education-Early Childhood Center................................................ 847-634-0363

5304 RFD, Long Grove, IL 60047

Ages 15 months-5 years

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:30 pm

 

Montessori School of Long Grove ................................................................................................ 847-634-0430

1115 Coffin Rd. Long Grove, IL 60047

Ages 1-12 years

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:00 pm 

 


Long Grove Country School   ............................................................................................................ 847-438-4834
20400 Old Hicks Rd. Long Grove, IL 60047

3 years-PreK

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:15 pm

 

Mundelein

All Stars Fremont..................................................................................................................................... 847-837-0437

Fremont Schools

28908 N. Fremont Center Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Before/After school care, Kindergarten enrichment.

Mon–Fri, Before-School 6:30 am–8:45 am, After-School 3:45 pm–6:00 pm

AM Kindergarten 8:50 am-12:45 pm, PM Kindergarten 11:40 pm–3:35 pm

 

Big and Little Child Development Center (Mundelein Park District..................... 847-566-0650

1401 N. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Ages 2-3 years, full size gym, summertime Spray Park,  theme-based curriculum.

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Cherished Children Early Learning Center............................................................................. 847-566-1471

406 Washington Blvd. Mundelein, IL 60060

6 weeks to 6 years

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-5:45 pm

 

Children’s House Northshore.......................................................................................................... 847-949-6340

1220 S. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

Ages 6 months- 6 years

Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Kindercare Learning Center............................................................................................................. 847-970-7060

800 S. Route 83, Mundelein, IL 60060

6 weeks-12 years

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Mundelein Kindercare.......................................................................................................................... 847-970-9554

695 S. Route 83, Mundelein, IL 60060

6 weeks- 12 years

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Montessori and Music Daycare Center...................................................................................... 847-566-7778

1200 S. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

6 weeks-6 years

Mon-Fri 7:00 am-6:30 pm

 

Mundelein Coop........................................................................................................................................ 847-949-1899
Route 176, (next to Congregational Church) Mundelein, IL 60060

Parents participate in programming.

4 & 5 Years - Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-11:30 am

3 & 4 Years – Tue & Thu 12:30 pm-3:00 pm

 


Mundelein Montessori......................................................................................................................... 847-566-4345

1401 S. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

6 weeks- 12 years

Mon-Fri 6:30 am-6:00 pm

 

Our Lord’s Little Ones........................................................................................................................... 847-388-3788

25967 N. Arrowhead Dr.  Mundelein, IL 60060

30 months- 12 years

Mon-Fri 6:00 am-7:00 pm

 

Wee Kirk........................................................................................................................................................ 847-949-8671

1500 W. Hawley St.  Mundelein, IL 60060

3 years- Pre K

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-2:00 pm

 

Round Lake

Mana a Mano............................................................................................................................................... 847-201-1521

6 E. Main St. Round Lake, IL 60073

Mano a Mano celebrates Mexican culture with immigrants, artists, educators and the general public.

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-8:00 pm, Sat 8:30 am-12:00 pm

 

Round Lake Area Park District –Child Development....................................................... 847-546-8558

814 Hart Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

The Round Lake Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Preschool, child-care, and summer day camp programs are available. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Round Lake, Lindenhurst and Zion (SRARLZ).

 

Wauconda

Educational Training Center Preschool (ETC)..................................................................... 847-487-8960

924 Grand Blvd. Wauconda, IL 60084

A play-based, Christian early learning center.

Mon-Fri Preschool 9:00 am-11:30 am; Extended care 6:30 am-6:00 pm

Before and after school care ages 5-10 years.

www.etcpreschool.com

 

Messiah Lutheran Preschool............................................................................................................ 847-526-7479

25225 W. Ivanhoe Rd. Wauconda, IL 60084

Ages 2½-6 years

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-2:30 pm

Turtle Express........................................................................................................................................... 847-487-5437

423 W. Liberty St. Wauconda, IL 60084

6 weeks–12 years

Mon-Fri 6:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Transfiguration Preschool................................................................................................................ 847-526-6311

316 W. Mill St. Wauconda, IL 60084

3 years old - Mon and Wed 8:30 am-11:30 pm; Fri 9 am-11:30 pm

4 years old – half day - Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 pm; Fri 9 am-12 pm

4 years old - full day - Mon-Thu 8:30 am-3:20 pm;  Fri 9 am-3:20 pm

 

Waukegan

Child and Family Connections......................................................................................................... 847-377-8900

3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

Lake County Health Department program serves children with developmental delays.

Birth through age 3. Mon–Fri 9:00 am-4:00 pm

 

Child Serv...................................................................................................................................................... 847-263-2200

1105 Greenwood Ave. Waukegan IL, 60087

Early childhood services, family and child/stabilization, ChildServ foster care services, residential services, specialized/therapeutic foster care, community support and education, immigration.

www.childserv.org

 

DHS (Division of Health Services) Offices and Service Providers for Lake County

YWCA Lake County Child Care Resource & Referral..................................................................... 800-244-5376

2133 Belvidere Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

Local Referral: 847-662-4247, Local Subsidy: 847-622-6129

DHS' Child Care Assistance Program provides low-income, working families with access to quality, affordable child care that allows them to continue working and contributes to the healthy, emotional and social development of the child. Families are required to cost-share on a sliding scale based on family size, income and number of children in care.

 

YMCA-Northern Lake County........................................................................................................... 847-360-9622

2000 Western Ave. Waukegan, IL 60087

700 Lakeview Pkwy. Vernon Hills, IL 60061................................................................................... 847-367-6797

1025 Old McHenry Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047................................................................................ 847-438-5300

Early education program, childcare, youth programs: basketball, boot camps, soccer, home schooling, martial arts classes, dance.

 

Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)..................................................................................... 800-843-6154

Illinois Dept of Human Services

DHS (Department of Human Services) Child Care Assistance Program provides low-income, working families with access to quality, affordable child care that allows them to continue working and contributes to the healthy, emotional and social development of the child. Families are required to cost-share on a sliding scale based on family size, income and number of children in care.

 

CHURCHES

Abundant Life Christian Church..................................................................................................... 847-201-1486

929 Hart Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.abundantlife-roundlake.org

 

Alpine Chapel............................................................................................................................................. 847-540-8280

23153 W.  Miller Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Office at 1180 Heather Dr. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.alpinechapel.org

 

Barrington United Methodist Church........................................................................................ 847-836-5540

98 Algonquin Rd. Barrington, IL 60010

www.barringtonumc.com

 

Calvary Presbyterian Church........................................................................................................... 847-546-4444

510 N. Cedar Lake Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.calvpres.com

 

Chapel of Barrington, The.................................................................................................................. 847-201-2777

180 N. Hawthorne Rd. Barrington Hills, IL 60010
www.chapel.org/barrington

 

Chapel of Grayslake ,The.................................................................................................................... 847-201-2777

25270 W. Route 60, Grayslake, IL 60030

www.chapel.org/grayslake

 

Chapel of Lake Zurich, The................................................................................................................ 847-201-2777

330 S. Old Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.chapel.org/lakezurich

 

Chapel of Libertyville, The................................................................................................................ 847-201-2777

1200 American Way, Libertyville, IL 60048

www.chapel.org/libertyville

 

Chapel of Mundelein, The................................................................................................................... 847-201-2777

1966 W. Hawley St. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.chapel.org/mundelein

 

Church of Saint Joseph.......................................................................................................................... 847-546-3610

114 N. Lincoln Ave. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.stjosephrl.org

 

Community Church of Barrington ............................................................................................... 847-381-1294

407 S. Grove Ave. Barrington, IL 60010

www.ccbarrington.org

 


Community Church of Round Lake............................................................................................... 847-546-1000

217 Goodnow Blvd. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.ichoosejesus.net

 

Community Protestant Church....................................................................................................... 847-566-4000

418 N. Prairie Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.communityprotestant.org

 

Cross Point Baptist Church............................................................................................................. ..847-587-7722

27430 W. Nippersink Rd. Ingleside, IL 60041

www.crosspointchurch.org

 

Crossroads Church.................................................................................................................................. 847-362-7120

1350 IL Highway Rte. 137, Grayslake, IL 60030

www.crcsbc.org

 

Evangelical Free Church of Libertyville.................................................................................... 847-362-8155

431 W. Austin Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.lefc.com

 

Evangelical Free Church of Wauconda....................................................................................... 847-526-8254

700 W. Liberty, Wauconda, IL 60084

www.efcw.net

 

Faith Church of Grayslake.................................................................................................................. 847-223-6249

954 Brae Loch Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.tryfaith.com

 

Family of Christ Christian Assembly Church......................................................................... 847-381-8408

23140 Church St. Barrington, IL 60010

www.fofcca.org

 

Federated Church of Wauconda..................................................................................................... 847-526-8471

200 S. Barrington Rd. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.federatedchurchofwauconda.org

 

First Baptist Church of Mundelein............................................................................................... 847-949-1515

515 W. Maple Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060

 

First Presbyterian Church of Libertyville................................................................................ 847-362-2174

219 W. Maple Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.firstpreslibertyville.org

 

Fusion Church............................................................................................................................................ 847-526-0096

 Meets at:  Alpine Chapel, 23153 W. Miller Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.fusionchurch.com

 

Gages Lake Bible Church..................................................................................................................... 847-223-2923

18788 W. Gages Lake Rd. Gages Lake, IL 60030

www.gagesbible.org

Gracepointe Church............................................................................................................................... 847-566-6650

1221 W. Maple Rd. (IL Route 176), Mundelein, IL 60060

www.gpointe.org

 

Harvest Bible Chapel-Lake Zurich................................................................................................ 847-438-7440

255 Quentin Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.hbclz.org

 

Hispanic Church of God........................................................................................................................ 847-546-0710

31600 Wilson Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

 

Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church.............................................................................................. 847-634-2070

1660 Checker Rd. Long Grove, IL 60047

www.hopelutheran-elca.org

 

Hope Evangelical Presbyterian Church..................................................................................... 847-543-1659

32475 N. Alleghany Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.hopeepc.net

 

Indian Hill Bible Church...................................................................................................................... 847-546-8142

36133 N. Fairfield Rd. Ingleside, IL 60041

www.ihbchurch.org

 

Ingleside United Methodist Church ............................................................................................ 847-587-0250

36325 N. Maple Ave. Ingleside, IL 60041

www.ingleside-methodist.org

 

Ivanhoe Congregational Church, United Church of Christ............................................ 847-566-5204

21078 W. IL Route 176, Mundelein, IL 60060

www.ivanhoechurch.org

 

Kirk of the Lakes Presbyterian Church...................................................................................... 847-949-8670

1500 W. Hawley St. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.kirkofthelakes.org

 

Lake Region Bible Church.................................................................................................................. 847-546-5409

205 W. Washington St. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.LakeRegionBibleChurch.org

 

Lakeview Community Church.......................................................................................................... 847-438-0267

365 Surryse Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.lcclz.org

 

Lakeview Presbyterian Church....................................................................................................... 847-680-7940

1100 Lakeview Pkwy. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.lakeviewpc.org

 

Libertyville Covenant Church.......................................................................................................... 847-362-3308

250 S. St. Mary’s Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.libcov.org


Life on the Vine.......................................................................................................................................... 847-634-9993

5105 RFD Arlington Heights Rd. Long Grove, IL 60047

www.lifeonthevine.org

 

Living Waters Assembly of God...................................................................................................... 847-223-7541

525 N. Atkinson Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.livingwatersag.org

 

Long Grove Community Church...................................................................................................... 847-634-3635

1110 Robert Parker Coffin Rd. Long Grove, IL 60047

www.longgrovecommunitychurch.org

 

Lord of Glory Lutheran Church....................................................................................................... 847-548-5673

607 W. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.lordofglory.org

 

Lutheran Church of the Atonement............................................................................................. 847-381-0243

909 E. Main St. Barrington, IL 60010

www.churchofatonement.org

 

Maranatha Baptist Church................................................................................................................. 847-223-9050

31457 N. Alleghany Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.mbcfamily.net

 

Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church....................................................................................... 847-526-7161

25225 W. Ivanhoe Rd. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.messiah-wauconda.org

 

New Hope Christian Fellowship..................................................................................................... 847-949-4850

1401 S. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.newhopecf.net

 

New Hope Community Church......................................................................................................... 847-910-1567

Meets at:  Round Lake Beach Civic Center Bldg.

2007 Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

www.newhopechristiancommunity.com

 

New Life Evangelical Lutheran........................................................................................................ 847-438-5018

910 S. Old Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.newlife-wels.org

 

New Life Fellowship............................................................................................................................... 847-360-1950

Meets at:  Lashen Center, 294 Evergreen Dr. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.newlifevh.org

 

Northwest Christian Community.................................................................................................. 847-949-6922

28566 N. Lemon Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060 

www.nwcc.cc

 


Northwest Family Church................................................................................................................... 847-719-1500

Meets at:  Lake Zurich Theatres, 755 South Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.nwfamilychurch.org

 

Orchard Evangelical Free Church, The....................................................................................... 847-392-4840

1330 N. Douglas Ave. Arlington Heights, IL 60004

www.theorchardefc.org

 

Orchard Evangelical Free Church, The....................................................................................... 847-852-2200

1301 S. Grove Ave. Barrington, IL 60010

www.theorchardefc.org

 

Peace Lutheran Church....................................................................................................................... 847-438-4400

1050 Old Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.peacelutheranlz.com

 

Presbyterian Church of Barrington............................................................................................. 847-381.0975

6 Brinker Rd. Barrington, IL 60010

www.pcbarrington.org

 

Quentin Road Bible Baptist Church............................................................................................. 847-438-4494

60 Quentin Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.qrbbc.org

 

Rock of Israel Messianic Congregation..................................................................................... 847-520-0616

RFD 1598 N. Arlington Heights Rd. Long Grove, IL 60047

www.rockofisrael.net

 

Saint Andrew Lutheran Church...................................................................................................... 847-566-8081

10 S. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.standrewmundelein.org

 

Saint Anne Catholic Church............................................................................................................... 847-382-5300 

120 Ela St. Barrington, IL 60010

www.stannebarrington.org

 

Saint Bede Catholic Church .............................................................................................................. 847-587-2251

36455 N. Wilson Rd. Ingleside, IL 60041

www.stbedechurch.com

 

Saint Francis de Sales Catholic Parish........................................................................................ 847-438-6622

135 S. Buesching Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.stfrancislz.org

 

Saint  Gilbert Catholic Church......................................................................................................... 847-223-4731

301 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.stgilbert.org

 


Saint John Lutheran Church.............................................................................................................. 847-362-4424

501 W. Park Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.stjohnslib.com

 

Saint John Lutheran Church.............................................................................................................. 847-526-7614

405 W. State Rte. 176, Island Lake, IL 60042

www.stjohnislandlake.com

 

Saint Joseph Catholic Church........................................................................................................... 847-362-2073

121 E. Maple Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.stjoseph-libertyville.org

 

