Mental Health Recovery Rally Scheduled

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and each year Pioneer Center for Human Services helps raise awareness by hosting a Mental Health Recovery Rally.  The event will take place on Friday, May 30 from 12:00 – 2:00 pm at Pioneer Center for Community Mental Health, 4100 Veterans Parkway, McHenry. “The purpose of the Mental Health…

Register Now—5th Annual SleepOut for Shelter

For the past four years, SleepOut for Shelter has helped raise awareness and much-needed funds for homeless services through McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center for Human Services. Pioneer Center is pleased to announce that registration is now open for this year’s event at http://www.sleepoutforshelter.org. Living Waters Lutheran Church in Crystal Lake will…

We Have Moved!

We are proud to announce the opening of our new location on Veterans Parkway in McHenry.  Named Pioneer Center for Community Mental Health, this new location will be home to many of our adult, youth and adolescent behavioral health programs including some you may currently be enrolled in. What programs are moving? View a list…

Don’t Wait! RSVP Now for Holiday Book Review

The infamous Holiday Book Review benefiting Pioneer Center for Human Services is now accepting reservations!  Still days before formal invitations are mailed; the event has begun to receive inquiries on how to reserve seats and tables. “Year after year this event never ceases to amaze me.  Seats begin to sell before we even officially invite…

Talent at McHenry County PADS

By Sarah Mathe Homelessness can happen to anyone. Meet John, 38, who is originally from the Philippines. As a child, he learned how to draw by copying pictures from a phone book. Eight years ago, he received his visa and moved to Algonquin to live with his sister and her family. As time passed, the…