Mental Health Resources

  • Governor Pritzker announced a new resource for the people of Illinois for concerns related to COVID-19.  CALL4CALM enables residents to send a text to receive a return call from a behavioral health professional to answer their questions/provide resources related to mental health resources, unemployment, food, and shelter. 

    Illinois Department of Human Services

    Illinois Department of Employment Security

    Illinois Food Banks

    Illinois Shelter and Emergency Housing

    Illinois HFS

    The American School Counselor Association has gathered several resources for students. Please see the link below for more information. 

    American School Counselor Association

    The link below provides some apps and sites that have meditation and mindfulness exercises, as well as local resources for people struggling with mental health or domestic violence concerns:

    Mental Health Resources

    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

    Mercer County Mental Health Action Program: 309-582-7954

    School counselors and other staff members are available to talk via phone or video chat Monday through Friday 9:30am-3:00pm.

    Stacey Blackwell

    Julie Drish

    Rachel Wirsing

    Tim Wernentin

    Comments (-1)