Adolescent Loss Due to Addiction
Support Group
103 W Jefferson Morris, Illinois 60450

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

(815) 945 – 8098

Al-Anon is a support group that provides individuals with encouragement and understanding who have been associated with an alcoholic.

Alateen Teen Groups
Alateen Teen Groups
Addiction Treatment
Joliet Alano Club Joliet, IL

Alateen teen groups are for teens who have a heavy drinker in the family.   (Ages 10-18)

Saturdays 10:30 A.M.
Alcoholics Anonymous District 51
Alcoholism Recovery
1210 Wauponsee St, Morris, IL 60450

This group of men and women provide encouragement to one another through sharing their stories and offering advice on how to recover from alcoholism.

See Link for Dates and Times of Meetings
(815) 942-8005
AA District 51
AMT Counseling Management Services, Inc.

AMT provides a range of diagnostic services, counseling and psychotherapy.

Office Locations

Main office

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).

Secondary office

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.


Angels of Hope
Angels of Hope
1043 Ferrari Drive, Coal City, IL 60416

If you are dealing with the loss of a child or the burden of infertility we want to help in any way we can.

Anger Management
Anger Management
PO Box 1824 Kankakee, lL 60901-1824

Kankakee County Coalition Against Domestic Violence #

Kankakee County Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Contact: Karen
Fax: (815) 935-3551

Aunt Martha’s Youth Service Center, Inc.
Crisis Intervention
409 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435 or 1777 E. Court St., Kankakee, IL 60901

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. 

815-768-8750 or 815-937-0100
Bereavement Support Group
Grief Counseling
Grundy Community Volunteer Hospice 518 W. Illinois Ave. Morris IL

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.

Second Tuesday of each month from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Breaking Free
Breaking Free
Addiction Treatment
120 Gale St., Aurora, IL 60506

Counseling for adolescents, adults, and families struggling with substance abuse. 

Breast Feeding Classes Grundy County Health Department
Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers 150 West High Street Morris, IL 60450

This class provides mothers with the information and support to ensure a positive breastfeeding experience.

(815) 942-3012
Breathers’ Support Group
Family Birthing Suites Classroom at Morris Hospital

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.

See Link for dates and times of Meetings
Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery
Support Group
Nazarene Church
118 E Jefferson St, Morris, IL 60450
Thursdays at 6 PM
(815) 942-2000
Chestnut Health Systems
Addiction Treatment, Mental Health Counseling
829 Campus Drive, Joliet, IL. 60435

For more than 40 years Chestnust Health Systems has offered a broad array of behavioral health care services to residents in Illinois.

Services include:

Addiction treatment services for adolescents and adults (inpatient and outpatient)
Prevention Services
Mental health counseling and housing

Choices Clinic Ottawa Community Hospital
1000 E. Norris Drive Ottawa, IL 61360

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

815-433-3100 Ask for Choices Clinic
City of Morris Pup Bus

Telephone will answer “Public Works”, seniors and individuals with disabilities, only within Morris.  $0.25 each way.

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
Crossroads Counseling Services

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

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Depression Treatment
333 N Madison St Joliet IL 60435

For people who struggle with depression this support group gives encouragement and helps educate those suffering.

Second and forth Wednesday of each month
Grundy Community Volunteer Hospice
Hospice Care
518 W. Illinois Ave., Morris, IL 60450

Provides physical, social, emotional, and spiritual assistance to terminally ill patients and their families.  

Grundy County Caregiver Support Group
Support Group
Grundy County Administration Building
1320 Union Street, Morris IL

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.

First Tuesday of every month from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Grundy County Health Department
Grundy County Administration Building
1320 Union St., Morris, IL 60450
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grundy County Veterans Assistance Commission
Veteran Services
Morris Building & Technology Center
1802 N. Division, #405, Morris, IL 60450

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 

Monday-Friday 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Grundy County Veterans Assistance Commission Transportation
Morris Building & Technology Center
1802 N. Division, #405, Morris, IL 60450

Grundy County VAC provides rides for veterans to VA medical appointments.  Please call to schedule your ride. 

Monday-Friday 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group
Cancer Support Group
Radiation Therapy Center of Morris Hospital, 1600 W. US Route 6, Morris

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.

Third Monday of the month 2-3 p.m.
Heart Failure Support Group
Heart Support Group
Whitman Assembly Room 2 at Morris Hospital

This support group combines a 15 minute educational presentation and advice for participants on how to live with their condition.