Saint Lawrence Church......................................................................................................................... 847-362-2110

125 W. Church St. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.stlawrencechurch.org

 

Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church....................................................................................................... 847-381-0596

337 Ridge Rd. Barrington, IL 60010

www.st-markschurch.org

 

Saint Mary of the Annunciation Roman Catholic Church.............................................. 847-223-0010

22333 W. Erhart Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.stmaryfc.org

 

Saint Matthew Lutheran Church.................................................................................................... 847-382-7002

720 Dundee Ave. Barrington, IL 60010

www.stmatthewbarrington.org

 

Saint Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church-WELS.................................................................... 847-546-4685

420 Greenwood Dr. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.stpaulwels.org

 

Saint Paul United Church of Christ............................................................................................... 847-381-0460

401 E. Main St. Barrington, IL 60010

www.stpauluccbarrington.org

 

Saint Peter Church.................................................................................................................................. 815-385-5496

27551 Volo Village Rd. Volo, IL 60073

www.stpetervolo.org

 

Saint Peter United Church of Christ............................................................................................. 847-438-6441

47 Church St.  Lake Zurich, IL 60047

www.stpeterlz.org

 

Salem United Methodist Church.................................................................................................... 847-381-0524

115 W. Lincoln Ave. Barrington, IL 60010

www.salemchurchbarrington.com

 


Santa Maria Del Popolo ...................................................................................................................... 847-949-8300

116 N. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.smdpparish.org

 

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church................................................................................... 847-223-4111

285 Washington St. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.shepherdofthelakes.org

 

Transfiguration Parish........................................................................................................................ 847-526-2400

316 W. Mill St. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.transfigurationwauconda.com

 

Treasure Seekers Church of God................................................................................................... 847-381-2952

1020 W. Rollins Rd. Round Lake Heights, IL 60073

 

Trinity Community Church............................................................................................................... 847-367-8501

1190 W. Winchester Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.trinitycomchurch.org

 

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran........................................................................................................... 847-546-2109

25519 W. IL Route 134, Ingleside, IL 60041

www.trinityonthehill.com

 

United Methodist Church of Libertyville................................................................................. 847-362-2112

429 Brainerd Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

www.umcl.org

 

United Protestant Church of Grayslake.................................................................................... 847-223-8131

54  S. Whitney St. Grayslake, IL 60030     

www.upcgl.org

 

Village Church of Barrington, The................................................................................................ 847-381-5221

1600 E. Main St. Barrington, IL 60010

www.vcbweb.org

 

Wildwood Presbyterian Church..................................................................................................... 847-223-0186

18630 W. Old Gages Lake Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

www.wildwoodpc.net

 

Willow Creek – Casa De Luz............................................................................................................... 224-512-2272

67 E. Algonquin Rd. South Barrington, IL 60010

www.willowcreek.org/casadeluz

 

Willow Creek Community Church-South Barrington...................................................... 847-765-5000

67 E. Algonquin Rd. South Barrington, IL 60010

www.willowcreek.org/southbarrington

 

CLOTHING/THRIFT SHOPS

Allendale's Hidden Treasures......................................................................................................... 847-543-8731

2177 N. Hwy. 83, Round Lake, IL 60073

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9:00 am-4:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Wed 9:00 am-6:00 pm

Hidden Treasures is part of Allendale's Vocational Education program to assist in the hands-on learning of a trade in retail sales and business management.

 

Annie’s Attic Resale Shop/Project Hope.................................................................................. 847-381-5721

200 N. Hough St. Barrington, IL 60010

Wed-Sat 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Clothing and household items.

 

Blessing Barn.............................................................................................................................................. 815-382-0206

8310 Railroad St. Ridgefield, IL 60012

Donation drop-offs: Wed 1:00-4:00 pm

Clothing Distribution: 1st Sat of the month 9:00 am-4:00 pm (weather permitting; call ahead)

Mailing Address: Blessing Barn, 4715 Wallen Dr. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Provides basic life needs such as clothing and household items to needy individuals and/or families through word of mouth or referral.

www.blessingbarn.org

 

Elijah’s Mantle........................................................................................................................................... 847-223-2310

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 31 Park Ave. Grayslake, IL 60030

Open 2nd Saturday of each month (except July) 9:00 am–11:00 am. Children’s clothing only, all free. Anyone that needs help with clothing for their children is welcome.

 

Faith Acres Foundation –Clothing/Food Pantry ................................................................ 815-669-0188

120 Dowell Rd. McHenry, IL 60051

Appointment Only

 

Goodwill-Lake Zurich........................................................................................................................... 847-550-0769

746 S. Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am-8:00 pm, Sun 10:00 am -7:00 pm

Sells donated items at low prices.

 

Goodwill-Mundelein.............................................................................................................................. 847-566-0636

761 S. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am-8:00 pm, Sun 10:00 am-7:00 pm

Sells donated goods at low prices.

 

Goodwill- Round Lake Beach........................................................................................................... 847-543-1082

2051 N. IL, Route 83, Round Lake, IL 60073

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am-8:00 pm, Sun 10:00 am-7:00 pm

Sells donated goods at low prices.

 


Habitat for Humanity Re-Store....................................................................................................... 847-249-3160

3545 Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60031 (between Hwy. 41 and Green Bay Rd. south side of Grand) 

Tues-Fri 9:00 am- 6:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The HBH Re-Store provides good quality new and used building and household materials.  A portion of the funds generated from their sales go to help support the HBH homebuilding program for low-income families.

www.habitatlc.org

 

Heavenly Attic Resale........................................................................................................................... 847-854-4552

307 S. Main St. Algonquin, IL 60102

Wed-Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Resale shop

 

Little Christopher’s Resale Shop................................................................................................... 815-459-9442

459 Lake St. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Tues-Sat 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

Pink Door Thrift Shop-Northern Illinois Medical Center Auxiliary ...................... 815-344-4560

1208 N. Green St. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Fri 10:00 am-4:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am-3.30 pm, Closed Sun.

 

Salvation Army Thrift Store-Gurnee........................................................................................... 847-336-8857

3559 Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60031

Mon-Sat 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Closed Sun.

Provides quality clothing, furniture and other goods to the community at bargain prices.

 

Salvation Army Thrift Store-McHenry....................................................................................... 815-759-9101

4400 W. Elm St. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Sat, 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Closed Sun

Provides quality clothing, furniture and other goods to the community at bargain prices.

 

Salvation Army Thrift Store-Mundelein................................................................................... 847-566-0820

357 Townline Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Mon-Sat 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Closed Sun

Provides quality clothing, furniture and other goods to the community at bargain prices.

 

Salvation Army Thrift Store-Waukegan .................................................................................. 847-623-6170

428 S. Sheridan Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

Mon-Sat 9:00 am-7.30 pm, Closed Sun

Provides quality clothing, furniture and other goods to the community at bargain prices.

 

Sparrow’s Nest.......................................................................................................................................... 847-639-4082

378 N. Northwest Hwy. Cary, IL 60013

Mon-Sat 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Provides clothing, furniture and household items at reasonable prices.

www.h-o-s.org

 


Sparrow’s Nest.......................................................................................................................................... 815-363-6008

3714 W. Elm St. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Fri, 10:00 am-7:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am–5:00 pm

Shelter program is providing housing and supportive services for homeless women and children in McHenry County.

www.h-o-s.org

 

Tri-County Thrift Shop ....................................................................................................................... 847-526-0383

457 W. Liberty St. Wauconda, IL 60084
Tue–Fri 10:00 am-4:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am-3:00 pm

 

Tri-County Thrift Shop........................................................................................................................ 847-231-5564

55 N. Barron Blvd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Tue-Fri 10:00 am-4:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am-3:00 pm

http://www.tricountypps.org

 

COUNSELING/MENTAL HEALTH/SOCIAL WORK

ABC Counseling......................................................................................................................................... 847-587-2222

25283 W. Timber Ln. Lake Villa, IL 60046

Mon–Fri 8:00 am–9:00 pm, Sat by appointment.

No eligibility requirements; serves anyone.

Cost is on a sliding scale based on gross annual household income.  Insurance accepted.

Email:  drm2222@aol.com

 

Al-Anon .......................................................................................................................................................... 815-459-6190

Al-Anon meetings in McHenry County

www.alanon.alatgen.org

 

Al-Anon Lake County............................................................................................................................ 847-680-4640

INFO LINE

 

Alternative Behavior Treatment Center (ABTC)................................................................ 847-487-9455

27255 N. Fairfield Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

The mission of ABTC is to promote healthy behaviors and relationships through prevention and treatment of at-risk behavior. Open 24 hrs. a day. Must be an offender to be eligible; includes young boys ages 15-21 w/ sexual behavior problems. Residents are referred by welfare agencies and court system. Geographic area is Illinois. It is a residential treatment center.

www.abtc-centers.org

 

Allendale Association........................................................................................................................... 888-255-3631

PO Box 1088, Lake Villa, IL 60046

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm

The Allendale Association is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to excellence and innovative in care, education, treatment and advocacy. Admission is handled through referrals from child welfare organizations, managed care, schools and private agencies. Clientele includes emotionally disturbed, socially maladjusted children with learning problems between the ages of 8 and 18. Geographic area includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin.

www.allendale4kids.org

Arden Shore Child and Family Services..................................................................................... 847-549-1730

935 Lakeview Pkwy.  Ste. 105, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm

Rebuilding children’s lives through group homes, foster care and counseling. Must live in Illinois and have a referral from DCFS or other state agencies. Fees are based on DCFS rate-setting formula.  Email: ardenshoreadm@aol.com

 

Barrington Area Council on Aging................................................................................................ 847-381-5030

600 Garland Ln. Ste. 100, Barrington, IL 60010

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:00 pm, appointment preferred

Persons must be 60 or older and live in the Barrington Area. Serves senior citizens and caregivers of seniors. Meals on Wheels: suggested donation $5/meal, $3.50 soup and salad. Fees for some trips and activities. Lunch program: $2.25. Areas served: Barrington area in Cook, Lake and McHenry Counties.

www.bacoa.org

 

Barrington Area United Way..........................................................................................................   847-382-8778

Offers services for youth, seniors and mentally and physically handicapped. Offers counseling and prevention services. Must be a resident of Barrington area or District 220.Funded agencies may have fees.  Call for appointment.

www.bacu.org

 

Barrington Youth Services..............................................................................................................   847-381-9297

Mon-Thurs 12:00 pm–8:00 pm, Fri 9:00 am–5:00 pm.  Call for appointment.

Offers counseling to children and adolescents ages 1 to 20 and their families in School District 220.  Sliding scale for counseling groups, most insurance accepted. 

www.barringtonyouthandfamilyservices.org

 

CASA Lake County.................................................................................................................................... 847-377-7975

24647 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Mon-Fri 8:30 am–4:00 pm

Provides counseling services to any child in Lake County involved in the juvenile court as a result of abuse or neglect.

www.casalakecounty.com

 

Celebrate Recovery................................................................................................................................ 847-393-8079

28566 N. Lemon Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Faith-based 12-step substance abuse recovery program.  Open to all who suffer with addictions.

www.celebrate-recovery.org

 

Celebrate Recovery................................................................................................................................ 815-459-1095

575 E. Crystal Lake Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Faith-based 12-step substance abuse recovery program.  Open to all who suffer with addictions.

www.celebrate-recovery.org

 

Celebrate Recovery – Faith Church  ............................................................................................ 847-223-6249

954 Brae Loch Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Faith-based 12-step substance abuse recovery program.  Open to all who suffer with addictions.

www.celebrate-recovery.org

 

Celebrate Recovery – Long Grove  ............................................................................................... 847-634-3635

1110 Robert Parker Coffin Rd. Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047

Faith-based 12-step substance abuse recovery program.  Open to all who suffer with addictions.

www.celebrate-recovery.org

 

Celebrate Recovery – The Chapel  ................................................................................................ 847-201-2777

1966 Hawley Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Faith-based 12-step substance abuse recovery program.  Open to all who suffer with addictions.

www.celebrate-recovery.org

 

Centegra Horizons Behavioral Health .....................................................................................  815-455-7100

527 W. South St. Woodstock, IL 60098.............................................................................................. 800-765-9999

970 S. McHenry Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014 ................................................................................... 815-455-7100

Provides general counseling.

www.wellness.com

 

Community Youth Network.............................................................................................................. 847-548-6000

18640 W. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Mon–Thurs 9:00 am-9:00 pm, Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Therapeutic agency.

Cost: $80 per session, based on a sliding scale with regards to gross family income.   Doesn’t  not accept medical cards.

www.cyngrayslake.org

 

Depression Awareness .......................................................................................................................  866-615-6464

Mental Health Publication Line

 

Destiny House ..........................................................................................................................................  815-575-2139

24956 W. Lakeview Dr. Lake Villa, IL 60046

Mon-Fri 9:00 am -5:00 pm and Sat 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Provides referral, recovery, aftercare for those in need of restoration.

www.destinyhouse.org

 

Emotions Anonymous

This is a 12 step program, similar to Alcoholics Anonymous, but it is for your emotional well-being.  For locations, log onto their web site.  There are no dues or fees, just a desire to live a better emotional life.

www.emotionsanonymous.org

 

Family Alliance, Inc. .............................................................................................................................  815-338-3590

2028 N. Seminary, Woodstock, IL 60098

Mon-Fri 9:00 am- 5:00 pm

Counseling, adult day health care, care management, case management services, dementia support services and support groups available to McHenry County senior citizens. Some services may be provided in the home. Information and referral.

 www.familyallianceinc.org

 


Family Services and Community Mental Health Center for McHenry County  815-385-6400

4100 Veterans Pkwy. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Thurs 8:30 am – 9:00 pm and Fri 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Information and referral. Counseling services available for individuals, family, alcohol, drug, marital, couple, casework and  group.

www.familyserviceonline.org

 

Fox River Valley Center for Independent Living of McHenry County................... 847-695-5818

730 W. Chicago, Elgin, IL 60123

Serves Kane, Kendall and McHenry Counties.

www.dhs.state.il.us

 

Gateway Foundation.............................................................................................................................. 847-356-8205

25480 W. Cedarcrest Ln. Lake Villa, IL 60046

Alcohol and Drug Rehab - drug rehab and alcohol rehab services for adults and teens. Sliding scale and Medicaid accepted. 

www.recovergateway.org

 

Holbrook Center Counseling........................................................................................................... 847-566-5168

998 Maple, Mundelein, IL 60060

Counseling services for individuals, couples and families.  For first appointment call Anita Callahan at 312-655-7550.  Sliding fee scale.

www.catholiccharities/net/services/counseling

 

IL Dept. of Children and Family Services/Lake County .................................................. 847-546-0772

328 Rollins Rd. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

www.state.il.us

 

Illinois Migrant Council .....................................................................................................................  815-943-6851

62 N. Ayer St. Ste. D, Harvard, IL 60033

A community-based non-profit organization with the primary mission of promoting employment, education, health, housing and other opportunities for migrant and seasonal farm workers (MSFW) and their families to achieve economic self-sufficiency and stability.

www.illinoismigrant.org

 

Lake County Center for Independent Living.......................................................................... 847-949-4440

377 N. Seymour Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060

Serving persons with disabilities in the Lake County area, offering counseling, advocacy, peer counseling, community re-integration, deafness and hard of hearing services, personal assistant, employment readiness program and WOW (Words of Wisdom) support group.

www.lccil.org

 

Lake County Mental Health Department ................................................................................. 847-377-8855

423 E. Washington St. Round Lake Park, IL 60073

Mon-Wed-Fri 8:00 am- 5:00 pm Tues-Thurs 8:00 am-8:00 pm

For service you must be at least 18 years old, a Lake County resident and have a history of chronic mental illness or experiencing first time severe symptoms.

www.state.il.us

 


McHenry County Crisis Line................................................................................. 800-892-8900 (crisis line)

Provides emergency mental health services, upon request, to all McHenry County residents.

