Protect the Future of Your Child With Special Needs

Pioneer Center for Human Services’ Family Connections Group is hosting a Special Needs Workshop on Thursday, November 9 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm.  The workshop, Life Planning for Your Child With Special Needs, is being presented in conjunction with Annette … Continued

Bullying in our Schools, It Happens Here

Every October, schools and organizations across the country join to raise awareness for National Bullying Prevention Month.  The goal: encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and cyberbullying by increasing awareness of the prevalence and impact of bullying on … Continued

Mental Health Board Features Pioneer Center This Month

Thank you to the McHenry County Mental Health Board for their continued support! …and for featuring Pioneer Center on their “Featured Funded Agencies” section of their website. Check it out!

Coasters for a Cause Fundraiser

Planning a trip to Great America?   Buy your discounted tickets—only $36 each—using the promo code “Pioneer” and Six Flags will donate $5 for every ticket you purchase. (Tickets valid on Sept 29, 30 and Oct 1 only)             … Continued

Direct Support Professionals Needed!

NOW HIRING! Will Train! As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) with Pioneer Center for Human Services you are making a difference in people’s lives every day.  You will be joining a team of compassionate, caring and trustworthy caregivers for individuals … Continued

McHenry County PADS Partners With The Monthly Bank

McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center, has partnered with The Monthly Bank to provide menstrual products for individuals who are homeless and utilizing PADS services. “Women experiencing homelessness face many challenges in their day-to-day lives. While food, shelter, … Continued

Pioneer Center Special Olympics Basketball Teams Win GOLD!

This past weekend, two Pioneer Center Special Olympics basketball teams won gold at the annual regional basketball tournament. In 2015, Pioneer Center fostered a new commitment to health and fitness by joining Special Olympics with basketball being the very first … Continued

Family Health Partnership Clinic Brings Healthcare to the Homeless

Family Health Partnership Clinic has partnered with McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center for Human Services, to bring basic healthcare services direct to individuals experiencing homelessness. Every Tuesday from 1:00 to 3:30 pm, a remote clinic opens its … Continued

Pioneer Center Announces New Board Chair and Vice-Chair

Pioneer Center announces that Dan McCaleb has been named Chairman of the Board of Directors.  McCaleb replaces Michael Moushey who retired from the Board in December 2016. McCaleb, Executive Editor for Shaw Media, first joined the Pioneer Center board in … Continued

16th Annual National Homeless Street and Shelter Count

The McHenry County Continuum of Care (CoC) for the Homeless will participate in the National Street and Shelter Point-in-Time Count on January 25, 2017. The McHenry County CoC is a group of representatives from area agencies, organizations and businesses that … Continued