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Mission: Community Counseling Centers of Chicago (C4) is a leading community mental health agency in Illinois providing counseling and support services, medical services, crisis intervention, justice services, substance use disorder treatment and care coordination to more than 10,000 at-risk children, adults and families each year. It also offers evidence-based public education programs that improve the health and well-being of individuals, families and the community. Established in 1972, C4’s innovative, compassionate and culturally sensitive services reflect best practices in mental health and behavioral health care. Through its continuum of care, C4 provides people with the skills necessary to improve the health and quality of their lives.
Key Campaigns: Mental Health First Aid public education training, 8-hour course teaches warning signs of mental health problems. Trainings are in English and Spanish. Contact 773.765.0814.
Upcoming Events: May 17, 2015. Be Healthy for Good 2015 Wellness Festival & C4Miles Run/Walk benefiting the health and well-being of people supported by C4 and the community. For more information, please contact 773-765-0809.
Executive Director: Eileen Durkin, president & CEO
Contact: Administrative Address: 4740 N. Clark St., Chicago, 60640. 24-hour line: 773.769.0205 (for both appointments and emergency calls). SASS CARES: 1.800.345.9049 (24-hour crisis number for Youth). Website: www.c4chicago.org. Find C4 on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.