Immediate help for mental health crisis available 24 hours per day.

www.mchenry-crisis.org

 

McHenry County Mental Health Board ....................................................................................  815-455-2828

 620 Dakota St. Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Mon-Fri 8:30 am -4:30 pm

Information and referral for mental illness, developmental disabilities or substance abuse services in McHenry County.

www.communityresources.net/mchenrymentalhealth

 

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill-McHenry County (NAMI) .............................  815-344-8300

5320 W. Elm St. McHenry, IL 60050

A non-profit, volunteer-based organization dedicated to improving the lives of people who are affected by mental illness.  They offer an array of free programs and services, including self-help groups, family and community education, and advocacy.

 www.namimchenry.com

 

Nicasa/In Touch........................................................................................................................................ 847-546-6450

31979 N. Fish Lake Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073 

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Services for alcoholism, addiction, drug abuse treatment, gambling addiction.

Serves Lake, McHenry and northern Cook Counties.  Sliding scale based on ability to pay.

Prevention services are free of charge.

www.nicasa.org

 

OMNI Youth Services.............................................................................................................................. 847-353-1500

1025 Old McHenry Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047       

Omni Youth Services is a drug or alcohol rehabilitation center with a primary focus on mental health and substance abuse treatment.

www.omniyouth.org

 

Options & Advocacy for McHenry County............................................................................... 815-477-4720

365 Millennium Dr. Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Mon-Thurs 8:00 am- 5:00 pm and Fri- 8:30 am – Noon

Provides  assessment and referral to persons with developmental disabilities and emotionally disturbed youths and adults. Also provides educational, social, residential,

vocational and related health services.

www.optionsandadvocacy.org

 

PASS (Positive Alternative Student Services)

19525 W. Washington St. Gages Lake, IL 60030

Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Assists Lake County students at risk of truancy and low academic achievement. See also “National Center for School Engagement”.

Email: mailto:mebates@lake.k12.il.us

 


Pioneer Center of McHenry County............................................................................................ 815-344-1230

4001 Dayton St. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm

Provide vocational services and a group home setting for the developmentally disabled, and those with traumatic brain injury.

www.pioneercenter.org

 

Women’s Residential Services ....................................................................................................... 847-377-7950

24647 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Provides residential services and treatment to women over 18 years old. Must be a resident of Illinois, have a primary diagnosis of substance abuse, need residential treatment for up to 3 months and be capable and willing to participate in all treatment. Cost is based on a sliding fee schedule based on income. Open 24 hours/day.

www.projectcope.com/womensresidential.html

 

Serenity House of Libertyville........................................................................................................ 847-367-9709

1103 W. Park Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

Referral through a related agency or individual accepted. Halfway house fees are $130/week which includes room, board and counseling.

Serves: Adults over 18 years suffering from alcohol and/or substance abuse.

www.serenityhouseoflibertyville.com

 

Tri-County Pregnancy and Parenting Services ..................................................................   815-455-0965

610 Crystal Point Dr. Ste. 1, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Mon–Thurs 9:00 am–4:00 pm; Closed on Fri

Serves McHenry, Lake and Cook Counties.

www.informedchoices.org

 

DISABILITY: PHYSICAL/MENTAL/RECREATION OPPORTUNITIES

Center for Enriched Living................................................................................................................. 847-948-7001

280 Saunders Rd. Riverwoods, IL 60015

www.centerforenrichedliving.org

Helps people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.  Offers social and recreational programs 7 days a week.

 

Child and Family Connections......................................................................................................... 847-377-8900

3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

Mon–Fri 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Lake County Health Dept. program serves children with developmental delays–birth through age 3.

 

Countryside Association for People with Disabilities

21154 W. Shirley Rd. Palatine, IL 60074............................................................................................ 847-438-8855

1301 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085............................................................................................ 847-336-1700

www.countrysideassn.org

Sheltered workshop.  Individuals can work one to five hours and earn a check.

 


Glenkirk......................................................................................................................................................... 847-272-5111

3504 Commercial Ave. Northbrook, IL 60062

8:30 am-5:00 pm

www.glenkirk.org

 

Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association................................................................................ 847-283-0908

400 E. Illinois Rd. Lake Forest, IL 60045

www.glasa.org

Offers services for youth and adults who have a physical or visual impairment through recreational, fitness and competitive sports activities.

 

Illinois Department of Human Services.................................................................................... 847-244-8474

Office of Rehabilitation Services

2740 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

In-home care, vocational, disabilities.

 

Independence Center............................................................................................................................ 847-360-1020

2025 Washington St. Waukegan, IL 60085

Mental Health Center.

 

Kiley Center – Ann M Kiley Development Center................................................................ 847-249-0600

1401 Dugdale Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

 

Lake County Center for Independent Living.......................................................................... 847-949-4440

377 N. Seymour Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060

www.lccil.org

 

Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center............................ 847-377-8160

3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

www.lakecountyil.gov

Covers anyone living in Lake County, IL

 

Lambs Farm and Store.......................................................................................................................... 847-362-4636

14245 W. Rockland Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048

Mon-Fri 10:00 am–5:00 pm

www.lambsfarm.org

Serves people with disabilities.

 

Little City Foundation........................................................................................................................... 847-221-7810

1760 W. Algonquin Rd. Palatine, IL 60067

www.littlecity.org

Serving autistic and mentally challenged children and adults.  Programs include clinical services, foster care/adoption, in home personal and family support, vocational services, recreation services, day school for children with autism (ChildBridge Center for Education).

 

Mount St Joseph........................................................................................................................................ 847-438-5050

24955 N. Hwy. 12, Lake Zurich, IL 60047         

8:00 am-5:00 pm,   Residential Care 24 hr/Day

Intermediate care facility for developmentally disabled.

 

NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness – Barrington Area................................. 847-496-1415

Barrington, IL – Contact by phone or email

www.namibarringtonarea.org

Email: jmj2400@yahoo.com

NAMI is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization dedicated to improving the lives of people who are affected by mental illness.

 

NAMI-National Alliance on Mental Illness of Lake County.......................................... .847-249-1515

North Chicago, IL – Contact by phone or email

www.namilake-il.org

Email:  namisupport@hotmail.com

NAMI is a non-profit, volunteer based organization dedicated to improving the lives of people who are affected by mental illness.

 

NAMI-National Alliance on Mental Illness of McHenry County................................. 815-344-8300

5320 W. Elm St. McHenry, IL 60050

www.namimchenrycounty.org

Email:  cratchford@sbcglobal.net

NAMI-MC is a non-profit, volunteer based organization dedicated to improving the lives of people who are affected by mental illness.

 

Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association.............................................................. 815-459-0737

285 Memorial Dr. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

www.nisra.org

Specialized social, athletic and recreational activities for residents with disabilities, including Wauconda Park District.

 

Northpointe Resources........................................................................................................................ 847-872-1700

3441 Sheridan Rd. Zion, IL 60099

Mon-Fri 8:00 am–4:00 pm

www.northpointeresources.org

Empowering people with disabilities.

 

SEDOL/Special Education District of Lake County............................................................ 847-548-8470               

18160 W. Gages Lake Rd. Gages Lake, IL 60030

Works with schools in Lake County to serve physically, mentally and emotionally challenged students.

 

Special Recreation Association of Central Lake County................................................ 847-816-4866

290 Oakwood Rd. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.sraclc.org

Provides community-based therapeutic recreation services to individuals with disabilities and their families.  Includes Park Districts of Grayslake, Mundelein, Vernon Hills and villages of Hawthorn Woods, Lake Zurich and Libertyville.

 

Special Recreation Services of Northern Lake County.................................................... 847-546-8558

814 Hart Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.srsnlc.org

Recreational services to individuals with disabilities.  Includes Round Lake Park District.

 

EDUCATION

Lions Club............................................................................................................................... See Service Club Section

Scholarships are given out to students through the local High Schools.

 

Round Lake Area Child Development Center........................................................................ 847-546-8558

Robert W. Rolek Community Center, 814 Hart Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073

www.roundlakeareaparkdistrict.org

Mon-Fri 6:30 am -6:00 pm

Hours depend on the program and age of the child.  Children 2 yrs. to 12 yrs. old; Fees vary per program.  Serving –Round Lake, Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Heights, Round Lake Park, Volo.

 

SEDOL/Special Education District of Lake County ........................................................... 847-548-8470

18160 Gages Lake Rd. Gages Lake, IL 60030.................................................................................... 847-223-5586

Serving special education needs of Lake County.

www.sedol.k12.il.us

 

University of Illinois / Extension Grayslake ......................................................................... 847-223-8627

100 S. US Highway 45, Grayslake, IL 60030       

 Mon, Tue, Thurs and Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm; Wed 8:00 am-7:00 pm

Serves Lake County residents.  Many programs are free; or on a cost recovery basis.

www.web.extension.illinois.edu/lake

 

Mano a Mano .............................................................................................................................................. 847-201-1521

6 East Main St. Round Lake Park, IL 60073

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-8:00 pm Sat 8:30 am-noon

www.manoamanofamilyresourcecenter.org

Mano a Mano celebrates Mexican culture with immigrants, artists, educators and the general public.

 

Other Services offered through Mano a Mano:

All services are free and by appointment only.

 


Omni Youth Services Community Resource........................................................................... 847-520-8856

Wheeling Community Resource Center
Hawthorne School - 2nd Floor, Entrance 3
200 Glendale, Wheeling, IL 60090

www.omniyouth.org

Call for hours.  Works primarily with low-income families, providing services that address basic needs, promotes self-sufficiency and increased participation in the community.

 

EMPLOYMENT – CAREER COUNSELING

Career Center............................................................................................................................................. 847-304-4157

600 Hart Rd. Ste. 275, Barrington, IL 60010

Offers job search seminars, employment listings, individualized consultations, office use; including phone, fax, computer use and internet access.  Services are available to anyone in need of career transition assistance in Cook and Lake Counties.  Mon 6–9 pm, Tues–Thurs 10 am–4 pm

 

Cooperative Education and Career Services Center......................................................... 630-942-2611

College of DuPage, 425 Farwell Blvd. Student Resource Center, Room 2044, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Offers a variety of services for residents of Community College District 502 who are looking for employment.

 

Community Action Partnership of Lake County ................................................................. 847-249-4330

1200 W. Glen Flora Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

 

Department of Rehabilitation Services (D.O.R.S)  ............................................................ 312-814-2934

100 W. Randolph, Ste. 8-100, Chicago, IL 60601

Provides vocational rehabilitation for the disabled including evaluation, guidance, job development, placement, and follow up.  Other assistance includes education, job training, supported employment, medical services, physical and/or occupational therapy and assistive devices.

 

Illinois Department of Employment Security (I.D.E.S)................................................... 800-244-5631

State of Illinois .............................................................................................................................................. 800-327-4473

800 Lancer Ln. Grayslake, IL 60030..................................................................................................... 847-543-7400

401 S. State St. Chicago, IL 60605.......................................................................................................... 312-793-5700

723 W. Algonquin Rd. Arlington Heights, IL 60005....................................................................... 847-981-7400

30 DuPage Ct. Elgin 60120....................................................................................................................... 847-888-7900

Persons seeking full or part time employment assistance.   Also provide job listings, training and unemployment benefits for those who qualify.

 

Illinois Work Net................................................................................................................................................. No phone

Help for laid off individuals and other job related issues.

www.illinoisworknet.com

 

Mano a Mano............................................................................................................................................... 847-201-1521

6 E. Main St. Round Lake, IL 60073

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-8:00 pm, Sat 8:30 am-12:00 pm

www.manoamanofamilyresourcecenter.org

 


Saint Hubert’s Job and Networking Ministry........................................................................ 847-885-7700

729 Grand Canyon St. Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

www.sainthubert.org

Provides Christian fellowship and support, job networking opportunities, career skills presentations, resume preparation and critiquing, interviewing skills and techniques, job fair opportunities and dates, area employment opportunities.

 

SER/Jobs for Progress.......................................................................................................................... 773-542-9030

3948 W. 26th St. Ste. 213, Chicago, IL 60623

Serves: Cook and Kane counties.

117 N. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085.................................................... 847-623-3342 or 847-623-3347

Serves: Lake and McHenry counties.

Employment programs for seniors.

www.ser-national.org

 

Willow Creek Careers Ministry ..................................................................................................... 847-765-5000

67 E. Algonquin Rd. South Barrington, IL 60010

Contact church for further information.

www.willowcreek.org

 

Youth Build Lake County ................................................................................................................... 847-473-3483

3001 Green Bay Rd. #3, North Chicago, IL 60064

Has GED program. Computer literacy skills with classes being taught by College of Lake County instructors. Develops and cultivates the skills to build affordable homes in Lake County. Job and college placement. Can possibly earn $1250 in community service scholarship.

 

FAMILY SERVICES

Family Service of the Barrington Area .....................................................................................  847-381-4981

836 S. Northwest Hwy. Barrington IL 60010

“Ask the Nurse”, counseling, in home visits, caregiver support groups, educational  presentations

 

United Way –Social Services Organization.............................................................................. 847-382-8778

200 S. Hough St. Barrington IL 60010

www.findhelplakecounty.org

 Local agency social worker-Debbie Hagee

Highland Park Office ................................................................................................................................. 847-432-4981

 

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Affordable Housing Corp.................................................................................................................... 847-263-7478

1590 S. Milwaukee Ave. Ste. 312 Libertyville, IL 60048

Foreclosure prevention counseling and down payment assistance program for first time home buyers.

www.ahclc.org

 


AT&T Illinois Lifeline............................................................................................................................ 888-256-5378

Provides discounted phone service for low income qualified. Eligibility requirements include food stamps, Medicaid, SSI, LIHEAP, temporary assistance for needy families.

 

Catholic Charities................................................................................................................................... 815-344-6956

5141 W. Bull Valley Rd. McHenry IL 60050                                                                          

Will only see clients from McHenry Co.

