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    Catholic Charities – Sterling

    Provides counseling services, a crisis pregnancy program, adoption services, foster care, parenting education, school counseling, services for people who speak Spanish, emergency services for those who are need of food, clothing, housing, and employment, long term care services for the elderly, services to new immigrants and refugees, and physician referral services.

    Center for Sight and Hearing

    Assistive technology training, employment services, counseling, orientation and mobility training, low vision services, social/recreation programs and consultation.

    Childrens Clothes Closet

    Clothing available by appointment only, referral required.

    Childrens Home and Aid

    Adoption services, Child and Family counseling, Early childhood care and education, Foster care, Intact family services, Parent support, Youth services.

    Childrens Home and Aid Society of Illinois

    Pregnancy and early parent counseling, adoption, post-adoption counseling, foster care, treatment foster care, preventative mental health services for children, family preservation services and Parents Care and Share groups.

    Christ the Carpenter UMC Pantry

    Food pantry, Mondays from 12:30-3:30 p.m., food and personal care items if available.

    Christian Union Church Pantry

    Food pantry.

    Christian Youth Theater

    Provides opportunities for students 8-18 with disabilities to be included in CYT classes and productions.

    Clarity Counseling

    No information provided.

    Common Boundary

    Psychotherapy services that may be beneficial for any customers who needs psychological assessment. Includes trauma treatment, pain managment, children’s playtherapy, marital and couples therapy and hypnosis.

    Community Coordinated Childcare 4-C

    Child care financial assistance, parent and provider education, nursing, nutrition, social work, mental health, and advocacy.

    Comprehensive Community Solutions Inc

    Job training and placement services for disadvantaged youth.

    Concordia Lanes

    Bowling facility that has twelve lanes with automatic scoring, adult and children’s leagues, open bowling, bumper bowling, birthday parties, and a cocktail lounge.

    Coon Creek Casters

    Promotes fishing, conservation, and related youth activities. Also sponsors Ice Fishing Clinic, Carp-A-Thon, Hooked on Fishing, BYB team, and “Fishing for Future Banquet.”

    Cornucopia Pantry

    Food pantry. Open every Tuesday, every Thursday, and the 3rd Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Clients can receive food once a month. Need photo ID and must be from Illinois.Need proof of children for families and food.

    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.