Peirce Counseling Partnerships
Community Counseling Centers of Chicago - C4
Screening, Assessments, Treatment Services, Family/Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Psychiatrists/Medical Services, Crisis Services. Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO, Humana, Cigna and United Healthcare are some of the insurances that we accept, in addition to Medicaid and Medicare.
4740 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
5710 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60660
Asian Human Services- AHS
Community Health Programs, Behavioral Health Counseling, Speaks over 15 languages. Accepts Medicaid/All Kids.
INFO: 773- 293-8430
CRISIS: (773) 293-8488
2838 N. Peterson Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
Loyola Community & Family Services
Individual Counseling, Family/Group Counseling, Psychological Assessments, Services in English and Spanish. Does not accept insurance or public aid. Sliding fee based on family size and income.
6439 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60626
NAMI Chicago Helpline
National Alliance on Mental Illness - NAMI Chicago’s free and confidential helpline offers referrals, education, and support from trained mental health clinicians. Help navigate the mental health system, direct you to important community resources (housing/rental assistance, food security, etc.)
24 Hour SASS CARES Youth Crisis Line
Screening Assessment Support Services
24 Hour Suicide Prevention Hotline
24 Hour Crisis Text Line
Text HELLO to 741741
For any painful emotion and you need support, not only suicide
Call4Calm for Illinois Residents
Experiencing stress and mental health issues related to COVID-19.
Within 24 hours you will receive a call from a counselor
Text TALK to 552020 - English
Text HABLAR to 552020 - Spanish
24 Hour National Runaway Safeline
1-800-RUNAWAY or 1-800-786-2929 or 773-880-9860
The Trevor Project - Support for LGBTQ+
Trans Lifeline - Support for Transgender Individuals
Second Step : PK-5 Social Emotional Learning Curriculum
Activation Codes for Additional Family Resources
PK: SSPE FAMI LY68
Kdg: SSPK FAMI LY70
1st: SSP1 FAMI LY71
2nd: SSP2 FAMI LY72
3rd: SSP3 FAMI LY73
4th: SSP4 FAMI LY74
5th: SSP5 FAMI LY75
Parent Teen Connect - Grades 6-8, Screen Time, Independence, Responsibility, Communication
Mind Yeti on YouTube: English, Spanish
Mindfulness for Kids and Their Adults - video & audio sessions to help build mindfulness skills to calm the mind. If video clips are not available at mindyeti.com, click on the you tube link above to access the mind yeti videos.
Podcast for families designed to help children and grown-ups build their social-emotional skills. Each episode tells a story that’s amazing, fantastical, and maybe a little bananas, while it tackles the big feelings that come with growing up
Little Children, Big Challenges
Committee for Children and Sesame Street have partnered to create a collection of resources for young children facing significant challenges. These materials, aimed at build children’s resilience, may be useful for educators and families.
Games, comics, and activities children can do on their own, or with their families, to learn about how they can help stop bullying.
Hot Chocolate Talk
This is a resource to help families talk with their children about child sexual abuse. Families may be spending a lot more time together during school closures, which makes this an opportune time to have these difficult but important conversations.
Free Resources & Activities for Educators and Parents
Committee for Children - Resources for Early Learning, Elementary, and Middle School. Recommended books, classroom challenges, mindfulness activities, and more.
Sanford Fit - Free Resources & Activities for Educators and Parents
Videos, printables, lessons, and games that help children make healthy choices for life. Food choices, managing emotions, bedtime routines, physical activities, mindfulness, and more. Grades K-5.