Offers the following services to individuals, families, and communities: Parenting Education, School Counseling, Bilingual Outreach Program, Outreach & Emergency Services, Long Term Care Ombudsman, Immigration & Refugee Services, Physician Referral Service, St. Elizabeth's Community Center,  Adoption Services,   Counseling Services, Crisis Pregnancy Program, Foster Care and Prescription assistance.

Must have 2 forms of ID.

If you are eligible for the utility assistance from McHenry County Housing, you are NOT eligible for this program.

 

Catholic Charities-Lake County...................................................................................................... 847-782-4100

671 S. Lewis, Waukegan, IL 60085

This office covers all of Lake County

Intake 8:15 am-1:15 pm Mon-Fri

Emergency Services

 

Catholic Charities-Round Lake ...................................................................................................... 847-546-5733

116 Lincoln Ave. Round Lake, IL 60073

Seniors Services only

www.catholiccharities.net/services

 

CEDA Northwest....................................................................................................................................... 847-392-2332

1300 E. Northwest Hwy. Mt Prospect, IL 60056

Provides assistance to Northwest Cook County residents

www.CEDANorthwest.org

 

Clothing Closet of McHenry County............................................................................................ 815-338-5316

221 E. Calhoun St. Woodstock, IL 60098

Mon, Wed, Fri. 10:00 am–4:30 pm; Sat 10:00 am–1:00 pm

 

Community Action Partnership of Lake County.................................................................. 847-249-4330

1200 Glen Flora Ave. Waukegan IL 60085

1305 County Hwy. 49, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073.................................................................... 847-546-5695
Energy assistance available based on income, rental guidelines and requirements, Head Start Program and childcare ages 3-6.

www.comunityactionpartnership.com

 

Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program (IHWAP)..................................... 847-546-5695

1305 N. Fairfield Rd Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

Designed to help low income residents save fuel and money while increasing the comfort of their homes.

www.cedaorg.net

 


LIHEAP – Illinois Low Income Energy Assistance............................................................... 877-411-9276

This is the call center location; they will provide you with an appointment and location for your appointment.

 

Maristella...................................................................................................................................................... 847-367-5360

1010 North Milwaukee Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

Maristella financially support homeless women and mothers with children in Lake County by providing security deposits, rental assistance and hotel vouchers.  Client  must call to apply for assistance.

www.maristella.org

 

North Lake County Chapter, Thrivent for Lutheran .................................... 888-708-5267 toll-free

1211 Berwyn St. Spring Grove, IL 60081............................................................................. 708-449-3020 office

www.ni.lcms.org

 

Project Love................................................................................................................................................. 630-852-5448

5021 Fairview Ave. Downers Grove, IL 60515

Project Love is a special division of the Illinois Citizens for Life Charitable Trust. It is designed to provide help to a pregnant woman or new mother with a financial problem that is hampering her pregnancy or motherhood.

www.icl-life.com

 

Resurrection Church Outreach Center ....................................................................................  815-459-0056

2918 Country Club Rd. Woodstock, IL 60098

Tues & Sat 10:00 am-12:00 pm

A program to provide emergency assistance to people in need in McHenry County, regardless of race or creed.  Applicants are interviewed personally by volunteers to ascertain their needs, and are provided with immediate financial help and/or guided to other resources.  This ministry operates from the parish office on Tuesday and Saturday mornings.  These efforts are funded each week by a percentage of the weekly collection as well as personal donations.

 

Salvation Army Community Care (Social Services Ministries).................................. 847-336-1880

850 S. Green Bay Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

Appointments must be scheduled. No walk-ins. Offers financial assistance to those who qualify. Mon, Tues, Fri 10:00 am-4:00 pm; Wed 10:00 am-12:00 pm, closed Thurs

www.sawaukegan.org

 

Salvation Army Outreach Services............................................................................................... 815-455-2769

290 W. Crystal Lake Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Church and Community Center Social Services.

www.salarmycl.org

 

Social Security Administration...................................................................................................... 815-338-3751

Call for information regarding Medicare, Supplemental Security Income and all other Social Security programs.

www.ssa.gov

 


TSI Phone Program ................................................................................................................................ 866-392-7123

Government Assisted Telephone Services Program, Life Line and Link Up Programs, reduces monthly basic telephone service charge.  You may be eligible to participate in one or more of the following government aid programs:  Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP),  Federal Public Housing Assistance, Medicaid, Food Stamps, Supplemental Security Income  (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), National School Lunch free lunch program.

www.tsihomephone.com/lifeline.html

 

FINANCIAL COUNSELING

Consumer Credit Counseling of McHenry County.............................................................. 815-338-5757

400 Russell Ct. Woodstock, IL 60098

 

FOOD RESOURCES

Food Bank .....................................  www.northernilfoodbank.org/menu-top-gethelp-getfood.asp

 

Angel Food Ministries ................................................................................... www.angelfoodministries.com

Angel Food Ministries is able to provide families with approximately $65 worth of quality nutritious food for $30. Host sites are listed below.  To locate the most recent site additions, go to the Angel Food Ministries website. www.angelfoodministries.com

 

Host Sites:

Algonquin - Light of Christ Lutheran Church.......................................................................... 847-658-9250 x13

St. John's Lutheran Church and School............................................................................................... 847-658-9300

Crystal Lake - Real Life Church of the Nazarene...................................................................... 815-459-7578 x3

Elgin - Community of Christ.................................................................................................................... 847-741-1366

Hoffman Estates - Life Changers International............................................................................... 847-645-1358

Mundelein - Kirk of the Lakes Presbyterian Church............................ 847-949-8670 or 847-566-7985

River Grove - Bethlehem Lutheran Church...................................................................................... 630-253-3668

Waukegan - Mount Moriah Christian Center........................................... 847-662-5683 or 847-689-9020

 

Avon Township Food Pantry............................................................................................................ 847-546-1446

433 E. Washington Ave. Round Lake, IL 60073

Mon 1:00-4:00 pm, Tues and Wed 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:00-4:00 pm, Thurs 2:00-6:00 pm, Fri 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Must have picture ID and utility bill to prove Avon Township residency.

 

Blessing Barn.............................................................................................................................................. 815-382-0206

8310 Railroad St. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

First Sat of the month 9:00 am–2:00 pm. Donations can be dropped off on Wed 1:00–4:00 pm

Call for appointment if food is a necessity.

 

Calvary Community Care Food Pantry....................................................................................... 847-566-6650

1221 W. Maple Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060

On call on 2nd Sat of every month 8:30 am-10:30 am

 


Cary Grove Food Pantry .....................................................................................................................  847-516-3602

8901 S. Cary-Algonquin Rd., Cary, IL  (behind St. Barnabas Church)

1st and 3rd  Sat of the month  8:30–10:30 am, Tues-Thurs 4:00-6:00 pm

Serving Cary, Fox River and Oakwood Hills.

 

Chapel Community Care Center..................................................................................................... 847-201-2777

21005 W. Route 176, Mundelein, IL 60060

Wed and Sun 11:00 am-1:00 pm

 

COOL Food Pantry West- Trinity Lutheran Church............................................................ 847-662-1230

25519 W. Highway 134, Ingleside, IL 60041

Mon 1:00-5:00 pm, Tues-Fri 10:00 am-2:00 pm, 4th  Sat 11:00 am-1:00 pm (call first for Sat)

www.coolministry.org

 

Crystal Lake Interfaith Food Pantry ........................................................................................... 815-455-0961

257 King St. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Mon, Wed and Fri 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Serve Crystal Lake residents only.  Proof of residence required.

 

Emmaus House Community Dinner............................................................................................. 847-814-0212

135 S. Buesching Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Emmaus House of Hospitality hosts a Community Dinner Sunday nights at 6:00 pm in the basement at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church.  They also distribute donated items such as food from the Food Rescue Ministry, toiletries, diapers and baby formula.  They may also provide services such as free haircuts and blood pressure screening.

www.emmaus-house.org

 

Faith Acres Foundation........................................................................................................................ 815-669-0188

120 Dowell Rd. McHenry, IL 60051

By appointment only.

www.faitha.org

 

First Presbyterian Church.................................................................................................................. 847-362-2174

219 W. Maple Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

3rd Sat. each month in church parking lot - mobile Food Pantry.

www.firstpreslibertyville.org

 

Grafton Township .................................................................................................................................  847-669-3328

10109 N. Vine St. Huntley , IL 60142

Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm

 

Grant Township Food Pantry........................................................................................................... 847-740-2233

26725 W. Molidor Rd. Ingleside, IL 60041

Must have picture ID and current utility bill to prove residency of Grant Township.

Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm

www.granttownshipcenter.org

 


Hebron Food Pantry .............................................................................................................................  815-648-2512

United Methodist Church

10317 Freeman Rd. Hebron, IL 60034

1st and 3rd Thurs 2:00-4:00 pm

 

Helping Hands Food Pantry............................................................................................................. 847-587-7727

2502 Spring Ridge Drive, Spring Grove, IL 60081

Tues and Thurs 4:00–6:30 pm

If new bring picture ID and current utility bill.

 

Illinois Department of Human Services

3235 W. Belvidere Rd. Park City, IL 60085....................................................................................... 800-843-6154

www.dhs.state.il.us

Provides food stamps. Must live in Lake County.

Contact your local human services department.

 

Lake In The Hills/Algonquin Food Pantry .............................................................................  847-854-1904

600 Oak St. Lake In The Hills, IL 60156

Tue and Thurs, 1st and 3rd Sat 9:30-11:30 am

 

Lake Villa Township Food Pantry................................................................................................. 847-356-2116

37908 N. Fairfield Rd. Lake Villa, IL 60046

Mon-Fri 8:00 am-3:00 pm

Must be a resident of Lake Villa Township. Identification required.

 

Libertyville Township Pantry......................................................................................................... 847-816-5989

359 Merrill Ct. Libertyville, IL 60048

Tue 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Proof residence is required.

 

Lord of Glory Food Pantry.................................................................................................................. 847-548-5673

607 W. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Tue 7:00-8:00 pm, Thurs 12:30–2:30 pm, Sat 10:00 am-12:00 pm

www.lordofglory.org

 

McHenry Food Bank  ............................................................................................................................. 847-336-3663

www.northernilfoodbank.org

 

M.O.R.E. Marengo Food Pantry and Emergency Financial Assistance .................  815-568-7950

829 Green St. Marengo, IL 60152

Wed 9:00-Noon, 2nd Thurs 4:00–6:00 pm

www.marengomorecenter.org

 

North Point Church Food Pantry................................................................................................... 847-746-5522

900 N. Lewis Ave. Winthrop Harbor, IL 60096

2nd and 4th Fri 5:00-7:00 pm

 


Open Arms Mission................................................................................................................................. 847-395-0309

1548 S. Main St. Antioch, IL 60002

Tue, Wed 4:30-6:30 pm

Serves residents of Lindenhurst, Lake Villa and Antioch

www.openarmsmission.org

 

P.L.A.N............................................................................................................................................................. 847-302-9904

1892 Nicole Ln. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

Life Center 1872 Nicole Ln. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Tues, Wed and Fri 1:00 pm -3:00 pm, Thurs 1:00 pm -4:00 pm

Food pantry, furniture, clothing, light job skills, education, light consultation training.

 

Project Hope............................................................................................................................................... 847-381-5721

320 E. Franklin, Barrington, IL 60010

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Emergency with rent, medical, food and furniture.

 

 Richmond Community Food Pantry........................................................................................... 815-678-4351

10308 Main St. Richmond, IL 60071

Referral form required. By appointment only. Leave message.

 

Round Lake Church of God................................................................................................................. 847-546-3971

1202 Cedar Lake Rd. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

Every other Tue 10:00 am-12:00 pm

 

Santa Maria Del Popolo....................................................................................................................... 847-949-8300

116 N. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

Tue 10:30 am-12:00 pm, Thurs 6:00-7:00 pm, Sat 10:30 am-12:00 pm

Serves residents of Mundelein only.

 

SMV (Saint Mary of Vernon) Sharing Hands Food Pantry……..................................... 847-362-1005

236 US Hwy. 45, Indian Creek, IL 60061

Sat 9:00 am-11:00 am, Tue 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

www.maryofvernon.org

 

St. Francis DeSales – SVDPS.............................................................................................................. 847-438-6622

135 S. Buesching, Lake Zurich IL 60047

Thurs 6:30 pm -8:30 pm

Bring picture ID, current utility bill.

 

St Joseph’s Church................................................................................................................................... 847-362-2073

112 N. Milwaukee Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

Mon and Thurs 11:30 am-1:30 pm

 

St Patrick Catholic Church................................................................................................................. 847-244-4161

15000 W. Wadsworth Rd. Wadsworth, IL 60083

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:00 pm

 


St Vincent DePaul-St Francis............................................................................................................ 847-438-6622

135 S. Buesching Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Thurs 6:30-8:30 pm

 

Wauconda Food Pantry....................................................................................................................... 847-526-8684

501 Bonner Rd. Wauconda, IL 60084

Mon–Sat 10:00 am–noon, Tue-Thurs 4:30–6:00 pm

Bring picture ID and current utility bill.

 

Wonder Lake Neighbor’s Food Pantry...................................................................................... 815-653-3832

Nativity Lutheran Church – Lower Level

3506 E. Wonder Lake Rd. Wonder Lake, IL 60097

Tue and Wed 9:00 am-noon, 1st Sat 10:00 am-noon

Need proof of residency.

 

Willow Creek Care Center.................................................................................................................. 847-882-3663

2080 Stonington Ave. Hoffman Estates, IL 60169  (in the Bright Hope building)

Mon-Thurs 10:00 am-noon, 6:30 pm-8:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am -10:00 am, Sun 10:30 am-noon

Food Pantry guests can come one time each month. On each visit, they will receive approximately one week’s worth of groceries, which may include meat/poultry, cereal, rice, vegetables, fruit and more. In addition, they may visit once a week for bread, which we often have in abundance. Identification and proof of address is required to receive a grocery visit.

 

Woodstock Bible Church Food Pantry & Soup Kitchen .................................................  815-338-3006

770 East Kimball Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098

Sun 11:15 am-1:15 pm

 

Warren Township.................................................................................................................................... 847-244-1101

17801 W. Washington St. Gurnee, IL 60031

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Warren Township residents only. Need proof of income, picture I.D. current utility bill.

 

FUNERALS

Ahlgrim Family Funeral Services................................................................................................... 847-540-8871

415 S. Buesching Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

 

Chicago Jewish Funerals...................................................................................................................... 847-229-8822

195 N. Buffalo Grove Rd. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Member of NIJFD.

 

Cremation Society of Illinois............................................................................................................ 800-622-8358

9 Northern Illinois Locations

 

Illinois Cremation Centers................................................................................................................ 877-368-7005

Funerals

 

Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home......................................................................................... 847-526-2115

235 N. Main St. Wauconda, IL 60084

Loving Touches Memorial Services............................................................................................. 847-991-0546

Palatine, IL

 

Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, Ltd........................................................................... 847-223-8122

410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

 

FURNITURE & MISC.

