LifeTree International Film Fest

Join LifeTree Cafe for this one-of-a-kind event, showcasing films that celebrate life with stories that make us laugh, cry, expand our understanding, give us hope, or cause us to think. A complimentary dessert bar, including movie popcorn and candy, will be a highlight of the evening.  Proceeds will benefit the Pioneer Center and people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.…

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…

Recently, CNN published the results of a year-long investigation about charities…

Recently, CNN published the results of a year-long investigation to identify America’s worst charities. The article can be viewed at: http://www.cnn.com/2013/06/13/us/worst-charities/index.html?hpt=hp_c2. After reading this article, I took the opportunity to compare Pioneer Center for Human Service’s practices with those charities in the article that are wasteful and bad stewards of their investors’ resources. The article…