Community Resources

There are many free community sponsored resources where you can get help.

Crisis and Resource Hotlines Available 24/7

National Suicide Hotline:

National Domestic Violence Hotline:

McHenry County Crisis Line

Kane County Crisis Line

Crisis Text Line

For LGTBQ+ Youth, The Trevor Line

For Trans Community, The Trans Lifeline

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

My Safety Plan

Local Mental Health Centers and Hospitals

Ecker Center for Behavioral Health

  • General Inquiries: 847-695-0484
  • Crisis Hotline: 888-325-3750
  • Website:
  • Address: 1845 Grandstand Place, Elgin, IL 60123

Kenneth Young Center

  • General Inquiries: 8475248800 ext:0
  • Crisis Hotline: 847-3830406
  • Non-Emergent Hotline: 8475248800 ext: 136
  • Website:
  • Address: 1001 Rohlwing Road, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI)


  • Ascension Illinois – Center for Mental Health, Arlington Heights
  • Ascension Illinois – Behavioral Health, Hoffman Estates
  • Streamwood Behavioral Health, Hoffman Estates
  • Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights