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In Crisis?
If you or someone you know has harmed themselves or is at immediate risk of harm CALL 911 now. If you are having suicidal thoughts or you are worried about someone you know CALL the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or
Text the Lake County Text-A-Tip line by texting LAKECO to 844-823-5323 and get help from a trained counselor 24/7. Confidential and immediate help.


RESOURCE GUIDE

Much of the information provided came from the Lake County Resource Guild. If you wish a full copy of the guide, click Resource Guide.

If you or someone is at immediate risk of harm, take to a hospital or call 911.

 
 
 
HELPLINES
 
Text-A-Tip is a 27/7 way for youth to communicate with a counselor and get help for themselves or a friend
Text LAKECO TO 274637


The hotlines are free of charge.

National Suicide Prevention 24-hr Lifeline                                          800-273-TALK (7255)
Veterans: dial #1, Spanish: dial #2
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Lake County Crisis Care Program 24-hr Hotline                                  847-377-8088
health.lakecountyil.gov

Vista 24-hr Crisis Line                                                                            847-360-2000
www.vistahealth.com

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center 24-hr Support Line                           847-872-7799
www.Zcenter.org

A Safe Place 24-hr Helpline                                                                   847-249-4450
domestic violence | la violencia doméstica
www.asafeplaceforhelp.org

The Trevor Lifeline 24-hr Hotline                                                         866-488-7386
GLBTQ
www.thetrevorproject.org

ANAD Helpline                                                                                       630-577-1330
Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
Asociación de Anorexia Nervosa y Trastornos Asociados
www.anad.org

Alcoholics Anonymous | Alcohólicos Anónimos
www.chicagoaa.org

CA 24-hr Illinois Hotline                                                                        773-202-8898
Cocaine Anonymous | Cocaína Anónimos
www.illinoisca.org


NA 24-hr Chicagoland Region Hotline                                                  708-848-4884
Narcotics Anonymous | Narcóticos Anónimos
www.chicagona.org


LOCAL SERVICES
The services listed are all non-profits and offer sliding scales. Private insurance may offer other options and may be contacted to locate a provider.

Warren Township Youth and Family Services                                     847-244-1101 ext. *401(English)/*404 (Spanish)
Provides free or low cost services to Warren Township 
residents birth - 21 and parents
www.wtys.info

Lake County Health Department: Behavioral Health
Adults Waukegan                                                                                   847-377-8180

Children and Adolescents, Waukegan                                                 847-377-8950
health.lakecountyil.gov

Bradley Counseling Center, Gurnee                                                     847-244-7177
www.allendale4kids.org

Fleet and Family Support Program, Navy Great Lakes                        888-231-0714
www.ffsp.navy.mil

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center, Gurnee                                             847-244-1187
www.zcenter.org

One Hope United Lake Villa, Gurnee, Waukegan                                 847-245-6543
www.onehopeunited.org

Community Youth Network Grayslake                                                  847-548-6000
www.cyngrayslake.org

Youth & Family Counseling, Libertyville                                               847-367-5991
Child and Adult Services
www.counselingforall.org

Holbrook Counseling Center, Mundelein                                             312-655-7725
Catholic Charities | Caridades Católicas
www.catholiccharities.net/holbrook

LOSS Mundelein                                                                                    312-655-7283
Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide
Amar Alcance a los Sobrevivientes de Suicidio
www.catholiccharities.net/loss

Erika’s Lighthouse Winnetka                                                                 847-386-6481
adolescent depression | depresión en adolescentes
www.erikaslighthouse.org

Cancer Wellness Center, Grayslake                                                      847-509-9595
Families dealing with the impact of cancer
www.cancerwellness.org

EDUCATION ON CHILD AND  TEEN MENTAL HEALTH

​Erika’s Lighthouse   
www.erikaslighthouse.org

Kids Mental Health
www.kidsmentalhealth.org

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
www.sptsusa.org

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
www.aacap.org/cs/Depression.ResourceCenter