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Suicide prevention lifeline
Free and confidential support for people in distress, 24/7
Treatment referral and information, 24/7
Disaster Distress Helpline
Immediate crisis counseling related to disasters, 24/7
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Health Services Administration
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Support groups for those affected by suicide
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Face to face and online support groups directory searchable by state
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
NAMI Cook County North Suburban
Chicago Area Service Office/Area
Al-Anon & Al-ATeen
Maundy Thursday begins the Three Days (or Triduum), remembering the new commandment that Christ gave us in word and deed as he taught us how to love one another, washing our feet as a servant. We also celebrate the Lord’s Supper, remembering the meal Christ shared with his disciples before his death. Historically, this was the traditional day in...
Guidelines for Churches
from the Illinois Dept. of Public Health Social distancing, wearing face coverings, and other safety measures will be observed Please note: Carter-Westminster will not ask for reservations for in-person services at this time. Face masks are required, and extra safety measures such as taking temperatures will be in place. Worship services...
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...
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...