Bedding Experts....................................................................................................................................... 847-438-9905

571 N. Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Applicants may qualify for a discounted bed.

 

Carpet One.................................................................................................................................................... 847-265-7493

1870 E. Grand Ave. Lindenhurst, IL 60046

Owner can sometimes donate carpeting on a discounted basis.

 

HEALTH & MEDICAL SERVICES

AIDS/HIV

McHenry County Health Department .......................................................................................  815-334-4510

After hours 815-344-7421

AIDS/STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)

2200 N. Seminary Rd. Annex B, Woodstock, IL 60098

 

Center for Disease Control............................................................................................................... 800-232-4636

National AIDS Hotline

888-232-6348  TYY

24 hrs.- 7 days a week

www.cdc.gov

 

ALCOHOL/DRUG TREATMENT

Centegra Health System Detox Unit........................................................................................... 800-765-9999

 

Advocate Good Shepherd Health Advisor.............................................................................. 800-323-8622

 

Lake County Health Dept. - Women’s Residential Services.......................................... 847-377-7950

24647 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

WRS is a dual diagnosis capable residential treatment program for chemically dependent women and their children.

www.lakecountyil.gov/health

 


ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group................................................................................... 815-338-3590

Family Alliance

2028 N. Seminary Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Enable seniors to remain at home by providing best–of-practice day programming, advocacy and counseling, while supplying respite, education, training and support to their caregivers.

www.familyallianceinc.org

 

ARTHRITIS

Greater Chicago Chapter.................................................................................................................... 312-372-2080

800-735-0096 Hotline

35 E. Wacker Dr. Ste. 2260, Chicago, IL 60601

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Mission is to improve lives through leadership in prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases.

 

CANCER

American Cancer Society ..................................................................................................................  800-227-2345

www.cancer.org

 

Centegra Health System Sage Cancer Center........................................................................ 815-344-8000

4305 Medical Center Dr. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Fri 7:30 am-4:00 pm

www.centegra.org

 

CHIPRA (Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act)................. 877-543-7669

 www.insurekidsnow.gov

 

National Cancer Institute .................................................................................................................  800-422-6237

www.nci.nih.gov

 

DENTAL

Belvidere Medical Building (Lake County)............................................................................ 847-377-8410

2400 Belvidere Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

(Just east of McAree Road)

Dental Services

 

College of Lake County......................................................................................................................... 847-543-2191

111 N. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085

Dental Services- teeth cleaning by students $15.

 

Grand Avenue Health Center  (Lake County)........................................................................ 847-377-8941

3010 Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60085

Dental Services

Harper College.......................................................................................................................................... 847-925-6534

1200 W. Algonquin Rd. Palatine, IL 60067

Dental hygiene services at reduced rates for seniors. No restorative work.

 

McHenry County Cooperative Dental Clinic......................................................................... 815-337-5616

237 Main St. Woodstock, IL 60098

Dental Care for low-income residents.

 

Mid-Lakes Dental/Medical Clinic................................................................................................. 847-984-5130

224 Clarendon Ave. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073 ........................................................................ 847-984-5100

Internal medicine, Pediatrics and Dental for Lake County residents. Third party billing for Medicaid, Medicare or insurance is available. Fees are assessed based on the services needed, with adjustments made depending on the individual or family income.  No one is denied services due to inability to pay. Clinic times vary by location.

 

North Chicago Health Center (Lake County)......................................................................... 847-984-5230

2215 14th St. North Chicago, IL 60064

Dental Services

 

North Shore Health Center (Lake County)............................................................................. 847-984-5330

1840 Green Bay Rd. Highland Park, IL 60035

Dental Services

 

DENTAL DISCOUNT PROGRAM

Dental Discount Card

A dental discount card program that helps Lake County residents save money on their dental service expenses. The program can help residents save up to 50 percent on their dental care services, and 20 percent on orthodontic services. Individuals or families may opt to pay for a monthly or yearly membership.  Discount card holders will receive significant savings from these providers on dental cleanings, x-rays, braces, dentures, crowns, root canals and more.

 

To sign up for the Dental Discount Card Program, residents can download a registration form at: http://www.careington.com/co/naco

 

DIABETES

Centegra Diabetes Center................................................................................................................. 815-356-2382

285 Memorial Dr. Ste. 106, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

 

American Diabetes Association................................................................................................... 800-342-2383

www.diabetes.org

 

American Association of Diabetes Educators....................................................................... 800-338-3633

200 W Madison St. Ste. 800, Chicago, IL 60606

www.diabeteseducator.org

 

GENERAL

Family Health Partnership Clinic (FHPC).............................................................. 815-334-8987, Ext. 10

 

The Family Health Partnership Clinic provides quality healthcare to the residents of McHenry County, Illinois.  Operating with a committed group of volunteer physicians who work alongside a dedicated staff, they serve the uninsured and underinsured population of the county. Appointments are necessary.  See office locations hours listed below.

 

 

Woodstock

13707 W. Jackson St. Woodstock, IL 60098
Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Thurs 8:30 am-6:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12:00 pm, some afternoons

 

Medical Office Building at the Centegra McHenry Hospital
4201 W. Medical Center Dr.  Ste.  B201, McHenry, IL 60050

Mon 9:00 am-12:00 pm, Thurs 9:00 am-12:00 pm

www.hpclinic.org/Home.asp

 

HEARING

Hearing Aid Help line ..........................................................................................................................  800-521-5247

Lions Club-Email requests to Thomasw.malik@sbcglobal.net

PO Box 371, Wauconda, IL 60084

Wauconda residents, based on financial need.

 

HEART DISEASE/STROKE

American Heart Association

www.americanheart.org

 

HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Lake County Health Department................................................................................................... 847-377-2000

3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan IL 60085

Call for information on their services.

 


LOW COST PHYSICAN CARE

Access @ Northwest Community Hospital ............................................................................. 847-342-1554

675 W. Central, Ste. 101, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Mon-Fri 8:30 am–5:00 pm and Sat 9:00 am–1:00 pm, by appointment only

Low cost medical care based on ability to pay; accepts all children.

www.accesscommunityhealth.net/northwestcommunity

 

Access to Care (Branch of Catholic Charities) ...................................................................... 847-392-2332

When calling, ask for Access to Care. For other questions, call 708-531-0680. Doctor visits are $5 co-pay. Physician is assigned after sign up is complete.

 

Health Pro .................................................................................................................................................... 847-303-1100

4949 Euclid, Palatine, IL 60067

Physicals are $30 year round.

 

Holy Family Medical Center.............................................................................................................. 847-465-4808

201 Strong, Wheeling, IL 60090 - Just north of Dundee Rd.

Call first for appointment.  Physicals are $25, immunizations $3.

 

Rush Occupational Health ................................................................................................................. 847-437-3067

2300 E. Higgins Rd. Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Physicals $25 year round, Adult employment physicals $32.

 

MEDICAL CENTERS

Mid-Lake Medical Clinic...................................................................................................................... 847-242-8721

224 W. Clarendon Dr. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

 

Suburban Primary Health Care Council.................................................................................... 708-531-0680

2225 Enterprise Dr. Ste. 2504, Westchester, IL

Hours:  Mon–Fri 9:00 am–5:00 pm for enrollment sites

Eligibility Requirements:  Suburban Cook County, family income below 200% of the federal poverty level

 

Women’s Physical Therapy Institute, Inc  ............................................................................... 847-550-9784

755 Ela Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Treat men and women with incontinence and other pelvic conditions from childbirth, post-prostatectomy, more. We offer physical therapy for athletic injuries and other conditions.

www.womensphysicaltherapyinstitute.com  

 

UCan (Family Care Services)............................................................................................................. 847-680-3944

830 W. End Court, Ste. 150, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm

A social service organization that serves children, youth and families.  Clients are wards of the state child welfare system – these are children and youth who have been removed from their homes for reasons of abuse or neglect.  We also work with the families of these children. 

www.ucanchicago.org

 

OPTICAL

Lake County Center For Independent Living......................................................................... 847-949-4440

377 N. Seymour Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060                                                                TTY/TDD 847-949-0641

55 or older, experiencing vision loss or blind.

Email: Krista@lccil.org

 

Lenscrafters/Onesight......................................................................................................................... 847-726-0374

20530 N. Rand Rd #432, Deer Park, IL 60010

Professional eye exams and retailer of prescription eyewear and prescription sunglasses.

 

Lions Club-Wauconda

Email Requests:  Thomasw.malik@sbcglobal.net

Vision Screening and glasses, based on financial need. Wauconda residents only.

 

Tri-County Pregnancy & Parenting Services ......................................................................... 847-603-4331

100 S. Atkinson Rd. Ste. 110, Grayslake, IL

Mon, Tues, Thurs 9:00 am–4:00 pm Wed 6:30–8:30 pm; Fri 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Women in need of support, pregnancy assistance and counseling in Lake and McHenry Co.

All services are free.

www.informedchoices.org

 

Tri-County Pregnancy and Parenting Services ..................................................................   815-455-0965

610 Crystal Point Drive, Ste. 1, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

www.informedchoices.org

Mon–Thurs 9:00 am–4:00 pm; closed on Fridays

Geographical area:  McHenry, Lake and Cook Counties

Director:  Tracy Johanson

 

ORTHOPEDICS

Lake County Children’s Orthopedic Clinic

33346 N. Lake Shore Dr. Wildwood, IL

Mon-Fri 9:00 am–5:00 pm

Serves children In Lake County ages birth to 16 with an orthopedic problem.

 

OSTEOPOROSIS

National Osteoporosis ........................................................................................................................  800-231-4222

www.nof.org

 

PARKINSON’S DISEASE

Alexian Brother’s Hospital................................................................................................................ 847-981-3665

American Parkinson’s Disease Association.......................................................................... 847-657-5787

Information and referral center.

 

PHYSICIANS

Find a Doc

www.findadoc.com

 

SENIOR – DAY CARE

Extra Care..................................................................................................................................................... 847-543-0922

For individuals with Alzheimer’s or dementia, early to mid-stage.  $15.00 per day plus a one-time $20.00 registration fee.

 

HOSPITALS/ACUTE CARE CENTERS/HOSPICE

ACUTE CARE CENTERS

Advocate Condell Acute Care Centers ......................................................................................  847-215-0000

150 W. Half Day Rd. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

www.advocatehealth.com

 

Advocate Condell Acute Care Center, Gurnee .....................................................................  847-249-2800

6440 Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60031

www.advocatehealth.com

 

Advocate Condell Acute Care Center, Round Lake Beach ............................................. 847-740-2500

2 E. Rollins Rd. Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

www.advocatehealth.com

 

Advocate Condell Acute Care Center, Vernon Hills .........................................................  847-680-0500

801 S. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

www.advocatehealth.com

 

Northwestern Lake Forest Acute Care Center ....................................................................  847-535-6125

660 N. Westmoreland, Grayslake, IL 60045

 

Vista M. R. Institute ..............................................................................................................................  847-360-1674

60 S. Greenleaf, Gurnee, IL 60031                                                                         

www.vistahealth.com

 

Vista Physical Medicine Center ....................................................................................................  847-599-0400

222 S. Greenleaf, Gurnee, IL 60031

www.vistahealth.com

 

Vista Work Power Center .................................................................................................................  847-599-9770

122A Ambrogio Dr. Gurnee, IL 60031

www.vistahealth.com


AMBULANCE SERVICE

Air Ambulance Network...................................................................................................................... 800-327-1966

www.airambulancenetwork.com

Call toll free-24 hours a day. Transports anywhere from United States, Canada and other countries by air.

 

 A-TEC Ambulance Service ................................................................................................................ 815-477-2400

                                                                                                                                                                               847-362-0200

740 Eastgate, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

24 hour Advanced Life & Basic Life Support transportations, Emergency & Non-emergency and scheduled transportation by Stretcher.

 

 Elgin Medi –Transport........................................................................................................................ 847-697-0202

                                                                                                                                                Toll free……..800-488-0004

672 Wing St. Elgin, IL 60123

www.elginmedi.com

 

CLINICS

Family Health Partnership Clinic.................................................................................................. 815-334-8987

13707 W. Jackson St. Ste. 1, Woodstock, IL 60098

Serves underinsured McHenry County residents, based on a sliding scale.  Satellite office is also located in McHenry at Centegra Hospital, call Woodstock for appointments.

 

Vista Health Care Center

100 N. Atkinson Rd. Gages Lake, IL 60030

Mon, Tues, Thurs 7:00 am-7:00 pm; Wed 6:00 am-12:00 pm; Fri 7:00 am-pm

Requirements from a physician is required for most diagnostic services.

Services anyone by appointment in Lake County and Kenosha County.

Established charges.

