The Northwest Center Against Sexual Assault (NWCASA) is committed to empowering survivors and ending sexual violence. Our free services include: individual, family, and group counseling for survivors and their loved ones; medical advocacy at hospital emergency rooms; legal advocacy at local police departments and courthouses; crisis intervention telephone hotline; and professional training, sexual abuse prevention education, and community activism. Medical advocacy and crisis hotline are available twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, and many services offered are available in both English and Spanish. We have office locations in McHenry, Arlington Heights & Evanston.

North & Northwest Suburban Cook County & McHenry County

always free

English, Spanish

Posted in Abuse & Neglect, Counseling, Crisis Intervention, Mental Health Services and Social Work

Related Listings

Youth Services of Glenview/Northbrook


3080 West Lake Avenue, Glenview, IL, USA

Monday - Friday

Youth Services is the place to turn to for mental health services for children and adolescents in Chicago’s northern suburbs. With a unique, highly engaging blend of activities-based programming, Youth Services offers group and individual services focused on early intervention, prevention, education, support, sexual and gender identity support, health education, and crisis response. The mission… Read more…

Children’s Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County

(847) 885-0100

640 Illinois Boulevard, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169, USA

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Therapy services are available in the evening, by appointment. 24 hour/day, 7 days a week emergency response capability, as needed.

The Children’s Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County is a not-for-profit agency providing direct services for child victims of sexual abuse, severe physical abuse, or other crimes, and their families, including: Coordination of the multidisciplinary abuse investigation, expert child interviews, crisis intervention, court preparation and advocacy, on-going support… Read more…

Family Guidance Centers Inc. – Des Plaines


484 Lee Street, Des Plaines, IL, USA

6:30am-11am, 12-2:30pm Monday - Friday 7:30am-10am Saturday

Family Guidance Centers Inc. offers medication assisted treatment including methadone and vivitrol, substance abuse, and mental health counseling within an outpatient setting.