Community Resources

Cedarhurst Senior Living of Woodstock

First Light Home Care

Home of the Sparrow

  • Home of the Sparrow’s mission is to reduce the prevalence of homelessness among women, children, families, and individuals through creative strategies and community partnerships that result in lasting self-sufficiency.

NAMI McHenry County

  • NAMI McHenry County’s mission is to provide support, education, and advocacy in order to improve the quality of life and wellness of individuals with mental health conditions and their families at no cost.

Options and Advocacy

    Pioneer Center

    • Pioneer Center provides services to people with intellectual disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and those experiencing homelessness.

      Senior Care Volunteer Network

      • The mission of Senior Care Volunteer Network is to support our senior neighbors who live independently. We connect community volunteers with seniors who require assistance to maintain their dignity and quality of life.

      Senior Services Associates

      • Senior Services Associates, Inc. is a non-profit agency dedicated to sustaining and improving the quality of life for individuals age 60 and older, the disabled, and their caregivers by providing access to the social services they need.

      Turning Point

      • Programs and services for individuals and families impacted by domestic violence. ALL are welcome.

        Visiting Angels

        Local Resource Directories

        McHenry County LGBTQIA+ Resources

        McHenry County Mental Health Board

        People In Need Resource Directory

        National Resources

        The 988 Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States. Call or text 988.

        Alzheimer’s Association:
        The Alzheimer’s Association leads the way to end Alzheimer’s and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.   

        Caregiver Help Desk:
        Contact Caregiver Action Network’s Care Support Team by dialing 855-227-3640. Staffed by caregiving experts, the Help Desk helps you find the right information you need to help you navigate your complex caregiving challenges. Caregiving experts are available 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. EST.

        Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline:
        If you or a child you know is being hurt or doesn’t feel safe at home, you can call or text 1-800-4-ACHILD (1-800-422-4453) or start an online chat at to reach a crisis counselor. They can help you figure out next steps to work through what is happening and stay safe.

        Domestic Violence Hotline:
        If you’re experiencing domestic violence, looking for resources or information, or are questioning unhealthy aspects of your relationship, call 1-800-799-7233 or go to to virtually chat with an advocate.

        NAMI Helpline:
        A free, nationwide peer support service providing information, resource referrals, and support to people living with a mental health condition, their family members and caregivers, mental health providers, and the public. Call 1-800-950-NAMI (6264), weekdays from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. EST.

        The Trevor Project:
        The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ+ youth. Trained counselors are available 24/7 to youth in crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of a safe, judgment-free person to talk to. Call 1-866-488-7386, text START to 678-678, or start an online chat at

        Veterans Crisis Line:
        Veterans Crisis Line connects veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Open 24/7, call 1-800-273-8255.

        We Care for the Caregivers

        We make a point of caring for the caregivers. That is, the families of those we care for. Because every health issue is by definition a family health issue.


        Transportation services are a central component of all our programs. We deliver reliable, worry-free door-to-door shuttle service.