 

HOSPICE

Advocate Condell Hospice................................................................................................................. 847-342-2900

801 S. Milwaukee, Libertyville, IL 60048

www.advocatehealth.com

 

Good Mourning/Rainbow Hospice.............................................................................................. 847-685-9900

444 North Northwest Highway, Ste. 145, Park Ridge, IL 60068

 

Heartland Homecare & Hospice..................................................................................................... 888-733-3750

220 N. Smith Rd. Palatine, IL 60067

 

Heartland Hospice.................................................................................................................................. 847-735-9900

www.heartlandhospice.com

 

Hospice of Northeastern Illinois................................................................................................... 847-381-5599

 


Hospice Care of America..................................................................................................................... 815-316-2700

483 North Mulford Rd. Rockford, IL 61107

www.hospicecareofamerica.com

 

Hospice of Northeastern Illinois................................................................................................... 800-425-4444

410 S. Hager, Barrington IL 60010

www.hospiceanswers.org

 

Midwest Palliative & Hospice Care Center.............................................................................. 847-467-7423

Glenview, IL

Non-profit organization serving, Boone, McHenry, Kane, DuPage and Lake Counties.

www.hospiceanswers.org

 

Seasons Hospice....................................................................................................................................... 800-570-8809

660 Potter Rd. Des Plaines, IL 60016

www.seasons.org

 

Star Hospice of Vista Health............................................................................................................. 847-360-2220

99 Greenwood Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

(Service area east of Rte. 47, north of Rte. 14)

www.vistahealth.com

 

Transition Hospice................................................................................................................................. 815-637-2200

6801 Spring Creek Rd. Ste. 2C, Rockford, IL 61107

 

Visiting Nurse Association of Rockford.................................................................................... 815-971-3550

4223 E. State St. Rockford, IL 61107

www.rhsnet.org/medical-programs-vna.aspx

 

Visiting Nurse Association of Fox Valley Elgin..................................................................... 847-888-0505

115 S. Grove Ave. Elgin, IL 60120

www.vnafoxvalley.com

 

Vitas Healthcare Corporation......................................................................................................... 630-495-8484

580 Waters Edge, Ste. 100, Lombard, IL 60148

 

www.healthcarecenters.com (provides information, names and services provided for home health agencies)

 

HOSPITALS

Centegra Memorial Medical Center ...........................................................................................  815-338-2500

Rt 14 and Doty Rd. Woodstock, IL 60098

www.centegra.org

 

Centegra Northern Illinois Medical ...........................................................................................  815-344-5000

4201 Medical Center Dr (RT 31 and Bull Valley Rd), McHenry, IL 60050

www.centegra.org

 


Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital............................................................................................. 847-381-9600

450 W. Highway 22, Barrington IL 60010

Applicable government programs must be applied for first. Offers financial assistance for medical payments based upon family size and income.  Assistance in completing forms and applications for the government programs and hospital program will be given.

www.advocatehealth.com

 

Northwest Community Hospital ................................................................................................... 847-618-4542

800 W. Central Rd. Arlington Heights IL 60005

www.nch.org

 

North Chicago VA Medical Center................................................................................................ 847-688-1900

3001 Green Bay Rd. North Chicago IL 60064

www.northchicago.va.gov

 

Vista Medical Center East.................................................................................................................. 847-360-3000

1324 N. Sheridan Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

www.vistahealth.com

 

Vista Medical Center West................................................................................................................ 847-360-2100

2615 Washington St. Waukegan, IL 60085

www.vistahealth.com

 

URGENT CARE

Centegra Northern Illinois Medical Center........................................................................... 815-344-5000

4201 Medical Center Dr (Rt. 31 and Bull Valley Rd.), McHenry IL 60050

www.centegra.org

 

Lake Zurich Treatment Center........................................................................................................ 847-540-8088

1201 S. Rand Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

 

Sherman Family Health Care ..........................................................................................................  815-479-5800

4900 S. Rte. 31, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

 

Sherman Family Health Care ..........................................................................................................  847-429-4410

2320 Royal Blvd. Elgin, IL 60123

 

Mercy Immediate Care......................................................................................................................... 815-337-1544

1000 Lake Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098

Mon-Fri 8:00 am–8:00 pm

 

Mercy Urgent Care .................................................................................................................................  815-337-1544

1000 Lake Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098

 


HOUSING

Affordable Housing Corporation of Lake County............................................................... 847-263-7478

1590 S. Milwaukee Ave. Ste. 412, Libertyville, IL 60048

A non-profit agency, provides up to $15,000 in 0% interest loans and grants to help offset down payment and closing cost, lowers mortgage insurance premiums to make monthly payments more affordable.  Provides education classes and counseling to teach how to qualify for loan.  Helps with home repairs and improvement needs and offers a variety of low-interest loans.

www.ahclc.org

 

CEDA-Community & Economic Development Association

CEDA Northwest Self-Help Center, Inc. .................................................................................... 847-392-2332
1300 W. Northwest Hwy. Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Programs and services are offered in the areas of child and family development, health and nutrition services, senior citizen programs, economic development, employment and job training, housing services, education services and community development.

 

Community Action Partnership of Lake County (CAPOLC)........................................... 847-249-4330

1200 W. Glen Flora Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

Community Action Partnership of Lake County (CAPOLC) is the largest social organization in Lake County, providing a wide range of services.  For 46 years, CAPOLC, a nonprofit organization, has administered the Lake County Head Start (Early Childhood Development Program), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Youth and Family Services (Youth Prevention Services, Emergency Assistance and Food Pantry), Weatherization, RSVP and Affordable Housing programs.  Our mission is to reduce the causes and effects of poverty, promote self-sufficiency of individuals and families with low-income, and improve the standard of living in Lake County.

www.capolc.org

 

Community Partners for Affordable Housing....................................................................... 847-681-8746

400 Central Ave. Highland Park, IL   60035

Formerly Highland Park Illinois Community Land Trust

Provides access to quality housing that is permanently affordable.

www.hpiclt.org

 

Habitat for Humanity Lake County.............................................................................................. 847-623-1020

315 Martin Luther King Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, nondenominational Christian housing organization started in 1976 to build simple, decent, affordable houses in partnership with those who lack adequate shelter. Check website for qualifications.

www.habitatlc.org

 

The House that Grace Built .............................................................................................................  847-208-5615

PO Box 9087, Waukegan, IL 60079

Transitional living for women coming out of prison.

www.TheHouseThatGraceBuilt.com

 

Illinois Housing Development Authority............................................................................... 800-942-8439

401 N. Michigan, Chicago, IL 60611

www.IHDA.org

 

Interfaith House....................................................................................................................................... 773-533-6013

3456 W. Franklin Blvd. Chicago, IL 60624

Respite facility for homeless adults recovering from an injury or illness.

 

Lake County Housing Authority..................................................................................................... 847-223-1170

33928 N. Route 45, Grayslake, IL 60030

Serving residents of Lake County, generally excluding Waukegan and North Chicago.  Assists in housing issues and can apply for low income housing.

www.lakecountyhousingauthority.org

 

Lake County Housing Assistance................................................................................................... 847-377-2139
Lake County has grant funds available annually for organizations and individuals for affordable housing activities, serving households under 80% of area median income, such as: development; rehabilitation, down payment assistance, rental assistance, and more.

Contact Community Development Administrator at the above number.

www.lakecountyil.gov/Planning/CommunityDevelopment/Homeless.htm

 

Lake County Homeless Assistance................................................................................................ 847-377-2139
Lake County has grant funds available annually for non-profit organizations and governmental entities to assist homeless persons. These funds provide for emergency shelters, transitional housing, permanent housing, and supportive services.

Contact Community Development Administrator at the above number.

www.lakecountyil.gov/Planning/CommunityDevelopment/Homeless.htm

 

Lambs Farm.................................................................................................................................................. 847-362-0098

14245 W. Rockland Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048
Offers a variety of residential options for participants both on campus and in the community.  Intermediate Care Facility: The Green-Field Residence provides retirement-specific activities promoting wellness and an active lifestyle.  Staff are available 24 hours a day to provide the level of care required by each resident.   Campus Group Homes:   Residents of the campus group homes learn community living skills in a supportive environment.  Housekeeping and meal preparation responsibilities are shared among the housemates with staff support.  Individual Apartment:  The Stone Apartment Building features individual apartment units complete with kitchen, living area, bedroom and bath for those desiring independent living in a campus environment.  Community Residences:   Located in nearby communities, these residences are home to those participants desiring a more independent lifestyle. Residents receive support from staff and have access to Lambs Farm services.  For more information, call or visit their website.

www.lambsfarm.org

 

McHenry County Housing Authority .........................................................................................  815-338-7752

1108 N. Seminary Ave. Woodstock, IL 60098

Provides housing, energy and related services to low-income McHenry County residents.

Emergency assistance available on a limited basis for homeless or crisis situations.

www.mchenrycountyhousing.org

 


Mount St. Joseph ...................................................................................................................................... 847-438-5050

24955 N. Hwy. 12, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Residential care 24 hr/Day

Mount St. Joseph is a not-for-profit intermediate care facility for the developmentally disabled.

Referrals are required. The women residing at the facility are at least twenty-three years of age.

Medicaid and private insurance accepted.

Services provided for residents include:

religious, psychological testing, intelligence test, psychological counseling, social, medical, dietary, music therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, recreation therapy, arts and crafts, ceramics, sewing, senior programs.

 

Paxem, Inc (sister company to Silver Connections).......................................................... 847-269-6272

PO Box 92, Cary, IL 60013

Provides packing and organizing services to facilitate changes in residence or simplication of current home environment.

www.asilverconnection.com

 

SER/Fair Housing Center of Lake County................................................................................ 847-336-3247

117 N. Genesee, Waukegan, IL 60085

www.state.il.us/dhr/housenet/private/lakecounty

 

Silver Connections (sister company to Paxem, Inc).......................................................... 847-462-8266

PO Box 92, Cary, IL 60013

A free senior housing referral service for seniors who are contemplating a transition from one home to another.

 

ACCESSIBILITY ASSISTANCE

Affordable Housing Commission of Lake County............................................................... 847-263-7478

1590 S. Milwaukee Ave. Ste. 412, Libertyville, IL 60048

www.ahclc.org

 

ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES

Barton Senior Residence of Zion................................................................................................... 847-872-1500

3500 N. Sheridan Rd. Zion, IL 60099

 

Belmont Village – Assisted Living Facility ............................................................................. 847-537-5000

500 McHenry Rd. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Senior housing that provides independent living, assisted living, memory care services and dementia care for elder residents.

www.belmontvillage.com

 

Lake Barrington Woods Senior Lifestyle................................................................................. 847-842-8900

22320 Classic Ct. Lake Barrington, IL 60010

Provides independent and assisted living facilities for seniors in all price ranges.

www.seniorlifestyle.com

 

McHenry Retirement Community................................................................................................. 815-385-9840

3300 Charles J. Miller Rd. McHenry, IL 60050

Fox Point Independent and Assisted Care facility and Fox Point Manor for Alzheimer’s and memory impairment care.

www.crlcares.com

 

One-on-One Assisted Living.............................................................................................................. 847-587-8213

27304 W. Nippersink Rd. Ingleside, IL 60041

www.wellness.com

 

Park at Vernon Hills .............................................................................................................................  847-808-8899

145 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Independent and Assisted Senior Living.

www.seniorhousingnet.com

 

Prairieview at the Garlands.............................................................................................................. 847-852-3500

6000 Garlands Ln. Barrington, IL 60010

Independent and Assisted Senior Living including wellness services, home health care, memory care and skilled nursing.

www.thegarlands.com

 

Rolling Hills Campus............................................................................................................................. 847-746-2147

3521-3615 16th St. Zion, IL 60099

Not-for-profit Senior Living Community which includes Rolling Hills Place, an independent and assisted living facility and Rolling Hills Manor, a facility for long-term care, rehabilitation services and respite care.

www.rollinghillscampus.org

 

Spring Meadows Libertyville.......................................................................................................... 847-816-9990

901 Florsheim Dr. Libertyville, IL 60048

Independent and Assisted Senior Living facility that includes a secure memory care unit.

www.thespringmeadowslibertyville.com

 

Sunrise Assisted Living ....................................................................................................................... 847-478-8484

180 W. Half Day Rd. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Assisted living and Alzheimer’s care facility.

www.seniorsforliving.com

 

Willows of Hawthorn Lake................................................................................................................ 847-367-2516

10 E. Hawthorn Pkwy. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Assisted Living facility.

www.brookdaleliving.com/willows

 

AUTHORITIES- SECTION 8, HOUSING VOUCHERS

Housing Authority of Lake County............................................................................................... 847-223-1170

33928 N. US Highway 45, Gages Lake, IL 60030

www.lakecountyha.org

 


North Chicago Housing Authority................................................................................................ 847-785-4300

1440 Jackson St. North Chicago, IL 60064

 

Waukegan Housing Authority......................................................................................................... 847-244-8500

215 S. Martin Luther King, Waukegan, IL 60085

www.waukeganhousing.com

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE EMERGENCY/TRANSITIONAL

A Safe Place (administration offices)......................................................................................... 847-249-4450

2710 17th St. Zion, IL 60099

www.asafeplaceforhelp.org

 

Lake County Haven................................................................................................................................. 847-680-5408

PO Box 127, Libertyville, IL 60048

www.lakecountyhaven.org

 

Waukegan Township Staben House ........................................................................................... 847-244-9944

149 S. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085 ............................................................................................. 847-244-4900                                                                                                                    ...............................................................................................................................................................................................................

www.waukegantownship.com

 

WINGS  Shelters......................................................................................................................................... 847-519-7820

                                                                                                                                                Emergency # 847-221-5680

Helps homeless and abused women and children by offering integrated services that meet their needs for shelter, education, guidance and support. We provide safe, secure living environments, through transitional housing and emergency shelter, in residential neighborhoods that allow women to go to school, work, and achieve financial and emotional independence.

www.wingsprogram.com

 

EMERGENCY/TEMPORARY SHELTER

American Red Cross

535 N. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060

Disaster relief and preparedness.  Assistance to military families.

www.redcross.org/il/chicago

 

Camelot Care Centers Inc.................................................................................................................... 630-773-1985

450 E. Devon Ave. Ste. 285, Itasca, IL 60143

Provides specialized foster care for kids with a history of many types of trauma in their backgrounds. This can include physical, sexual, and emotional abuse. Provides respite care for special needs children from abuse. 24 hr. support.

 

Catholic Charities.................................................................................................................................... 847-782-4000

671 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

Emergency Housing

 www.catholicharties.net

 


Community Christian Emergency Shelter............................................................................... 224-636-1215

1400 W. Yorkhouse Rd.Waukegan, IL 60087

Sun 7:00 pm-Mon 7:00 am, Oct-Apr

PADS, no smoking, bus/walk-in

 

Christian Assembly Emergency Shelter.................................................................................... 847-872-3541

2929 Bethel Blvd. Zion, IL 60099

Sun 7:00 pm-Mon 7:00 am, Oct-Apr

PADS Sunday nights only, bus service only, no smoking, police escort after 10 pm.

 

Home of the Sparrow, Inc................................................................................................................... 815-271-5444

5342 W. Elm St. McHenry, IL 60050

Shelter program is providing housing and supportive services for homeless women and children in McHenry County.

www.h-o-s.org

 

Library Lane Senior Residence....................................................................................................... 847-543-4455

Serves seniors 62 years and older. Must meet eligibility requirements.

 www.library-lane.com

 

McHenry County PADS, Inc. .............................................................................................................. 815-338-5231

14411 Kishwaukee Valley Rd. Woodstock, IL 60098

Provides emergency cold weather shelter, transitional housing, social support services and preventative services for the homeless/near homeless of McHenry County.

www.mchenrycountypads.com

 

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Emergency Housing..................................................... 847-223-4111

285 E. Washington, Grayslake, IL 60030

Mon 7:00 pm-Tue 7:00 am

Serves: PADS, bus/walk-in, no smoking.

 

United Methodist Church Emergency Housing.................................................................... 847-362-8837

429 Brainerd Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048

Sat 7:00 pm–Sun 7:00 am; Oct 1-Apr 30 –

PADS, bus/walk-ins.

 

PADS Crisis Services (Providing Advocacy, Dignity and Shelter)

Lake County PADS................................................................................................................................... 847-689-4357

3001 Green Bay Rd. Bldg. 5, North Chicago, IL 60064                                       

Provides emergency cold weather shelter, transitional housing, social support services and preventative services for the homeless/near homeless of McHenry County.

www.lakecountypads.org

 

See Shelter schedules next two pages.