See link for dates and times of Meetings
I Can Cope
I Can Cope
Cancer Support Group
Radiation Therapy Center of Morris Hospital, 1600 W. US Route 6, Morris

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.

Illinois Department of Human Services/Public Aid
1560 First Ave. Ottawa IL 61350
1320 Union St. Morris IL 60450

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.

Joliet Area Community Hospice
250 Water Stone Cirlce, Joliet, IL 60431
Main Office 815-740-4104; Hospice Home 815-460-3225; 24 hour Toll Free 800-360-1817
Kendall-Grundy Community Action
Low Income
Business and Technology Center
1802 N. Division St. Suite 602, Morris, IL 60450

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: 

L.O.S.S. (Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide)
Mental Health Treatment
See Link for meeting place

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 third Wednesday of every month, 7 – 9 pm
Call 815-723-0331
Lighthouse Counseling
275 S. Broadway Coal City, IL 60416
Linden Oaks Outpatient Psychiatric & Therapy Service
Plainfield Medical Office Building
127th & Van Dyke Plainfield, IL

The doctors at Linden Oaks specialize in behavioral disorders including depression, substance abuse, attention deficit disorders, etc.

Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center
Pregnancy Services
695 W. Broadway, Coal City, IL 60416

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.

Look Good, Feel Better
Radiation Therapy Center of Morris Hospital, 1600 W. US Route 6, Morris

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
Morningstar Mission

Morningstar Mission provides food, clothing and shelter to aid the spiritual and physical hunger of the poor.

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers Transportation

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.

Monday-Friday 7:00 am to 4:30 pm
Narcotics Anonymous Illinois
Addiction Treatment
317 Goold Park Drive Morris, IL 60450-1721

This group helps support men and women who have a drug problem.

See URL for times
National Alliance for Mental Illness Will-Grundy (NAMI)
417 W. Taylor Street, Suite 2E, Joliet, IL 60435

Supports individuals with mental illness as well as their families through education, advocacy, and outreach.

North Central Behavioral Center
Behavioral Center
727 Etna Road, Ottawa, IL 61360

Also offers DBT Group 1-815-224-1010

Parkinson’s Support Group
Parkinson’s Care
Provina Physical Rehab & Sports Injury Center 2132 Jefferson St. Joliet IL

This support group is for those suffering from Parkinson’s and their family members.

Third Wednesday of the month from 6 to 7:20 pm
Perinatal Bereavement Group
Support Group
St. Joseph Medical Center

A support group for families who have lost a child due to a miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death, or death after birth.

2nd Monday of every month at 7 P.M.
815-72507133 ext 3474
Prescription Assistance

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

General Website:


Regency Care of Morris
Nursing Home
1095 Twilight Dr., Morris

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. 

Self & Soul Guidance Center
2910 Country Oaks Lane, Morris, IL 60450
Senior Abuse Hotline
Senior Division-Grundy County Health Department
Grundy County Administration Building
1320 Union Street, Morris, IL 60450

Provides a variety of support and services to Grundy residents 60 and older and their caregivers.  

Monday-Friday 8 AM-4 PM
Senior Service Center of Will County
Ombudsman (Nursing Home)
251 N. Center Street, Joliet, IL 60435

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.

Common Inquiries:

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

Residents' rights

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
Stepping Stones
Supportive services include education and involvement of family members and significant others as well as recovery support following treatment. Services are highly rated by persons served and other service providers.
1621 Theodore Street, Joliet, IL 60435

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

·         Outpatient

·         Recovery Homes.

Stepping Stones is fully accredited at the highest level by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.

Stroke & Aphasia Support Group
Support Group
Whitman Assembly Room 1 at Morris Hospital

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.

See link for dates and times
Stroke Support Group
Mental Health after a Stroke
Leeza’s Place at Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center 50 Uno Place Joliet IL 60435

This is a support group for stroke survivors and their families.

Last Thursday of every month at 3 p.m.
Suicide Hotline I Veterans Crisis Line


Under His Wings
Under His Wings
Women’s Center
802 Liberty Street, Morris, IL 60450

Religious organization providing services to women and children.

Will-Grundy Medical Clinic
213 East Cass Street Joliet, Illinois 60432

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.

Caregiver Support Group
Grundy County Administration Building
1320 Union St., Morris, IL 60450

Support group for any caregiver who is attending to an individual that is 60 and older.

First Tuesday of each month from 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.