Government Agencies

The Illinois Mental Health Collaborative has lots of information about State Resources and further options.
“Welcome to the Illinois Mental Health Collaborative for Access and Choice website.  We invite you to explore this site to discover the many ways that the Collaborative can serve you.  Whether you are an individual or a family member served by the Illinois Department of Human Services/Division of Mental Health (DHS/DMH), or you represent a local mental health center, you can access relevant information with the touch of a finger.”

Their handbook is one easy way to start in understanding their services:
Consumer and Family Handbook

National Alliance on Mental Illness – Cook County North Suburban

Welcome to NAMI CCNS
The mission of NAMI Cook County North Suburban is to improve the lives of individuals with serious mental illness and those who love and care for them through education support and advocacy.

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