Lake County Shelter Schedule

Oct-Apr, 7:00 pm-7:00 am - After 10:00 p.m. a police escort is required to gain entrance to the shelters.  Bus service provided to sites from PADS Assessment Center

 

Sunday

Christian Assembly

2929 Bethel Blvd. Zion

Bus Service Only NO SMOKING

Community Christian *

1400 W. Yorkhouse Rd. Waukegan

Bus/Walk-in NO SMOKING

Monday

Greater St. James *

2131 Wright Ave. North Chicago Bus/Walk-in  MALES ONLY

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran *

285 E. Washington, Grayslake

Bus/Walk-in

Tuesday

Wildwood Presbyterian Church +

18630 W. Old Gages Lake Rd.

Grayslake

Wesley Free Methodist Church + *

3601 N. Lewis Ave. Waukegan

Bus Service Only MALES ONLY

NO SMOKING

Wednesday

St. Mary’s-Fremont Center

22333 W. Erhart Rd. Mundelein Bus/Walk-in NO SMOKING

 

Shiloh Baptist Church

800 S. Genessee, Wakegan, IL 60087

PADS, Showers, Bus/Walk-in.

No smoking.

847-622-6325

St. Joe's Building/1st Pres. Staff

200 N. Milwaukee Ave. Libertyville

Bus Service Only MALES ONLY

Thursday

St. Mary of Vernon *

236-A US Hwy. 45, Indian Creek

Bus/Walk-ins

United Protestant Church *

54 S. Whitney, Grayslake

Bus Service Only/Adults Only

847-223-8131              

Friday

St. Anastasia Catholic Church *

624 Douglas Ave. Waukegan

Bus/walk-in

847-623-2875                  

St. Mark Lutheran *

1822 Grand Ave. Lindenhurst

Bus Service Only

847-356-8140             

Saturday

United Methodist Church

429 Brainerd Ave. Libertyville

Bus Service Only  NO SMOKING

Messiah Evangelical Lutheran *

25225 W. Ivanhoe, Wauconda  Bus/Walk-in 

 

 * Handicap Accessible        + Showers Available

 


McHenry County Shelter Schedule

McHenry County PADS, Inc............................................................................................................... 815-338-5231

 

Sunday

 

Bethany Lutheran Church
76 W. Crystal Lake Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-2690

First Congregational Church
461 Pierson St. Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-6010
WOMEN & CHILDREN

Monday

Sts Peter & Paul Parish
410 N. First St. Cary, IL 60013
847-516-2636 x233

 

Tuesday

Christ The King Catholic Church
5006 E. Wonder Lake Rd.

Wonder Lake, IL 60097
815-653-2561

 

Wednesday

Congregation Unitarian
221 Dean St. Woodstock, IL
815-338-0731

 

Due to overcrowding  on Wednesday night, women and children must stay at:
Free Methodist Church
934 N. Rte. 47, Woodstock, IL 60098

Thursday

St. Joseph Catholic Church 
10519 N. Main St. Richmond IL 60071

815-459-9473

Due to overcrowding on Thursday nights, women and children must stay at:
St. Joseph Church
207 Brainard St. Harvard, IL 60033

Friday

Christian Fellowship Church
3419 Walkup Rd. Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-459-9473

 

Saturday

Cary United Methodist
500 N. First St. Cary, IL 60013
847-639-7627

 

 


Sparrow’s, Nest ........................................................................................................................................ 815-271-5444

5342 W. Elm St. McHenry, IL 60050

Mon-Sat 10:00 am-5:00 pm

378 N. Northwest Hwy. Cary, IL 60013.............................................................................................. 847-639-4082

Provides shelter, living skills training and various services to enhance the quality of life for

homelessness women of all ages and their children.

www.h-o-s.org

 

HALF-WAY HOUSING

Serenity House ............................................................................................................................. 630-620-6616

891 S. Rohlwing Rd. Addison, IL 60101

Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm 24 hours per day, 7 days per week for treatment facility.

Referral through a related agency or individual accepted. Halfway House requires a

minimum of 14 days clean and sober. Must call for screening.

Adults over 18 years old suffering from alcohol and substance abuse. Halfway House - fees  $130 per week which includes room, board and counseling.  Outpatient cost varies according to individual program.

Email:  serenity@serenityhouse.com

 

INDEPENDENT SUBSIDIZED HOUSING:

Autumn Wood Apartments, Woodstock.......................................................................................... 815-334-9380

Crystal Terrace, Crystal Lake ................................................................................................................  815-338-5151

Greentrees, Huntley ..................................................................................................................................  815-338-7752

Harvard Retirement Home ....................................................................................................................  815-943-3350

Hebron Meadow Apartments, Hebron ..............................................................................................  815-648-4548

                                                                                                                                                       Toll Free: 800-346-8581

Hillcrest Apartments, McHenry ...........................................................................................................  815-363-5919

Kuester Manor, Wauconda ...................................................................................................................... 224-338-0935

Liberty Arms, Wauconda ......................................................................................................................... 847-526-8400

Mapletree, Woodstock .............................................................................................................................  815-338-5151

Silvertrees, Richmond............................................................................................................................... 815-338-7752

Thomas Place,  Fox Lake Lilac Apartments ..................................................................................... 847-587-8830

Tower View, McHenry.............................................................................................................................. 815-344-4799

Villager Apartments, Crystal Lake ......................................................................................................  815-459-7788

Walden Oaks, Woodstock ......................................................................................................................  815-338-7630

 

NURSING HOMES

Alden Terrace............................................................................................................................................. 815-344-2600

803 Royal Dr. McHenry, IL 60050

Skilled and Intermediate Care, Specialized Alzheimer’s Care Unit, Private pay, Medicare, Medicaid.

www.thealdennetwork.com

 


Wauconda Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center............................................................. 847-526-5551

176 Thomas Ct. Wauconda, IL 60084

Respite care and Special Hospice room, Specialized Alzheimer’s care unit, Skilled and Intermediate care, Private pay, Medicare, Medicaid.

www.waucondacare.com

 

IMMIGRATION

Coalition of Limited English Speaking Eldery...................................................................... 312-461-0812

53 W. Jackson Blvd. Ste. 1301, Chicago, IL 60604

 

Hartland Alliance..................................................................................................................................... 312-629-4500

 

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights....................................................... 312-332-7360

55 E. Jackson Blvd. Ste. 2075, Chicago, IL 60604

 

Interfaith Refugee & Immigration Ministries....................................................................... 773-989-5647 

4753 N. Broadway, Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60640

 

World Relief................................................................................................................................................ 773-583-9191

3507 W. Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL 60625

 

LAKE COUNTY

Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP)......................................... English or Español 800-843-6154

TTY 800-447-6404

DHS Offices and Service Providers for Lake County

 

Lake County Courthouse and Administrative Complex............................................. …847-377-2000
18 N. County St. Waukegan, IL 60085
8:30 am-5:00 pm; Closed holidays.

www.lakecountyil.gov

 

Lake County Department of Human Services........................................................................ 847-336-5212

3235 Belvidere Rd. Park City, IL 60085

8:30 am-5:00 pm; Closed holidays.

www.lakecountyil.gov

 

Winchester House................................................................................................................................... 847-377-7200
1125 N. Milwaukee Ave. Libertyville, IL 60048
Fax 847-816-5176
Email:  winchesterhouse@lakecountyil.gov

 

Veteran's Assistance Commission................................................................................................ 847-377-3344
20 S. Martin Luther Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
Fax 847-360-3188
Email:  veterans@lakecountyil.gov

 

Transportation, Division of.............................................................................................................. 847-377-7400
600 W. Winchester Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048
Fax 847-362-5290
www.dot@lakecountyil.gov

 

Health Department/Community Health Center.................................................................. 847-377-8000
3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
Fax 847-360-3656

 

Regional Office of Education............................................................................................................ 847-543-7833
800 Lancer Ln. #E128, Grayslake,, IL 60030

 

Lake County Community Development..................................................................................... 847-377-2152

18 N. County St. Waukegan IL 60085

Email: jburch@lakecountyil.gov

 

Joel Williams............................................................................................................................................... 847-377-2139

Community Development Administrator

18 N. County St. Waukegan, IL 60085

Email: jwilliams@lakecountyil.gov

 

YWCA Lake County Child Care Resource & Referral......................................................... 800-244-5376

2133 Belvidere Rd. Waukegan, IL 60085

DHS' Child Care Assistance Program provides low-income, working families with access to quality, affordable child care that allows them to continue working and contributes to the healthy, emotional and social development of the child. Families are required to cost-share on a sliding scale based on family size, income and number of children in care.

 

In addition to helping low-income, working families, the Child Care Assistance Program also serves:

 

LEGAL SERVICES

AARP Legal Services Network.......................................................................................................... 866-330-0753

Service varies.

www.aarplsn.com

 

BENNU Legal Services ..........................................................................................................................  847-478-8200

28835 N. Henry Dr. Ste. 104, Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Immigration family law criminal law.

www.BennuLegal.org

 


CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocate Lake County.................................................. 847-808-9154

1020 N. Milwaukee Ave. Ste. 312, Deerfield, IL 60015

Nonprofit membership organization that advocate the best interests of abused and neglected children within the juvenile court system.

www.casalakecounty.com

 

Elder Law Answers.................................................................................................................................... Website Only

Information about Medicaid planning, Medicare and nursing home rights.

www.elderlawanswers.com

 

Guardianship & Advocacy Commission..................................................................................... 815-987-7657

Intake............................................................................................................................................................... 866-274-8023

4302 N. Main St. Ste. 108, Rockford, IL 61103

An executive state agency created to safeguard the rights of adult disabled persons by providing advocacy and guardianship services.

www.gac.state.il.us

 

Holy Family Immigrant Center........................................................................................................ 847-775-0858

510 10th St. Waukegan, IL 60085

Mon 10:00 am-4:00 pm, Tues-Thurs 11:00 am-4:00:00 pm, Fri 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Free legal services by appointment only.  Assistance with English classes, citizenship, family reunification, food stamp applications.  Agency works very closely with Mano a Mano.

 

Illinois Attorney General Office..................................................................................................... 800-243-5377

100 W. Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60601

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Offer various legal services.

www.IllinoisAttorneyGeneral.gov

 

Illinois Lawyer Finder........................................................................................................................... 888-223-1002

Referrals are given to an area attorney who is in private practice.  The first half hour of the referred lawyer’s service, are at a reduced rate.

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-2:00 pm

 

Lake County Bar Association/Lawyer Referral Services............................................... 847-244-3143

www.lakebar.org

 

NICASA/Headquarters......................................................................................................................... 847-546-6450

31979 N. Fish Lake Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073 

Mon-Fri 8:00 am-7:00 pm Sat 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Nicasa's Women's Services include: Childcare, Employment Training, Employment Placement, Transportation, Bilingual Staff, Evaluation Services, Toxicology Services, GED Preparation, Individualized Levels of Treatment, Female Aggression Control Training, Case Management, Life Skills Training, HIV/AIDS Prevention, Testing and Education, STD Prevention Education, Family & Relationship Counseling, Outreach/Advocacy, Home Visits, Relapse Prevention, Continuing Care, Substance Abuse, Legal Services

Offer a sliding scale for some programs.

www.nicasa.org

 


Prairie State Legal Services...................................................................... 847-662-6925 or 800-942-3940

325 Washington St. Ste. 100, Waukegan, IL 60085

Mon-Fri 9:00 am-12:00 pm, By appointment only. 1:00-4:00 pm attorney available by phone, Mon and Wed 1:00-1:30 pm walk-ins accepted

Provides free legal advice and representation to low-income and elderly people with non-criminal problems; e.g. evictions, public benefits, and family.

www.pslegal.org

 

High Priority Cases

Other Cases They May Handle

 

LIBRARIES

Barrington Area Library..................................................................................................................... 847-382-1300

505 N. Northwest Hwy. Barrington, IL 60010

Hours:  Mon–Fri 9:00 am– 9:00 pm; Sat 9:00 am–5:00 pm; Sun 1:00 pm–5:00 pm
www.barringtonarealibrary.org

 

Ela Area Public Library....................................................................................................................... 847-438-3433

275 Mohawk Trl. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Hours:  Mon–Thurs 9:00 am– 9:00 pm; Fri 9:00 am– 6:00 pm; Sat 9:00 am– 5:00 pm; Sun noon– 5:00 pm

www.eapl.org

 

Fremont Public Library District..................................................................................................... 847-566-8702

1170 N. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Hours:  Mon–Thurs 9:00 am– 9:00 pm; Fri 9:00 am– 6:00 pm; Sat 9:00 am– 5:00 pm;

Sun 1:00 pm–5:00 pm

www.fremontlibrary.org

Fox Lake Public Library....................................................................................................................... 847-587-0198

255 E. Grand Ave. Fox Lake, IL 60020

Hours: Mon-Thurs 9:00 am-9:00 pm; Sat 9:00 am-5:00 pm; Sunday 1:00-5:00 pm (Sept thru May)

 www.librarytechnology.org

 

Grayslake Area Public Library........................................................................................................ 847-223-5313

 100 Library Ln. Grayslake, IL 60030

Hours:  Mon–Thurs 9:30 am-9:00 pm; Fri 9:30 am–6:00 pm; Sat 9:30 am–5:00 pm;

Sun 1:00 pm–5:00 pm (Labor Day–Memorial Day)

www.grayslake.lib.il.us

 

Round Lake Area Public Library.................................................................................................... 847-546-7060

906 Hart Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073
Hours:  Mon–Thurs 9:00 am–8:00 pm;   Fri & Sat 9:00 am–5:00 pm;   Sun noon–4:00 pm

www.rlalibrary.org

 

Vernon Area Public Library.............................................................................................................. 847-634-3650

300 Olde Half Day Rd. Lincolnshire, IL 60069

Hours:  Mon–Thurs 9:00 am–9:00 pm; Fri–Sat 9:00 am–5:00 pm; Sun noon–5:00 pm

www.vapld.info

 

Wauconda Area Library....................................................................................................................... 847-526-6225

801 N. Main St. Wauconda, IL 60084
Hours: Mon–Thurs 9:00 am–9:00 pm; Fri 9:00 am–6:00 pm; Sat 9:00 am–5:00 pm;

Sun noon–4:00 pm

www.wauclib.org

Email:  library@wauclib.org

 

MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Quality Health Care............................................................................................................................... 800-206-5036

All equipment is available.

