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of Northern Illinois is a 24 hour a day 7 days a week Helpline, that has been serving our area for the past 33 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.
CONTACT crisis line volunteers answered
over 25,674 calls in 2013. Abused or addicted adults, lonely seniors, teens, and individuals threatening suicide all
call the helpline. In addition to our help line, CONTACT provides, Reassurance CONTACT, Teen Crisis helpline, kid phone,
and information and referrals. CONTACT of Northern Illinois has been serving Stephenson County since 1981.
CONTACT provides daily contact with clients, providing medication reminders, daily check-ins, and friendly chats. Reassurance
CONTACT provides support to clients as they deal with aging.
Teen crisis helpline provides outreach during a teen crisis;
Teen crisis helpline is a safe place where teens can talk to other teens about the stresses in their lives and discuss ways
to manage those stresses.
CONTACT crisis helpline provides
information and referrals to services in Northern Illinois, including Stephenson County, Winnebago County, Jo Daviess
County, Ogle County, and Carroll County; and is the connection to Mental Health Professionals and Assault and Abuse
Advocates after hours.