Adoption Center for Family Building staff will make referrals to local resources and provide transportation to clinics and hospitals. If you are interested in learning more about open adoption, please call 800-869-1005 or text Linda at 773-919-5702
Women Infant & Children (WIC) Offices throughout the state provides milk, cheese, other dairy products and diapers for low income pregnant women and children. 800-323-4769
Access Community Health Network
Access operates nearly 60 community health centers in Chicago, greater Cook County and DuPage County. Pregnancy testing and prenatal care in most centers. 1555 West Howard Street, Chicago, (773) 764-7146 222 North Canal Street, Chicago, (312) 526-2200
Provides information on abortion alternatives, free pregnancy tests, adoption and offers free counseling
City of Chicago Department of Human Services
1615 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
Connect individuals and families in need of resources, from subsidized childcare to housing for the homeless
Greater Elgin Family Care Center 370 Summit St, Elgin, IL 60120 or call 847-608-1344
Provides quality, affordable health care to uninsured, underinsured individuals and families.
Ph.D Counseling Center/Baby & Maternity Closet
1610 Colonial Parkway
Inverness, IL 60067 Hotline: 847-359-4919
Baby & Closet: 847-991-3586
Lake County Illinois Health Dept.
Pregnancy Counseling Services and pre-natal care for residents of Lake County. Patricia Lopez
3010 Grand Avenue
Waukegan, IL 60085
DuPage County Health Dept
1111 E Jackson St , Lombard, IL 60148, (630) 682-7400 111 North County Farm Road, Wheaton (630) 682-7400 245 West Roosevelt Road, West Chicago, (630) 682-7400
DuPage Emergency Shelter:
Winnebago County Health Dept.
401 Division Street, Rockford
555 North Court Street, Rockford
330 15th Ave # 2, Rockford
Mclean County Maternal Child Health
200 W. Front St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
Ph: (309) 888-5450
6216 N. Clark, Chicago, IL 60660
Family services program helping Latinos with legal referral, youth programs and GED. Domestic violence services for Spanish speaking women.
Chicago Emergency Housing Hotline
Community Counseling Center of Chicago
Free parenting skills classes in English and Spanish for parents of children from birth to age 12. CTA passes, refreshments and free childcare provided.
Cook County Child Care Resource and Referral
Referrals for child care resources. Must be at least 20 years of age
Erie Family Health Center
Delivering health care to low-income, underinsured and uninsured Chicagoans
Evanston Hospital Connections Program for Pregnant and Parenting Teens
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
Prenatal classes, developmental guidance, support and mentoring. Services are available in Spanish
Family Network, Inc.
330 Laurel Ave.
Highland Park, IL 60035
Family support agency, open to all regardless of ability to pay. Promotes the well being of children by supporting and strengthening their families.
Howard Area Community Center
7648 N. Paulina
Chicago, IL 60626
Infant and toddler program, home visiting, parenting, support, ESL and GED classes.
Infant Welfare Society Teen Parent Services
2200 Main Street
Evanston, IL 60201
Comprehensive parenting services for teens including support groups, family support, case management, field trips and home visitation.
773-653-2200 Strengthening Children and Families
4300 West Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60641
Maryville Crisis Nursery
773-205-3637 (24 hr. helpline)
A temporary emergency shelter for newborns through age six
4015 Oak Park Ave, Building B.
Chicago, IL 60634
Meadows Community Services
2401 Kirchoff Road
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Food pantry, clothing, financial assistance, ESL, assistance for healthcare, citizenship classes and counseling. Services are available in Spanish.
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
The Night Ministry
Youth Empowerment Services
773-784-9000 X 232
4711 N. Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
Prenatal services, counseling, parenting skills, GED, job training and housing assistance
YWCA Rape Crisis Hotline and Counseling Serices
Operating 24 hour support for survivors of sexual assault and their significant others.
Call 888-293-2080 in Chicago Metropolitan Area
Call 630-971-3927 in DuPage County
Call 708-748-5672 in the South Suburbs
On Your Feet Foundation
Provides support to birthparents following an adoptive placement." Focuses on helping their clients build a better life by giving them the tools they need through case management and coaching, monetary grants and through the creation of a community of other birthparents.
For information about your Adoption options and pregnancy resources, please contact us https://www.centerforfamily.com
Services Available throughout Illinois and Indiana
Outposts: Greater Chicago Area, Central Illinois (Bloomington), Northern Indiana (Elkhart County), Northwest Indiana (Lake County) and Central Indiana (Indianapolis area)