Additional Resources

Child/Adolescent Services

Boys and Girls Club Community Center

After School Programs

Chicago Public Schools (CPS)

Child & Family Support Services

Fussy Baby Network of the Eriksen Institute

Infant Support Services

Triple P Positive Parenting Program

Parenting Resources and Services

University of Illinois at Chicago Division of Specialized Care for Children (DSCC)

Support services for children with special health needs

SGA Youth and Family Services

Child & Family Support Services

El Valor

Early Children Education

Spiritual/Religious Services

Catholic Charities

Public School Education

Church of God

Faith-Based Organization

Behavioral Health

Mujeres Latinas en Accion

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Services

Project Curb

Developed within our very own UI Health Department of Pediatrics, project CURB is an online resource for teens wanting to learn about, and address issues like depression and anxiety.

Psychology Help Center

Created by the American Psychological Association, the Psychology Help Center is a great online resource for many behavioral health related questions.

Sesame Street Online Toolkits

The Sesame Street Toolkits cover such a wide range of topics ranging from grief, to learning new words, to eating well on a budget… if you’re looking for tips and tools to help your family, take a look here!

Center for Parenting Education

The Center for Parenting Education offers a great resource directory and is categorized by child’s age. 

Crisis Resources:

(If you're currently in crisis, reach out to your doctor, go to a hospital, or call 911)

 

Teen Line - https://teenlineonline.org/talk-now/

The Trevor Project (LGBTQ Crisis Hotline) - https://www.thetrevorproject.org/

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Domestic Violence Hotline - http://www.thehotline.org/is-this-abuse/abuse-defined/

Family Planning

Planned Parenthood of Illinois

Reproductive Health, Family Planning

UI Center for Reproductive Health

Reproductive Health

Senior Services

Illinois Department on Aging

Governmental Agency

Home Instead Senior Care

In-Home Senior Help

Partners in Senior Care

Senior Services

Other

Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)

Governmental Agency

Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH)

Governmental Agency

Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago 

Governmental Agency

 

American Lung Association

Provides resources and education to promote lung health and lung disease prevention

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