Who we are:
CONTACT is a 24 hour 7 days a week Helpline, that has been serving our area for the past 34 years. CONTACT of Northern Illinois is one of over 52 centers accredited by Contact Teleministries, USA. All an individual has to do is dial our number and they will be connected to a Certified Line Specialist who is there to listen. Our crisis line volunteers answered over 27,847 calls in 2014.
What we do:
CONTACT takes calls from abused or addicted adults, lonely seniors, teens, and individuals threatening suicide. In addition to our help line, we provide, Reassurance CONTACT, phone calls for medication reminders, daily check ins, Teen Crisis helpline, kid phone, and information and referrals. CONTACT of Northern Illinois has been serving Stephenson County since 1981.
If you know someone who would benefit from a Reassurance Call please fill out our reassurance form.
We also offer Mental Health First Aid Certification. Schedule a Training.