Making a difference in people’s lives.

Kenneth Young Center is a safety net for our neighbors in need. We respectfully serve the most vulnerable people in our area, those coping with mental illness and older adults dealing with life’s difficult transitions.

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Helping older adults stay in their homes longer.

We offer services and resources to help older adults and people with disabilities maintain their dignity and independence in the community.

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Encouraging young people to make healthy choices.

Our Positive Youth Development program helps youth ages 10-17 through education and awareness of health issues, community collaboration, and substance abuse prevention.

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Support our 29th Annual Fashion Show.

Join us on November 4th from 11am-3pm at the Seville in Streamwood for fashion and fun as we raise money to support KYC

29th Annual Kenneth Young Center Fashion Show
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Saturday, November 4, 2017

29th Annual Kenneth Young Center Fashion Show

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October Letter from the CEO

Drop-In Center

Our Mount Prospect Drop-In Center is open 364 days a year, and features peer-led activities for adults with mental illness. The Drop-In Center offers a safe, inclusive environment for all people to learn and grow. Learn more.

View the October Calendar and Announcements.

Join us for our October Costume Party or our Halloween Event!

Participate in our four-week Self Esteem Group!

Please feel free to contact your Drop-In Team at 847-621-2040 ext. 117.

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Interested in understanding KYC’s scope of services? 
Check out our new one-page flyer for more information. 


Are you interested in joining our Communities for Positive Youth Development Coalition? See how you can support young people through evidence-based prevention programs: https://www.cpydcoalition.org/.


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