Social Services

1st WAY Life Center 
We are a crisis pregnancy center that provides loving assistance, emotional and financial support for women and girls who find themselves in a crisis pregnancy.
3714 N. Fairview Ave., Johnsburg, IL 60051
815-385-2999, 800-848-LOVE (5683) or

22nd Judicial Circuit Family Violence Coordinating Council
MCC Shah Center, 4100 W Shamrock Lane, McHenry, IL 60050
815-479-7792 or

Adult and Child Therapy Services
We provide physical, occupational and speech therapy to McHenry County residents of all ages. We also provide free developmental screenings and free fall risk screenings.
708 Washington Street, Woodstock, IL 60098

Agency on Aging - Northeastern Illinois

The Agency on Aging is a non-profit agency dedicated to combining resources, leadership and expertise on aging in DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will counties. The Agency on Aging works closely with the U.S. Administration on Aging, Illinois Department on Aging and many other agencies to address both the immediate and long range needs of our seniors

Big Brothers Big Sisters of McHenry County
We provide adult mentors to children between the ages of 6 and 14 who reside in McHenry County
4318-B W Crystal Lake Road, McHenry, IL 60050

Blessing Barn
We provide basic life need items (clothing, household, kitchen, misc. other items) to those in McHenry County who consider themselves in need.
8310 Railroad Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-382-0206 or

Capt. James A Lovell Federal Health Care Center/McHenry Community Based Outpatient Clinic
We provide a wide range of health care and mental health services.
620 S Route 31, McHenry, IL 60050

CASA of McHenry County
518 S Route 31, Suite 205, McHenry, IL 60050
815-363-5920 or

Catholic Charities

5141 W Bull Valley Rd, McHenry, IL 60050
815-344-6956 or
Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County, Inc.
1780 S Eastwood Drive, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-334-9597 or
Choose Respect
227 West Judd Street, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-337-6570 or
Community Action Agency for McHenry County
100 N Benton Street Suite 3, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-8790 or
Community Coordinated Child Care (4-C)
We provide services for families in McHenry, DeKalb, Lee, Ogle, Carroll and Whiteside counties. Services include child care and financial assistance to income eligible families; child care referrals and consumer education to those seeking child care. 
667 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry, IL 60050
815-344-5510 or 
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of McHenry County, Inc.
400 Russel Court, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-5757 or

Corporation for Affordable Homes of McHenry
1316 N. Madison St.
Woodstock, IL  60098
Phone: 815-206-5805


Department of Public Aid

2215 Lake Shore Drive, Woodstock, IL 60098
FamiliesETC is a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive assistance, support, and education to families with children who have social, emotional, and behavioral challenges at home, school and in the community.
620 Dakota St., Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-308-0860 or
Family Alliance
2028 N Seminary Avenue, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-3590 or
Family Health Partnership Clinic
401 E Congress Parkway, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
779-220-9300 or
Gateway Foundation
25480 W Cedarcrest Lane, Lake Villa, IL 60046
Hearthstone Communities
920 N Seminary Avenue, Wodstock, IL 60098
815-321-4025 or
Hearthstone Early Learning Center
350 Christian Way, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-1954 or
Home of the Sparrow
420 W Elm Street, McHenry, IL 60050
815-271-5444 or
Home of the Sparrow serves the community as a transitional shelter program providing housing and supportive services for homeless women and their children in McHenry County and Northern Illinois.
Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs
1301 Sunset Riodge Road (National Guard Armory RT. 14), Woodstock, IL 60098
Illinois Migrant Council
62 N Ayers St Suite D, Harvard, IL 60033
815-943-6851 or
Lake County Center for Independent Living Serving McHenry County
5400 W Elm Street, Suite 106, McHenry, IL 60050
847-949-4440 or
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm
To encourage, enrich, and empower individuals through the therapeutic benefits of horses, animals and nature in an uplifting and nurturing setting.
6919 Keystone Road, Richmond, IL 60071
815-653-9374 or
Marengo area OutReach Enterprises (MORE)
829 Greenlee Street, Marengo, IL 60152
Marengo, IL 60152
815-568-7950 or
McHenry Community Health Center
3901 Mercy Drive, McHenry, IL 60050
McHenry County Cooperative Dental Clinic
327 Main Street, Woodstock, IL 60098
McHenry County Court Services
2200 N Seminary Avenue Rm. 243, Woodstock, IL 60098
McHenry County Crisis
PO Box 1990, Woodstock, IL 60098
McHenry County Housing Authority
1108 N Seminary Drive, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-7752 or
McHenry County PADS
14411 Kishwaukee Valley Road, Woodstock, IL 60098
Pads Locations:


Bethany Lutheran Church
76 W Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Immanuel Lutheran Church
300 S. Pathway Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Sts Peter & Paul Parish
410 N. First Street
Cary, IL 60013
847-516-2636 x233


Christ The King Catholic Church
5006 E. Wonder Lake Rd.
Wonder Lake, IL 60097


Redeemer Lutheran Church
1320 Dean St.
Woodstock, IL 60098


St.Joseph Catholic Church
10519 N. Main St.
Richmond, Il 60071

Overflow opens first Thursday of November.

