Stark County Behavioral Health Resource Directory

Crisis Emergency Hotlines

Resource NamePhone NumberOther Information
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 988
Crisis and/or Suicide Hotline1-855-837-4673For crisis in mental health, suicide prevention, relationship issues connect to local area information center. Available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. 
North Central Behavioral Health Systems(309) 647-1881

SASS CARES( Screening, Assessment & Support Services) For Kids(800) 345-9049Mental Health Crisis Service for youth For both publicly funded youth (Medicaid) through age 20


Mental/Behavioral Health Resources

Resource NamePhone NumberOther Information
Stark County Health Department
First Choice Healthcare, Kewanee
Behavioral Health Services
(309) 852-5272Ages 5 and up
Offers counseling, psychiatric therapy, rehabilitative therapy, and online counseling.
Providers support for: depression, anxiety, stress, substance abuse and addictions, behavior problems, bipolar disorder, attention defective hyperactivity disorder, family/parenting issues, obsessive-compulsive disorder, schizophrenia and other related disorders, sexual assault, suicide prevention, trauma, and loss
North Central Behavioral Health Systems
(309) 647-1881
Offices in Toulon, Lacon, Ottawa, Princeton, Canton, LaSalle, Macomb, and Streator
Parents As Teachers Program- Regional Office of Education for Bureau, Henry & Stark Counties(309) 936-7890
National Veteran's Foundation(888) 773-4443
Stark County Citizens Mental Health Task Force(309) 312-1716A citizen's based group collaborating with service providers to promote awareness and education, advocacy and access of mental health needs in Stark County
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)(800) 950-NAMI (6264) or text NAMI to 741741Resources and support group for citizens and family members with mental health concerns
NAMI Illinois HeadquartersInformation line: 
(800) 346-4572

NAMI Tri-County, Peoria Local Helpline(309) 693-0541
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)1-877-726-4727 or National Hotline 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Illinois Addiction Treatment Resources(800) 926-9037Resources for individuals that are seeking addiction treatment.
Narcotics Meetings in Illinois(800) 407-7195Helps individuals find local Narcotics Anonymous meetings and provides resources for various types of treatment including inpatient, outpatient and support groups. 
Drug & Alcohol Rehab Centers in Illinois(800) 662-4357Provides info for individuals at any stage of their recovery journey, including info on different types of therapy/recovery options, warning signs, how to talk to a family member, definitions of different types of treatment and a local treatment center directory.
Illinois Free Rehab Centers(866) 972-0589Provides the most complete list of free, low-cost, sliding scale, and low-income assisted rehab lists on the Internet.
Illinois Detox Centers  for Drug & Alcohol Addiction(800) 483-2193A network of addiction treatment facilities that provide drug and alcohol detox, support, and comprehensive substance abuse treatment services to the individuals and families struggling with addiction.

**Local Clergy may be available for consult and referral
** Other private/for profit counseling services providers are available via telephone directories.

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