If this is a life threatening emergency CALL 911.
To report elder abuse or neglect, call 1−866−800−1409.
Mental Health Crisis Services – 847.383.0406
KYC’s Mental Health Crisis Team can be reached 24-hours a day at 847−383−0406. Whether you are currently in crisis, have concerns you’d like to discuss with a trusted resource, or someone you care about needs support, we’re here for you. Send a secure message here, but please allow a few business days for your message to be returned.
Callers who are Deaf, DeafBlind, DeafDisabled, Hard of Hearing, and Late-Deafened can call 1 – 800-273-TALK (8255) from a videophone to connect with a trained 988 Lifeline counselor in American Sign Language (ASL).
Mental Health Services — 847.524.8800 x.136
For non-emergency inquiries to learn more about Kenneth Young Center’s mental health programs, including therapy, case management, screening assessment, group programs, and more for people of all ages, call 847−524−8800 ext. 136 and leave a voicemail or send a secure message to our mental health services intake team here. Messages will be reviewed during normal business hours Monday – Friday. Please allow a few business days for your message to be returned.
Senior Services & Disability Resources – 847.524.8800 x.189
For non-emergency inquiries for case management, in-home senior support, Home Delivered Meals, caregiver resources, older adult programming, and disability resources for adults ages 21 and up, call 847−524−8800 ext. 189 or send a message to our Older Adults Division here. Messages will be reviewed during normal business hours Monday – Friday. Please allow a few business days for your message to be returned.
General Inquiries — 847.524.8800 x.0
For non-emergency administrative inquiries or general questions, please call 847−524−8800 ext. 0 or send a secure message here. Email messages will be reviewed during normal business hours Monday – Friday. Please allow a few business days for your message to be returned.
Community Collaboration — 847.496.5939
Positive youth development (prevention in schools and the community), non-clinical substance use recovery (SMART recovery groups, community Narcan training, recovery coaching) and LGBTQ+ programming for youth and young adults
Volunteers – 847.524.8800 x.182
Direct services to seniors and adults with mental illness, or support of KYC through clerical help, special projects, or special events
Partners — 847.524.8800 x.103
Corporate partners, churches, municipalities, and others
Events — 847.524.8800 x.103
Partnership and participation opportunities for our Annual 5K Run/Walk and other events
Employment – 847.524.8800 x.181
Internships – 847.524.8800 x.171