COMMUNITY RESOURCES

During COVID-19, because

Together We Thrive

As we all take steps to increase our vigilance against corona virus, the Algonquin Road office is closed and the Community Collaboration team is diligently working remotely until further notice.

TELE-THERAPY
Kenneth Young Center Therapists are now doing tele-therapy!The following groups have been added in response to COVID-19
  • Emotional Support Groups for:  
    (1) Middle Schoolers     (2) High Schoolers
  • Psycho-Educational Group for youth ages 13-18
  • E-Learning Support for:
    (1) Middle Schoolers and (2) High Schoolers.
 
All groups are meeting via Zoom, effectively immediately. For more information call (847)-524-8800.
 
If you are con­cerned that a child or ado­les­cent is expe­ri­enc­ing a psy­chi­atric cri­sis and may be in immi­nent risk of harm to them­selves or oth­ers, call the CARES line imme­di­ate­ly at (800) 345‑9049.
GET CONNECTED TO A LOCAL MENTAL HEALTH PROVIDER ANYWHERE IN ILLINOIS
 
TEXT “TALK”
or “HABLAR” to
552020.
 
YOU ARE NOT ALONE.
 
TO CONNECT WITH KENNETH YOUNG CENTER DIRECTLY CALL (847)542-8800
RECOVERY SUPPORT SERVICES
Narcan (Naloxone) training and supplies for the community.
For more information on how to receive supplies, or setup a free Narcan training, contact Daryl Pass at
(224)- 229- 7456.
 
SMART Recovery Meetings, via Zoom
SMART Recovery is a peer-led, non-clinical program aimed for participants to achieve a healthy, positive and balanced lifestyle change while navigating substance use/alcohol dependence and other addictive behaviors.
  • Adults (ages 18+) - Saturdays 10a-11:30a
  • Youth (up to age 18) - Thursdays 4:30pm-6p
  • LGBTQ+(ages 17+) - Thursdays 6:30p-8p 
     
CLICK HERE for more information on Kenneth Young Center’s SMART Recovery meetings and how to register.
LGBTQ+ CENTER, VIRTUAL HANGOUTS FOR YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULTS
Looking to stay connected? Join our LGBTQ Center, Rainbow Room virtual hangouts on Zoom!
Queer Movie NightFridays from 5p-8p
Queer Game NightSaturdays from 5p-8p
 
Email our coordinators atLGBTQCenter@kennethyoung.org to register and receive the Zoom event link!
Need a little extra help during these difficult times? Access our LGBTQ Resource Guide
TEENS: WE UNDERSTAND
THESE ARE
DIFFICULT TIMES,
AND WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!
 
 
Click here to check out our teen resource guide to get connected with resources in your community! 
UNUSED OR EXPIRED
PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION
If you have unused or expired prescription drugs in your home,it is important to discard them, to avoid misuse of the medications. 
 
Amidst COVID-19, there are still places in your community that you can discard your prescription drugs. To name a few, the Schaumburg Police Department and Elk Grove Police Department are open 24/7 with drop-off boxes located in the main lobby of the departments.
 
Click Here for more drop-off locations
 
If you or a loved one is struggling with substance use, call the Illinois Helpline at 833-2FINDHELP.

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650 E. Algonquin Rd., Ste. 104
Schaumburg, IL 60173
(847) 496-5939
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Funding provided in whole or in part to the Kenneth Young Center by the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), and the Office of Adolescent Health (OAH).