General Abuse

Organization Name
Address
113 Custer Ave., Evanston IL
60202
Phone Number
847-970-1010
Fax
847-425-3607
Description

CarePoint delivers social services to marginalized and underprivileged populations acutely affected by HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and STDs, substance abuse, incarceration, homelessness and youth at risk.

Hours: Weekdays 10am-4pm

Public Notes

Advocacy: information, guidance and referrals for obtaining social services of all kinds
HIV testing and prevention: confidential and anonymous free HIV rapid tests and HIV risk reduction counseling, safer sex supplies, offered on site and through outreach.
Harm reduction: outreach to intravenous drug users, which includes syringe exchange, hepatitis and HIV risk reduction counseling, Naloxone overdose prevention training, safer sex supplies.
Hepatitis C testing and prevention: confidential and anonymous hepatitis C testing and viral hepatitis risk reduction counseling
Job center: computers, telephone access and job search skills training for the homeless, formerly incarcerated, residents of halfway homes and other clients.
Access to Recovery: substance abuse counseling and transportation assistance (CTA passes) for formerly incarcerated men and women on probation or parole.
Youth at risk: academic tutoring, drug prevention education, safer sex education, free enrollment for Chicago Park District sports programs and referrals for other social services.
Services to clients on probation, parole and in the criminal justice system.

Organization Name
Address
1007 Church Ave., Suite 415, Evanston, IL
60201
Contact Person
Diane Ofarim, LCPC, Monica Garcia, LCSW
Phone Number
847-869-4624
Fax
847-869-9438
Description

Therapy for children, adolescents, adults and families. Educational / Psychological Consultations, Services for Individuals, Couples, and Families. Free assessments.

Address
1565 Sherman Avenue, Evanston, IL
60201
Phone Number
847-733-9900
Fax
847-733-0105
Description

Experienced holistic health professionals in all major disciplines of holistic care. Offers chiropractic, acupuncture, shiatsu, thai massage and training, and psychotherapy counseling.

Public Notes

A group of “holistic health care practitioners with the best credentials in our respective fields. The purpose of Wellspring is to bring together holistic health professionals whose areas of expertise span the major disciplines in holistic care. This allows each practitioner at Wellspring to consult, refer and/or collaborate directly with colleagues in the office, thereby offering patients and clients the best options for addressing their concerns, and an integrative approach.

Wellspring Integrative Medicine provides the Chicago and Evanston, Illinois, area with holistic and alternative health care, including acupuncture, shiatsu, and thai massage.

Organization Name
Address
1740 Ridge Ave. #300, Evanston, IL
60201
Contact Person
Kay Gardner, LCPC or Wendy Kopald, LCSW
Phone Number
(847) 328-6328
Description

Retreats for Women:  “The vision of the Women’s Circle is to discover a deeper connection to our selves, to recognize the gifts that women embody, to enrich all of our relationships and to become more mindfully active in our communities”

Address
1740 Ridge Ave., Suite 201, Evanston, IL
60201
Contact Person
Giselle Garcia, Intake Coordinator
Phone Number
847-475-7003
Fax
847-475-7333
Description

Offers comprehensive counseling services for women, their partners, friends and families. Individual, group, couple, and family counseling for women, men, adolescents, and children. Workshops for counseling professionals and community members.

Public Notes

Our therapists are experienced clinicians, with expertise in traumatic stress, grief, sexuality, adolescent development, and mind/body integration.

Our therapists focus on the emotional development of people, supporting their healing and resiliency in many areas, including:

Relationship Issues/Development of Healthy Relationships
Depression and Anxiety
Childhood Trauma and Abuse
Grief and Loss
Body Image
Blended Families
Trust and Intimacy
Coming Out/Identity Issues
Sex and Sexual Intimacy
Cutting and Self-Harm
Divorce
Non-Traditional Families
Complicated Mourning
School Problems
Issues of Self-Worth
Life Transition

Organization Name
Address
One Rotary Center, 1560 Sherman Avenue, 3rd Floor, Evanston, IL 60201
60201
Contact Person
Mimi Neathery, PsyD
Phone Number
866-364-2300 Ext. 233
Description

Yellowbrick is a private, physician-owned and -operated psychiatric healthcare organization whose mission is to provide a full-spectrum, specialized approach to the emotional, psychological and developmental challenges of young adults, 18-29.

Public Notes

Yellowbrick Foundation is a not for profit organization whose mission is to support research, training, community education regarding the emotional, psychological, and developmental challenge of emerging adults, ages 18 to 29.
Contact Jesse Viner, MD, Director, jviner@yellowbrickprogram.com or call 866.364.2300 ext. 222.

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