Expanded Child & Family Therapy Services Opens in Woodstock

Pioneer Center provides a wealth of benefits to the McHenry community and the surrounding area.  In addition to helping people experiencing homelessness and providing services for individuals with a developmental disability, Pioneer Center offers behavioral health services. Our youth services … Continued

Drop-In Services Provide Respite for Caregivers

While being a caregiver for a developmentally disabled person is rewarding, it’s a role that may only provide short breaks, if any at all.  Sometimes caregivers need time to themselves to recharge, or to run errands and take care of … Continued

Our “Me Program” Is Famous — watch our new video!

The Me Program, a part of our developmental disability services, was the focus of a recently created video that takes a quick glimpse into what goes on in this unique program. Check it out! 

Two New Events to Benefit Pioneer Center

We are excited to be hosting two brand new events in the coming months… On March 3, we will be having a fun-filled Get Your Game On…BINGO Night at Galati’s Hideaway in Cary.  Tickets for this event are $20 and come … Continued

Pioneer Center Joins Newman’s Own Foundation $500K Holiday Challenge

Help Pioneer Center win $150,000 by donating to its CrowdRise campaign Pioneer Center for Human Services has joined the Newman’s Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge, a fundraising competition on CrowdRise, the largest crowdfunding platform for good. Newman’s Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge … Continued

Pancakes, Pizza and Pasta for Pioneer Center

Both the McHenry Moose Lodge and Polish Legion of American Veterans will be hosting a 12-hour fundraiser to benefit Pioneer Center on Saturday, November 4. At both locations you can find pancakes, pizza and pasta from 8:00 am to 8:00 … Continued

Pioneer Center’s Me Program Ribbon Cutting on Monday

Pioneer Center has transformed and updated its Me Program for individuals with developmental disabilities to have a greater focus on community inclusion and is officially launching its grand reopening off the Woodstock Square on October 30 at 12:00 pm with … Continued

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!