Women and Children must stay at:

St. Joseph Church
207 Brainard St.
Harvard, IL 60033


Christian Fellowship Church
3419 Walkup Rd.
Crystal Lake, IL 60012


Cary United Methodist
500 N. First Street
Cary, IL 60013

McHenry County State's Attorney's Office
2200 N Seminary Avenue, Suite C150, Woodstock, IL 60098

McHenry County WIC Program
2200 N Seminary Avenue, Woodstock, IL 60098

McHenry County Workforce Network
500 Russel Court, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-7100 or

Midwest Center for Children's Development
4701 N Oak Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-788-1020 or

National Alliance for Mental Illness McHenry County (NAMI)
620 Dakota Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-308-0851 or

Neighbors Food Pantry of Wonder Lake
3506 East Wonder Lake Road, PO Box 293, Wonder Lake, IL 60097
815-355-5459 or

Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association (NISRA)
285 Memorial Drive, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0737 or

Options & Advocacy for McHenry County
365 Millennium Drive, Suite A, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Pioneer Center for Human Services
4001 Dayton Street, McHenry, IL 60050
815-344-1230 or
Prairie State Legal
5320 W Elm Street (Route 120), McHenry, IL 60050
815-344-9113 or
Recovery International
105 W Adams Street, Ste. 2940, Chicago, IL 60603
The Renewal Center - A Wellness Oasis for Cancer Survivors
620 Dakota Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-382-5645 or
Rosecrance McHenry County
422 Tracy Court, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Safe Families for Children
223 So. Winnebago Street, Rockford, IL 60012
815-978-8151 or
A Safe Place
2710 17th St., Zion, IL 60099
Business: 847-731-7165
Crisis Line: 847-249-4450
We provide emergency shelter, transitional housing, counseling, order of protection services, supervised visitations and exchanges, and batterer intervention services to people who have experienced domestic violence.
Salvation Army of McHenry County
290 W Crystal Lake Avenlue, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-455-2769 or
Samaritan Counseling Center of the Northwest Suburbs
1000 Hart Road, Suite 201, Barrington, IL 60010
2296 N County Line Road, Algonquin, IL 60102
847-382-4673 (HOPE) or
Self Advocacy of Northern Illinois (SACNI)
1312 S Fleming Road, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-382-1530 or
Senior Care Volunteer Network
7105 Virginia Road, Suite 25, Crystal Lake, IL 66014
815-455-3120 or
Senior Services Associates, Inc.
110 W Woodstock Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-7457 or
Senior Services Associates, Inc.
3519 N Richmond Road, McHenry, IL 60051
815-344-3555 or
Social Security Administration
2450 Lake Shore Drive, Woodstock, IL 60098
Special Education District of McHenry County (SEDOM)
1200 Claussen Drive, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-3622 or
St. Paul Diaper Bank Partnership
3706 W St. Paul Avenue, McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-0390 or
Talking Book and Braille Service
Illinois State Library
800-665-5576, ext. 1
TLS Veterans - Transitional Living Services
5330 W Elm Street, McHenry, IL 60050-4029
815-679-6667 or
109 S Jefferson, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-8324, Ext. 3 or
Turning Point
PO Box 723, Woodstock, IL 60098
Crisis Line: 800-892-8900
Veterans Assistance Commission of McHenry County (VAC)
667 Ware Road, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-334-4229 or
Voice Sexual Assault Services
109 S Jefferson Street, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-759-7066 or 815-759-7055
Volunteer Center Of McHenry County
4508 Prime Parkway, McHenry, IL 60050 815-344-4483 Fax: 815-363-1878
Woodstock Bible Church
170 E Kimball Avenue, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-3006 or
Woodstock Public Library (ESL Program)
414 W Judd Street, Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-0542 or
Woodstock School District #200 Mentoring
227 W Judd Street, Woodstock, IL 60098