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    NICIL – Northwestern IL Center for Independent Living

    Advocates for individuals with disabilities who want to live more independently. Provides peer support, information and referrals, independent skills training, community reintegration programs, support groups, public education and outreach, and sign language classes.

    NIU Counseling Lab

    Counseling services

    NIU Psychological Center

    A full range of outpatient psychological services. The services include evaluations in the form of psychological testing and diagnostic interviews. Also offers a variety of psychotherapies, including individual, couple, family, and group therapy; parent education; and play-based therapy for children.

    NIU Speech Language and Hearing Clinic

    Audiology, rehabilitation counseling, Speech language pathology

    Northern IL Center for Adaptive Technology

    Provides information, seminars, and individual needs in technology. Helps people with disabilities by providing information on the latest technology and by matching adaptive devices to their disabilities.

    Northern IL Food Bank

    Provide hunger relief to the counties served

    Northwest Unit Boys and Girls Club

    Director: Mike Ayers

    Northwest Unit Boys and Girls Club

    Director: Mike Ayers

    Northwestern Illinois Area Agency on Aging

    Non-profit organization who helps older people gain independence and live with dignity, and improves the quality of life for older persons and thier caregivers. Services include: information and assistance, resource center, pharmaceutical assistance, caregiver and grandparent services, employment assistance and elder abuse.

    Northwestern Illinois Special Olympics

    Non-profit organization that allows people with disabilities to compete in a variety of sports.

    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.