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Domestic Violence

Call 911 immediately if you are being threatened.

Safe Place
24-Hour Help Line: 847.249.4450
Located in Lake County, Illinois
www.asafeplaceforhelp.org

Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Help Line: 217-789-2830
www.ilcadv.org

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Linea Nacional Sobre La Violencia Domestica

24-Hour Help Line: 800.799.7233
TTY: 800.787.3224
www.thehotline.org

Child Abuse

If you see a child being abused call 911 immediately.
Det. Wendell Russell is the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Advocate for Children.

Child Abuse Hotline & Illinois Department of Children and Family Services
800.25.ABUSE (800.252.2873)
TTY: 800.358.5117
www.state.il.us/dcfs

Sexual Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center
24-Hour Hotline: 847.872.7799
Office: 847.244.1187
www.zcenter.org

Teens

National Dating Abuse Helpline/Love is Respect
866.331.9474
TTY: 866.331.8453
www.loveisrespect.org

National Runaway Crisis Line
800.RUNAWAY (800.786.2929)

National Runaway Switchboard
For parents and runaways to leave messages
800.621.4000
TTY: 800.621.0394

That’s Not Cool
866.331.9474
TTY: 866.331.8453
www.thatsnotcool.com

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)
800.656.HOPE (4673)
www.rainn.org

Elder Abuse

Det. Russell and Tomassello are Lake County Sheriff’s Office Senior Advocates

Illinois Department on Aging
To report or discuss elder abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation:
800.252.8966
TTY: 888.206.1327
www.state.il.us/aging

Groups within the Department on Aging include:

  • B*SAFE (Bankers and Seniors Against Financial Exploitation)
  • Senior HelpLine Illinois
  • Elder Abuse Hotline: 866.800.1409
    TTY: 888.206.1327

Addiction

Lake County Health Department
http://health.lakecountyil.gov/Pages/Behavioral-Health.aspx

  • Addiction Treatment Program: 847.377.8200
  • Women’s Residential Services: 847.377.7950
  • Outpatient Substance Abuse Program: 847.377.8120

NICASA Headquarters
31979 N Fish Lake Road
Round Lake, IL 60073
847.546.6450
www.nicasa.org

Offices located in:

  • Waukegan: 847.244.4434
  • Buffalo Grove: 847.634.6422
  • Highland Park: 847.433.1303
  • Mundelein: 847.546.6450

Bridge House Residential Treatment
Waukegan: 847.662.4124

Judy Fried Center
North Chicago: 847.785.8660

Gateway Foundation
25480 W. Cedarcrest Lane
Lake Villa, IL 60046
877.505.4673
Fax: 847.356.3033
http://recovergateway.org/

Live4Lali - Drug Awareness, Education and Overdose Prevention
www.live4lali.org

Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists (AAIM)
847.240.0027
www.aaim1.org

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
(877) ASK-MADD (877- 275-6233)
www.madd.org

Addiction Assistance for Parents, Teens and Educators

The Partnership at Drugfree.org
855.DRUGFREE
www.drugfree.org

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
24-Hour Treatment Referral Hotline: 800.662.HELP (4357)
Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800.273.TALK (8255)

National Institute on Drug Abuse
301.443.1124
www.drugabuse.gov

Identity Theft

Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Consumer Protection
877.ID.THEFT (877.438.4338)
TTY: 866.653.4261
www.consumer.gov/idtheft

Identity Theft Hotline
866.999.5630
TTY: 877.844.5461
www.illinoisattorneygeneral.gov/consumers


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