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Comprehensive Community Based Youth Services (CCBYS)- Chicago Metro Area

Comprehensive Community Based Youth Services (CCBYS)- Chicago Metro Area

Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS)

24-hour crisis intervention and shelter for youth ages 11-17 who have run away from or been kicked out of their home.

Services Offered

Youth Placement • Emergency Shelter • Case Management • Family Preservation • Runaway Youth • Homeless Youth • Crisis Intervention

Description

Comprehensive Community Based Youth Services (CCBYS) provides crisis assistance to youth who have run away from home or have been kicked out of their homes. Services may include:

-Crisis intervention
-Safety assessment
-Crisis stabilization planning
-Placement in emergency shelter or foster care when needed
-Family preservation and reunification
-Assessment of mental health, substance use, and/or trauma
-Juvenile justice system intervention
-Short term case management
-Referral to other needed services

Location

825 Green Bay Rd., Suite 200, Wilmette, IL 60091 42.0785648 -87.7112225

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Interpreters Available
  • Spanish

Eligibility

-24/7 services are available to youth who have been locked out of or have run away from home, are homeless without their parents, or are out of their parents' control and in immediate physical danger.
- Youth at risk of involvement with DCFS or the juvenile justice system may also receive services. DCFS wards are not eligible for CCBYS services.
- Each CCBYS community agency has a specific service area.
-The CCBYS Information Line has bilingual staff and can provide interpretation via a language line as needed. Availability of bilingual staff and interpreters at CCBYS provider agencies varies.

    Payment

  • This service is free

    Population

  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Youth, parents, and other concerned individuals may call to request services for youth in need. Call the CCBYS Information Line at 877-870-2663 for referral to the CCBYS Provider nearest you. You will need to provide basic information about the youth, including their age, gender, and current location. CCBYS staff will refer you to a local provider, and a case worker will contact you to begin the intake process and begin appropriate services. Documentation may be required: please inquire with the agency during intake.

Other Locations

Youth Crossroads (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
3401 S. Gunderson Ave.
Berwyn, IL 60402
OMNI Youth Services (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
1111 W. Lake Cook Rd.
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Alternatives, Inc. (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
4730 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60640
Children's Home and Aid Society of Illinois (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
125 S. Wacker Dr., 14th Floor, Suite 1400
Chicago, IL 60606
Universal Family Connection (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
1350 W. 103rd St.
Chicago, IL 60643
Youth Outreach Services (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
2411 W. Congress Pkwy.
Chicago, IL 60612
Youth and Opportunity United, Inc. (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
1027 Sherman Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
Pioneer Center for Human Services (Region 2)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
4100 Veterans Pkwy.
McHenry, IL 60050
Aunt Martha's Youth Service Center, Inc. (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
19990 Governors Hwy.
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
The Bridge Youth & Family Services (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
721 S. Quentin Rd., Suite 103
Palatine, IL 60067
Turning Point Behavioral HealthCare Center (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
8324 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
Pillars Community Services (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
1023 S. Burlington Ave.
Western Springs, IL 60558
DuPage Youth Services Coalition (Region 2)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
130 W. Liberty Dr., Suite 212
Wheaton, IL 60187
Haven Youth & Family Services (Region 1)
Program Phone: (800) 252-2873
825 Green Bay Rd., Suite 200
Wilmette, IL 60091