Referrals


Crisis Lines

DCFS Hotline - 800-25-ABUSE (22873)

National Runaway Switchboard, 800-786-2929

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, 800-273-TALK (8255)

Rape and Sexual Assault, 888-293-2080

National Domestic Violence Hotline, 800-799-SAFE (7233)

Illinois Domestic Violence Help Line (Chicago Area), 877-863-6338

Crime Victims: Illinois Attorney General's Office, 800-228-3368

RAINN: National Sexual Abuse Hotline, 800-656-HOPE, https://www.rainn.org/


Mental Health Providers

Chicago Connects is a tool to help find behavioral health and social service resources in order to promote a healthy Chicago

Chicago Black Therapists is a directory to help connect individuals to Black therapists and resources

Latinx/Spanish Speaking Therapists is a directory of Latinx/Spanish speaking therapists in Illinois, categorized by the neighborhoods they serve in

Chicago Children's Advocacy Center's Providing Access Toward Hope and Healing coalition, a group of 22 mental health providers specializing in treating sexual abuse

Casa Central, serving Hispanic families and offering violence prevention and intervention services to those impacted by domestic violence, sexual abuse, and community violence

Chicago Children's Center for Behavioral Health Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, providing assessment and referral as well as child and adolescent inpatient services

Thresholds, offering comprehensive programs for adolescents, young adults, families, young mothers, and their children

Illinois Childhood Trauma Coalition, comprised of 120 organizations throughout Illinois, will serve as an expert mental health referral resource. All of these agencies are well-established and provide a range of mental health services to typically underserved Chicago residents

TruCircle, find a therapist for in-person or online therapy by searching specific cities, states, and zip codes


Suburban Behavioral Health Providers

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital - Downers Grove

AMITA Health - Bolingbrook, GlenOaks, Hinsdale, La Grange, Hoffman Estates

Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital - Winfield

Linden Oaks Behavioral Health - Naperville

Loyola University Medical Center - Maywood

Madden Mental Health Center - Hines

Rush University Medical Center - Chicago

Pillars Community Health - La Grange, Berwyn, Hickory Hills, Western Springs

DuPage County Health Department - Wheaton, Lombard, Addison, Westmont, West Chicago

Hamdard Healthcare - Addison

Healthcare Alternative Systems (H.A.S.) - Broadview, Wheaton

NAMI Metro Suburban - La Grange, Oak Park, Broadview

NAMI DuPage County - Wheaton

Metropolitan Family Services - Wheaton

Rosecrance - La Grange

Samaracare Counseling - Downers Grove, Geneva, Naperville, Chicago Evanston, Lake Forest, Libertyville, Winnetka, Wilmette

Serenity House - Addison

The Community House - Hinsdale

Thresholds - Westmont

Thrive Counseling Center - Oak Park

Way Back Inn - Maywood 

Sanjeevani - Naperville

Youth Outreach Services - Dunning/Irving Park, Melrose Park