Runaway & Homeless Youth (RHY)

Our services are available 24/7 and are FREE!

The Runaway and Homeless Youth Program’s goal is to keep runaway and homeless youth safe. We strive to identify the problems a youth and their family are facing and work towards reunification.

About Our Service

Who we help

  • Runaways
  • Homeless Youth
  • Families with concerns about their child’s unsafe behaviors

What we provide

  • Follow-up counseling
  • Emergency shelter
  • Meals
  • Transportation
  • Referrals for job placement or school placement

Our goals

  • Encourage family reunification and the resolution of intra-family problems through counseling and other services
  • Strengthen family relationships and encourage stable living conditions
  • Help youth become independent, self-confident individuals capable of good life decisions

Need Help Now?

Call us for help…815.344.1230.

After hours, call the McHenry County Crisis Hotline at 800.892.8900

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