Additional Services

For free legal advice to Chicago area residents, contact CARPLS  at 312-738-9200.

The following are local service providers that provide social services to Evanston and Chicago area youth and families:

Barr Harris Children’s Grief Center

Big Brothers/Big Sisters

CEDA/Neighbors at Work

Center for Contextual Change

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

City of Evanston

CNE (Childcare Network of Evanston)

Community Counseling Centers of Chicago

Evanston Skokie District 65

Evanston Police Dept. Social Services

Evanston Township High School (ETHS) District 202

Evanston Vet Center

Family Focus Evanston

Hamdard Center for Health and Human Services

Have Dreams

Illinois Humanities Council

Institute for Therapy through the Arts



Metropolitan Family Services

NSUH Psychiatry

Open Studio Project

Options for Youth

PEER Services


Riveredge Hospital

Rodgers Park Community Council

Social Endeavors

The Lilac Tree: Resources for Divorcing Women

The Salvation Army Evanston Corps & Community Center

Womencare Counseling Center

Y.O.U. (Youth Organization Umbrella)

Youth Job Center

YWCA Evanston North Shore

YWCA RISE Children’s Center