This 6 week session provided by Kathy Cherven RN, LCPC loss and grief counseling helps families understand the challenges they faced through their child’s addiction and the emotions of grief.
Issues: Coping Skills, Grief, Trauma and PTS
Al-Anon is a support group that provides individuals with encouragement and understanding who have been associated with an alcoholic.
Alateen teen groups are for teens who have a heavy drinker in the family. (Ages 10-18)
This group of men and women provide encouragement to one another through sharing their stories and offering advice on how to recover from alcoholism.
AMT provides a range of diagnostic services, counseling and psychotherapy.
13 Fairlane Dr . Joliet, IL 60435.
AMT Counseling is located 2 buildings north of Jefferson St in between Fairlane Dr and Infantry.
The office can be accessed from either Fairlane or Infantry with the sign on Infantry (Infantry Business Center).
1095 S. Water St, Ste F . Wilmington, IL 60481.
This office is located in the plaza behind McDonalds.
We are sharing office space with the Wilmington Coalition for a Healthy Living.
If you are dealing with the loss of a child or the burden of infertility we want to help in any way we can.
Kankakee County Coalition Against Domestic Violence #
Kankakee County Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Fax: (815) 935-3551
Aunt Martha’s community-based services promote healthy lifestyles, strengthen communities, and improve the self-sufficiency of youth and families. Community-based services are available in Joliet and Kankakee, services include: education and life skills, new parent support, employment training, family and youth crisis services, homeless services, and juvenile justice.
After losing a loved one, members seeking support and a safe environment to share their feelings and stories find comfort in the bereavement support group through Hospice.
Counseling for adolescents, adults, and families struggling with substance abuse.
This class provides mothers with the information and support to ensure a positive breastfeeding experience.
This is for anyone who has been diagnosed with chronic lung disease who wishes to be involved in a general discussion about how to handle their illness by listening to a 20 minutes educational topic. It is also an opportunity for each member to help encourage one another. The sessions will be lead by a respiratory therapist.
For more than 40 years Chestnust Health Systems has offered a broad array of behavioral health care services to residents in Illinois.
Addiction treatment services for adolescents and adults (inpatient and outpatient)
Mental health counseling and housing
Behavioral health program for adults and seniors. Choices offers compassionate care on the road to recovery.
Must have a referral from Ottawa Regional Hospital Doctor
Telephone will answer “Public Works”, seniors and individuals with disabilities, only within Morris. $0.25 each way.
Crossroads Counseling Services helps the needs of every individual.
1802 N. Division St. Morris, IL 60450 (815) 731-9100
601 W. Norris Dr., Ste B, Ottawa, IL 61350 (815) 433-5101
For people who struggle with depression this support group gives encouragement and helps educate those suffering.
Provides physical, social, emotional, and spiritual assistance to terminally ill patients and their families.
This support group is for any caregiver who is attending to a senior who suffers from a mental or physical illness such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, or cancer.
Grundy County VAC helps veterans and their families understand and access local, state, and federal resources for veterans. VA claims can be filed via our office
Grundy County VAC provides rides for veterans to VA medical appointments. Please call to schedule your ride.
People with head and neck cancer or a history of head and neck cancer find consolation in this support group which helps individuals find community in others dealing with similar challenges.
This support group combines a 15 minute educational presentation and advice for participants on how to live with their condition.
This support group is for individuals suffering from cancer and their friends and families. Topics differ depending on what month it is. View the website for future topics, dates and times.
Immunizations are available through the Grundy County Health Department.
State of Illinois VCF Immunization program for children 0-18 years. Must meet requirements: uninsured, underinsured or enrolled in Medicaid. By appointment only.
Kendall-Grundy Community Action (KGCA) provides a variety of services to residents of both Grundy and Kendall Counties. KGCA offer home energy assistance, weatherization services and Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) which provide assistance in education, transportation, employment , information and referral services.
Other Resources: http://www.grundyco.org/kendall-grundy-community-action/
For those who have lost a family member or a friend to suicide, this group offers a place of comfort to share their experiences.
The doctors at Linden Oaks specialize in behavioral disorders including depression, substance abuse, attention deficit disorders, etc.
A faith-based organization providing free services to new and expectant parents.
Offers pregnancy testing, parenting education, assistance with maternity and infant clothing, and adoption information.
This program through Morris Hospital was created for women enduring cancer treatment. Train volunteer cosmetologists come and teach the women how to deal with the side effects of cancer treatment which alter their appearance. Free cosmetic kits are offered to individuals who participate. See the link to the website for future dates and times.
Morningstar Mission provides food, clothing and shelter to aid the spiritual and physical hunger of the poor.
Provides free, non-emergency transportation to Morris Hospital, their healthcare centers, and area doctor offices in the Morris Hospital service area.
Vehicles can accommodate wheelchairs.
This group helps support men and women who have a drug problem.
Supports individuals with mental illness as well as their families through education, advocacy, and outreach.
Also offers DBT Group 1-815-224-1010
This support group is for those suffering from Parkinson’s and their family members.
A support group for families who have lost a child due to a miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death, or death after birth.
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
General Website: https://www.pparx.org
Offers rehabilitation, short tern skilled care, long term care, and respite. Regency Care of Morris accepts Medicare and Medicaid as well as private insurance and private pay.
Provides a variety of support and services to Grundy residents 60 and older and their caregivers.
An ombudsman advocates within a nursing home on behalf of the patient – not the nursing home and not the patient's family.
Serves Will, Grundy, and Kankakee Counties.
List of nursing homes or other types of facilities
How to choose a facility, including basic understanding of different levels of care
Medicare and Medicaid issues
How the complaint process works
How to contact IDPH to file a complaint
Information on appointing or changing agent for Power of Attorney
Stepping Stones provides professional alcoholism and substance abuse treatment to persons suffering from the disease of addiction, even if persons served are unable to pay for the cost of the services. Treatment is based on the belief that a substance use disorder is a treatable illness and not a moral failure.
Individualized treatment planning is provided within a variety of licensed and accredited programs:
· Intensive Residential
· Extended Residential
· Intensive Outpatient
· Recovery Homes.
Stepping Stones is fully accredited at the highest level by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
For those who have had a stroke and are dealing with the difficulties that come with it, this support group provides constant support for these individuals and their families.
This is a support group for stroke survivors and their families.
Religious organization providing services to women and children.
The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization that provides free medical and dental care to adults who have no health insurance or medical care entitlements and meet prescribed income guidelines. Care is provided by physicians, dentists and other professionals who volunteer their time and expertise to the Clinic. The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic also operates a satellite clinic in Morris to make it easier for Grundy County residents to seek care. This satellite clinic occurs on the first Friday of each month.
Support group for any caregiver who is attending to an individual that is 60 and older.