The Choices Are Yours

Our growing number of services includes:
Individual and Group Therapy & Counseling
Expressive Art Therapy
Relapse Prevention
Psychological Evaluation
Wellness Strategies
Healthy Coping Strategies
Community Support Services
(services provided in your home
or local community)

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May 4th, we will be holding our first NRI Connection Openhouse. Join us for an afternoon of mingling and refreshments, informational seminars, as well as a Special Event Presentations from NRG and Waukegan Mayor Sam Cunningham. Questions? Email: cdunlap@nri1953.org ... See MoreSee Less

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Save the date! We are hosting an Open House here at the Killian Center February 23rd. Feel free to email cdunlap@nri1953.org with any questions you may have! ... See MoreSee Less

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 Joy – Mental
Health Monitor

Joy is a Facebook messenger app that monitors and tracks your mental health. Operated through Facebook messenger, Joy sends daily check-ins, asking how you feel and what you did that day. Read more about Joy here. 

Crisis Hotlines (click here to expand)

In the event of an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

Crisis Care Program, Lake County Health Department
Phone: 847-377-8088
Hours: 24/7

Suicide -Prevention Hotline
Phone: 1-800-273-Talk (8255)
Hours: 24/7

Suicide Prevention Text Line
Text Line: Text “Start” to 741-741
Hours: 24/7

Mental and Substance Use Disorder Hotline (SAMHSA)
1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Hours: 24/7

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE
Hours: 24/7

National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE
Hours: 24/7

 Would you like to learn more about our Behavioral Health Services?

E-Mailbhs@nri1953.org
P: (847) 731-5753
Fax: (847) 872-0037

In an emergency in which you or someone you know is suicidal, you should immediately call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, call 911, or go to a hospital emergency room. 

SOARR Provides Behavioral Health Services for People with I/DD.

SOARR is one of three organizations in Illinois, and the ONLY one in Lake County providing behavioral health services to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Click here to learn more.

SOARR Art Therapy Program

Providing both individual services and group classes, SOARR’s Art Therapy Program utilizes the creation of art as a vehicle for authentic self-expression.

The art therapist works with the artists as they explore the role that creative arts can have on developing personal empowerment, coping skills for life’s challenges, and finding fulfillment. Click here to learn more.

NorthPointe Artists Display Work at Forest and Found

The fine folks at Forest and Found graciously offered to display artwork created NorthPointe ART360 program participants in their store. The display offered Forest and Found shoppers the opportunity to experience the wonderful artwork of NorthPointe’s artists, as well as learn more about our organization and the featured artists. Click here to learn more about NorthPointe’s ART360 Program 

Stakeholder Satisfaction Survey 

NorthPointe family members, volunteers, program partners, donors, board members and vendors…. NorthPointe needs your help! We are seeking your input regarding our various programs, services, and staff in an effort to see where we are performing well, and where our organization can make improvements. Just click here to take our Stakeholder Satisfaction Survey. The survey can be completed in under five minutes, and all feedback is greatly appreciated. Thank you!