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Access Services of Northern Illinois
12 Health Services Dr.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-7570
(815) 748-3291
Services:   provides an independent services coordinator for people with developmental disabilities

Children's Home & Aid Society
[Healthy Families Illinois Program]
Contact:   Margo Sutorius
1430 DeKalb Avenue
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 899-0137
Services:   assistance for expectant mothers & newborn, adoption, pregnancy & early parent counseling

Children's Learning Center
P.O. Box 531
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-3506
Services:   infant, toddler, preschool program, before & after school program, school holiday & summer program, 60% of children from low income families

Community Coordinated Child Care (4-C)
155 South Third Street - Suite 300
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 758-8149
Services:   resource & referral; financial assistance for child care; nursing service, parent education

DeKalb County Health Department
2550 N. Annie Glidden Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 758-6673
Services:   represents the community's overall interest in the matters relating to public health

DeKalb County Special Education Association
1600 E. Lincoln Hwy #D
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 758-0651
Services:   this is the special education cooperative serving DeKalb county children from birth to 21 years of age

DeKalb United Way
P.O. Box 311
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-7522
Services:   resource for persons needing services, fundraising for partner agencies, advocacy

Genesis House
350 Sycamore Rd.
Genoa, IL
(815) 784-5146
Services:   this is a residential program to further the independence of developmentally disabled persons 18 or older

Hope Haven
1145 Rushmore
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 758-3166
Services:   emergency food and shelter, short term housing, support services for homeless individuals and families, aftercare program; open 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m., Monday - Friday and open 24 hours on weekends

Open Closet
Seventh Day Adventist Church
300 E. Taylor St.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 758-1388
Services:   open Tuesday from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. and Thursday from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., emergency clothing program providing free clothing to DeKalb County residents who have need

Opportunity House
P.O. Box 301
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-5108
Services:   residential and training programs for people with developmental disabilities
Volunteers Needed:   

Prairie State Legal Services
201 Honston St. #200
Batavia, IL 60510
(630) 232-9415
(800) 942-4612
Services:   provides civil legal services to poor persons and elderly who are unable to afford private counsel

Safe Passage
PO Box 621
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-5228
Services:   24 hour crisis line, information and referral, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy,

Food Pantries & Stores

Country Store
621 E. Lincoln Hwy.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-2378
Services:   resale shop operated by the Family Service Agency Guild and staffed by volunteers
DeKalb Area Food Pantry
830 Grove St.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-4308
Services:   pantry is open 9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Mon - Fri and evening hours can be requested by calling
Kirkland Food Pantry
1st Lutheran Church
510 W. South St.
Kirkland, IL
(815) 522-3886
Services:   pantry is open the 1st Tuesday of each month
Sycamore Food Pantry
United Methodist Church
160 Johnson Ave.
Sycamore, IL
(815) 895-9113
Services:   open every Monday afternoon
Genoa Area Food Pantry
Foursquare Gospel Church
301 S. Sycamore St.
Genoa, IL
(815) 784-5427
Hinckley Area Food Pantry
St. Paul's UCC
Corner of McKinley & View
Hinckley, IL
(815) 286-3391
Services:   pantry is open the 3rd Saturday every month from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Sandwich Our Sharing Pantry
Fox Valley Older Adults Center
1406 Suydam Rd.
Sandwich, IL
(815) 786-9404
Services:   open the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month
The Thrift Store
The Salvation Army
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-4935
Services:   resale shop for clothes and some household goods

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