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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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

January's CPYD Coalition Meeting will feature Live4Lali

Snow Warning
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Important Weather Update: January 19th Planned Early Closure

Mlk Day 2019
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Closure

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.

January at the Drop-In: January 2019 Calendar and Announcements
January 26th: Flyer For Friends And Family Day Movie: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

February at the Drop-In: February 2019 Calendar and Announcements
February 23rd: Friends and Family Day Movie: Matchstick Men

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 one-page flyer in English or Spanish 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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