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Resources

Suicide prevention lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Free and confidential support for people in distress, 24/7

 

National Helpline

1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Treatment referral and information, 24/7

 

Disaster Distress Helpline

1-800-985-5990

Immediate crisis counseling related to disasters, 24/7

 

SAMHSA –

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Health Services Administration

https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/

 

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

https://afsp.org/
Support groups for those affected by suicide

 

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Face to face and online support groups directory searchable by state

www.dbsalliance.org/

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI Chicago

www.NAMIChicago.org

(312) 563-0445

NAMI Cook County North Suburban

https://namiccns.org
(847) 716-2252

 

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

Chicago Area Service Office/Area

www.chicagoaa.org/
(312) 346-1475

 

Al-Anon & Al-ATeen

www.niafg.org/

 (312) 850-0949

Families Anonymous (FA)

www.familiesanonymous.org

 

News

Introducing C-W’s Bridge Pastor

Introducing C-W’s Bridge Pastor

Hi! I’m Bill (William J.) Ingersoll and I began my ministry among you as your Bridge Pastor on Tuesday, September 15t, 2020. I am excited to begin my work with you as we seek together to follow our Lord Jesus Christ. I look forward to getting to meet and hear about you and those dear to you, though there will be too little of that in-person...

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The Kay Samuels Lending Closet

The Kay Samuels Lending Closet

A Ministry of Mercy For Our Community Many people do not realize that Carter-Westminster United Presbyterian Church (C-WUPC) has a lending closet with medical equipment such as canes, walkers, commodes, shower benches, crutches and wheelchairs to provide for families in need. This durable medical equipment is loaned free of charge to anyone who...

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