Here are some amazing organizations and people that are here to help. If you need help, please reach out.
Illinois State Opioid 24/7 Help Line– 1-833-2FINDHELP (1-833-2346-3457)
McHenry County Crisis Hotline– 800-892-8900 If you are encountering problems yourself, or know someone else who is experiencing some sort of mental health issue, please phone the McHenry County Crisis Line.
MCHELP: Teens can confidentially and anonymously reach out to professional crisis counselors via text messaging 24-hours a day/7 days a week and receive an immediate reply if they or a friend is struggling with: bullying; alcohol & drug use; depression; relationship conflicts; exams/finals; anxiety or if they just need to talk. This FREE APP is available for download on iTunes and Google Play.
New Directions Addiction Recovery Services– Christopher Reed Office: 779-220-0336 Mobile: 847-307-1143
Transformations Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center– Tim Ryan Mobile: (private and confidential) 312-502-8671 Admissions: 888-677-1646
McHenry County Substance Abuse Coalition– 815-334-4048 This group meets in effort to address identified substance abuse issues in McHenry County. Members represent law enforcement, healthcare professionals, schools, business community, parents, youth, media, religious organizations, volunteer groups, government, those in treatment and recovery, and those organizations that serve people in treatment and recovery.