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  • INDIVIDUAL & FAMILY RESOURCES

    Salvation Army – Emergency Food Assistance

    Emergency food assistance, intake required. Emergency food assistance open M, Tu, Th, & F, 9:30a.m. to 1:00p.m.. Need photo ID and social security card of everyone that they are bringing food to.

    Second Congregational Church Boys and Girls Club

    Contact Oscar Martinez

    Shelter Care Ministries

    Emergency and transitional housing for families and provides outreach and advocacy for people who are homeless and those who have mental illnesses. Also focuses on the needs of homeless families and adults with mental illnesses.

    Shelter Care Ministries – Community Kitchen

    Soup kitchen at Jubilee Center.

    Spinal Cord Injury Association of Illinois

    Assorted services ranging from supplies and equipment to support groups.

    St Elizabeth Community Center

    Clothing and household items available, referral required.

    Stepping Stones of Rockford

    Private, not-for-profit organization that provides housing and rehabilitation to persons with serious mental illness. Serves adults and their families by providing intensive care management and psychosocial rehabilitation for each individual’s needs. Also provides community education and advocacy on behalf of people with serious mental illnesses.

    Swan Hills Golf Course

    Offers 18 holes and has an open to the public guest policy.

    Swedish American Hospital

    Hospital, medical support groups and classes. Classes are free but reservation is required.

    THAT – Total Health Awareness Team

    Comprehensive risk counseling services, HIV testing, integrated referral, group support programs, & harm/risk reduction supplies and education materials.

    The Arc

    Non-profit organization that serves adults and children with developmental disabilities and their families by providing a variety of services, programs, and activities that include: resource referral, low-cost guardianship assistance, home based support service facilitation, money management, skills training, social activities, outreach and education, and advocacy.

    The Autism Program – Rockford Service Center

    The Family Community Resource room is open to all who wish to gain more information and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

    They offer a comprehensive library, with materials that are research based, DVDs, games and toys, social skills groups, training opportunities and various other clinical services.

    The Autism Program – Rockford Service Center

    The Family Community Resource room is open to all who wish to gain more information and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

    They offer a comprehensive library, with materials that are research based, DVDs, games and toys, social skills groups, training opportunities and various other clinical services.

    The Golf Club at Timber Pointe

    The course is 18 holes, has a clubhouse, a patio overlooking the golf course, a restaurant/bar, practice center, golf shop, and PGA instruction is available. Membership is also available, but the public is welcome as well.

    The IL Valley Center for Independent Living – IVCIL

    Non-profit and advocacy organization that serves people with disabilities and helps them become more independent. Services include: information and referral, independent living skills training, peer counseling, and advocacy. They also provide programs such as: personal assistant, community reintegration, youth and deaf services, and a volunteer program. Also includes a resource library, equipment closet, and community services.

    What is this page?

    We at Access Services of Northern Illinois have put together a database of over 250 organizations in Northern Illinois that serve a wide range of individual and family needs. From community service to recreation and from housing to employment, you can search our list of providers for these types of services.

     

    How to search our database:

    To start, you can select the category of services you’re looking for below, or you can search by the name of the organization in the alphabetical list above. You can also search organizations by any county in Northern Illinois or with specific keywords (such as education, employment, health, etc) by clicking “Search” above.

    If you know of an organization that is not on this list, but should be, send us an email to info@accessni.com.