 

MEDICARE & MEDICAID

Department of Public Aid.................................................................................................................. 815-338-0234

2215 Lake Shore Dr. Woodstock, IL 60098

Aid to aged, blind and disabled (including food stamps and medical assistance) is available for individuals who meet the eligibility requirements.  Financial assistance offered for nursing home care.

www.hfs.illinois.gov

 

 Elder Law Answers................................................................................................................................. 866-267-0947

150 Chestnut St. Providence, RI 02903

Information on Public Aid provided.

www.elderanswers.com

 


Illinois Department of Human Services.................................................................................... 800-843-6154

401 S. Clinton St. Chicago, IL 60607

www.dhs.state.il.us

 

Illinois Health Connect........................................................................................................................ 877-912-1999

Illinois Health Connect helps families get health care and stay healthy by providing a medical home for all of their healthcare needs.

www.illinoishealthconnect.com

 

Illinois Medicare Information......................................................................................................... 847-381-5030

6000 Garlands Ln. Ste. 100, Barrington, IL 60010

Barrington Area Council on Aging.

www.insurance.illinois.gov

 

Medicare and Medicare Prescriptions Part D....................................................................... 800-633-4227

Prescriptions.................................................................................................................................................. 800-772-1213

7500 Security Blvd. Baltimore, MD 21244

 www.Medicare.gov

                             

Public Assistance Line ........................................................................................................................  800-843-6154

Information on Public Aid is available.

www.dhs.state.ill.us

 

Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP)................................................................................ 800-548-9034

100 W. Randolph St. Ste. 9-301, Chicago, IL 60601

Medicare counseling at no charge.

 www.insurance.illinois.gov

 

Social Security Administration...................................................................................................... 800-772-1213

1930 N. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60089

Answers Medicare enrollment & eligibility questions.  Provides Medicare handbooks. Replace Medicare cards.

www.ssa.gov

 

NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY PARK DISTRICT/SPECIAL NEEDS FACILITIES

Grayslake Park District ...................................................................................................................... 847-223-4404

243 Harvey Ave. Grayslake, IL 60030

The Grayslake Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Preschool, child-care (for children of participants in daytime classes), and summer day camp programs are available. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Lake County (SRACLC).

 


Libertyville Parks and Recreation Dept .................................................................................. 847-918-2074

625 W. Winchester Rd. Libertyville, IL 60048

The Libertyville Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Lake County (SRACLC).

 

Lindenhurst Park District.................................................................................................................. 847-356-6011

2301 E. Sand Lake Rd. Lindenhurst, IL 60046

The Lindenhurst Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Preschool programs are available. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Round Lake, Lindenhurst and Zion (SRARLZ).

 

North Chicago Park District.............................................................................................................. 847-689-7480

1730 Lewis Ave. North Chicago, IL 60064

The North Chicago Park District offers sports and recreational classes and programs for all ages. Child-care (school-aged-before & after-school), and summer day camp programs are available.

 

Round Lake Area Park District....................................................................................................... 847-546-8558

 814 Hart Road Round Lake, IL 60073

The Round Lake Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Preschool, child-care, and summer day camp programs are available. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Round Lake, Lindenhurst and Zion (SRARLZ).

 

Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association ............................................................  815-459-0737

829 Terra Cotta Ave. Ste. 125, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Mon–Fri   8:30 am–5:00 pm

Eligibility: Must be an individual with a disability, needs assistance for recreation programs.

Serves people with physical or mental disabilities; youth at risk.  Geographic Area:  Barrington, Crystal Lake, Dundee, Wauconda, Woodstock.  Fees vary with program or service.

 

Vernon Hills Park District ................................................................................................................ 847-367-7270

635 N. Aspen Dr. Vernon Hills, IL 60061

The Vernon Hills Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Preschool and summer day camp programs are available. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Central Lake County (SRACLC).

 

Village Park & Recreation Department..................................................................................... 847-438-5520

 2 Lagoon Dr. Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047

The Village Park & Recreation Department offers sports classes and programs for all ages, held in the Village Barn.

 


Special Recreation Assoc. of Lake County (SRACLC) ......................................................... 847-566-2277

1401 N. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Recreational programs for special needs individuals of all ages. Cooperative extension of the Park Districts of Grayslake, Lake Zurich, Libertyville, Lincolnshire, Mundelein, and Vernon Hills. Also serves smaller communities in the area.

 

Special Rec. Assoc. of Round Lake, Lindenhurst and Zion (SRARLZ).

Recreational programs for special needs individuals of all ages. Cooperative extension of the Park Districts of Fox Lake, Lake Villa, Round Lake, Lindenhurst and Zion.

 

Wauconda Park District...................................................................................................................... 847-526-3610

600 N. Main St. Wauconda, IL 60084

www.waucondaparks.com

Wauconda offers 17 different parks.  The park district offers children and adult activities, programs and classes including swimming and dance.  Call for further information.

 

Zion Park District ................................................................................................................................... 847-746-5500

2400 Dowie Memorial Dr. Zion, IL 60099

The Zion Park District offers sports, fitness, recreational, and special interest classes and programs for all ages. Preschool, winter break and summer day camp programs are available. Classes and activities for special needs individuals are available from the district, with support as needed through the Special Recreation Association of Round Lake, Lindenhurst and Zion (SRARLZ).

 

These descriptions are accurate to the best of our knowledge, but not guaranteed. Please check with the individual facility or organization as to their current programs

 

PRESCRIPTION SERVICES

Circuit Breaker and Illinois Cares Rx..................................................................................... www.cbrx.il.gov

Must apply on website.  All qualifications are listed there.

Must be age 65 and older; disabled. Cost varies by prescription.

 

Needy Meds ................................................................................................................................. www.needymeds.org

Needy Meds is a source of information on thousands of programs that may be able to offer assistance to people in need.  Needy Meds does not have an application, nor can we answer questions on individual assistance programs. We do offer a free drug discount card that may help you obtain a substantially lower price on your medications. This card can be used instead of insurance or by anyone without insurance.

 

Prescription Drug Program................................................................................... www.caremark.com/naco

County residents can take advantage of a prescription drug discount card program. The free card that is accepted at most pharmacies offers average savings of 20 percent off the retail price of commonly prescribed drugs. This is intended for people without prescription coverage or on medicines not covered by your plan. The card may also be used where accepted to fill prescriptions for pets.  Save an average of 24% on your prescription drugs. No enrollment form, no membership fee.

 

AARP Pharmacy Service ...................................................................................................................... 800-456-2277

Mail order pharmacy service.

 

Catholic Charities.................................................................................................................................... 847-782-4000

671 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

 

Catholic Charities ................................................................................................................................... 847-546-5733

116 Lincoln Ave. Round Lake, IL 60073

 

Catholic Charities.................................................................................................................................... 815-344-6956

5141 Bull Valley Rd. McHenry, IL 60050

 

Health Reach Clinic for the Medically Underserved ........................................................ 847-360-8800

1800 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL 80085

M-F 9 am-4.30 pm

Closed for lunch 12-1 pm.

 

Health Reach Clinic for the Medically Underserved......................................................... 847-566-0066

109 N. Seymour Ave. Mundelein, IL 60060

M-F 9 am-4.30 pm

Closed for lunch 12-1 pm.

 

Illinois Cares RX Program ................................................................................................................. 800-252-8966

Helps pay costs that Medicare does not. If you do NOT have Medicare, Illinois Cares RX provides two benefits. Illinois Cares RX Basic which covers certain prescription drugs for low income people with disabilities aged 16 and over and Illinois Cares RX Plus which covers most prescription drugs for low income adults 65 years of age or older. See website or call for details.

www.cbrx.il.gov

 

Illinois RX Buying Club ........................................................................................................................ 866-215-3462

Discount drug-buying program for seniors 65 and older.

 

Lake County Council for Seniors.................................................................................................... 847-244-1720

414 South Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

 

Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center,

Belvidere Medical Clinic..................................................................................................................... 847-377-8400

3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085

 

RESTORATION/HEALING/HOPE SERVICES  

BAM Housing.............................................................................................................................................. 312-307-2454

431 North Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085

Bam House is a Christian faith-based non-profit organization that provides structured transitional housing and supportive services for people in the process of overcoming the problems associated with addictions and reintegration into society from homelessness and incarceration. They are licensed through the Illinois Dept. of Human services.  Their focus is on the spiritual and behavioral development of their clients to help them find purpose for their lives and become more responsible and productive members of society. 

www.bamhouse.org

 

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a program to help those struggling with hurts, habits and hang-ups by showing them the loving power of Jesus Christ through a recovery process. Weekly group meetings.

www.celebraterecovery.com

 

Crystal Lake ................................................................................................................................................... 815-459-1095

Evangelical Free Church – 575 E. Crystal Lake Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Fri 7:00 pm

Grayslake......................................................................................................................................................... 847-223-6249

Faith Church – 954 Brae Loch Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

Mon 7:00 pm

Gurnee .............................................................................................................................................................. 847-662-3000

Life Church – 501 Riverside, Ste. 206, Gurnee, IL 60031

Fri 7:00 pm

Lake Zurich.................................................................................................................................... 847-540-8280 Ext. 25

23153 W. Miller Rd. Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Fri 7:00 pm

Mundelein........................................................................................................................................................ 847-201-2777

The Chapel-Mundelein Campus – 1966 Hawley Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060

Mon 5:30 pm

 

Community Youth Network (CYN)................................................................................................ 847-548-6000

18640 W. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030

CYN’s mission is to preserve and strengthen families while protecting children from abusive or high risk situations.  A multi-disciplinary team of dedicated, licensed psychotherapists, social workers, and counselors are available to provide the highest quality services possible.

www.cyngrayslake.org

 

CREW INC (Community Resources for Education and Wellness, Inc.)................... 847-872-2830

1632 23rd St. Zion, IL 60099

CREW is a non-profit organization designed to provide individualized instruction and training for the purpose of improving or developing self-sufficiency.

www.crewinc.org

 

Destiny House............................................................................................................................................ 815-575-2139

24956 W. Lakeview Dr. Lake Villa, IL 60046

For residents of Lake County, providing referral/recovery/aftercare for those in need of restoration; sharing the power of love and friendship. Helping other people live happier lives as they move forward reaching their…DESTINY. The vision for Destiny House is to assist in the lives of individuals who want to transition from a life of despair, confusion and uncertainty to a life of promise and hope.

www.destinyhouse8.org

 


Fellowship Housing Corporation.................................................................................................. 847-882-2511

2060 Stonington Ave. Ste. 200, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

An organization that serves the needs of single moms and their children who are homeless or one small crisis away from homelessness. The mission of FH is to transform the lives of the homeless or at-risk single moms and their children by providing safe, affordable housing and holistic mentoring to guide them from crisis to long-term stability.

www.fhcmoms.org

Email: contact@fhcmoms.org

 

Love in the Name of Christ (Love, Inc.)

All Love, Inc. branches verify client’s information/situation through a church, caseworker, employer or whoever best understands the need. Written verification of need is required to access the ministries offered. Verification can come from someone other than a family member.

 

Love In The Name Of Christ (Love, Inc.)-Lake County Southwest............................. 847-469-8835

1000 Brown St. Ste. 312, Wauconda IL 60084

www.loveincsouthwest.org

Email: info@loveincsouthwest.org

Love In The Name Of Christ (Love, Inc.)-Gurnee Chapter............................................... 847-731-0526

PO Box 7796, Gurnee IL 60031

Mon-Fri 10:00 am-1:00 pm

www.loveinclakecty.net

 

Love In The Name Of Christ (Love, Inc.)-McHenry Chapter........................................... 815-459-5907

Located in Point Christian Outreach Center

5650 NW Hwy. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

 

Lydia’s Circle .............................................................................................................................................. 847-546-1000

217 Goodnow Blvd. Round Lake, IL 60073

Women’s Spirituality Group.

 

Phil’s Friends.............................................................................................................................................. 224-653-8315

1350 Lake St. Ste. C, Roselle IL 60172

Provides Christ-centered support and hope to those affected by cancer.

www.philsfriends.org

 

Rebekah’s House...................................................................................................................................... 815-337-4566

110 N. Madison, Woodstock, IL 60098

Rebekah’s House is a God-inspired ministry, offering hope, healing and humanity to women in recovery from alcohol and substance abuse. This Christian program offers women in recovery a recovery home offering sober living, an affordable alternative housing program, workshops and support groups. There is an Outreach Closet to obtain necessary items until they are self-sufficient.

www.rebekahshouse.com

Email:  rebekahshouse@aol.com

 

Samaritan Counseling Center……………………………………………………………….847-382-HOPE (4673)

800 Hart Rd. Ste. 250, Barrington, IL 60010

Provides professional counseling, pastoral care, consultation and personal coaching services to all that are in need

htwww.sccnw.org

The Relationship Center..................................................................................................................... 847-337-1659

109 S. Main St. Wauconda, IL 60084

Sanctuary where relationships with self and God and others are restored, nourished, and

Celebrated; where gifts and passion are utilized for God’s glory.

www.therelationshipctr.org

 

Tri-County Pregnancy Center

100 S. Atkinson Rd. Ste. 110, Grayslake, IL 60030......................................................................... 847-546-1000

610-1 Crystal Point Dr. Crystal Lake, IL 60014............................................................................... 815-455-0965

Tri-County Pregnancy and Parenting Services is a non-profit pregnancy resource center. They are committed to providing women and men with up-to-date information in order to make informed choices about pregnancy, sexual health and relationships. All services are free of charge.

www.informedchoices.org

 

WINGS….................................................................................................................................... Hot Line: 847-221-5680

PO Box 95615, Palatine, IL 60095

Women in Need Growing Stronger (WINGS) helps homeless and abused women and children by offering integrated services that meet their needs for shelter, education, guidance and support. They provide safe, secure living environments, through transitional housing and emergency shelter, in residential neighborhoods that allow women to go to school, work, and achieve financial and emotional independence.

www.wingsprogram.com

 

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center ................. Crisis Line 847-872-7799, Main Line 847-244-1187

4275 Old Grand Ave. Gurnee, IL 60031

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center’s mission is to provide a place where survivors of sexual assault and abuse can heal and mobilize the community toward action to end sexual violence.  Confidential, nondiscriminatory, and free.

www.zcenter.org

 

SENIOR SERVICES

ASSISTANCE, GENERAL

AARP (American Association of Retired Persons)............................................................. 888-687-2277

 

Barrington Area Council on Aging................................................................................................ 847-381-5030

 

Catholic Charities Lake County Senior Services.................................................................. 847-546-5733

16 N. Lincoln Ave. Round Lake, IL 60073

Social Services for seniors, programs.

 

Meals on Wheels....................................................................................................................................... 847-546-4258

 

Community Action Partnership of Lake County (CAP).................................................... 847-249-4330

 

Elder Abuse Hotline............................................................................................................................... 866-800-1409

TTY/TDD:  888-206-1327

 

Lake County Council for Seniors.................................................................................................... 847-244-1720

 

Lake County Health Department & Community Health Center................................. 847-377-8097

Lake County Public Guardian........................................................................................................... 847-566-7700

 

Illinois Department of Aging............................................................................................................ 800-252-8966

 

Illinois Department of Human Services Help Line............................................................. 800-843-6154

 

Illinois Department of Insurance/Senior Health Insurance....................................... 800-548-9034

 

Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs................................................................................... 847-689-4153

 

Wauconda Township............................................................................................................................. 847-526-2631

505 W. Bonner Rd. Wauconda, IL 60084