Through an individualized, holistic, and multi-year commitment, College Bound empowers promising students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds to achieve bachelor’s degrees and fulfilling careers.
A Safe Place is the sole provider of services exclusively addressing domestic violence in Lake County, Illinois. Through multi-faceted programs it assists victims in transforming their lives after domestic violence, prevent future abuse by addressing its root cause through abuser intervention programs, and educate the community about domestic violence and how we can all be involved in its end.
The AAA Crisis Pregnancy Center of Operation Blessing has served this area for over 27 years in helping to meet the needs of women and families with young children and pregnancy related issues, whether planned or unplanned. For those facing an unplanned pregnancy, we offer a listening ear, accurate and complete information on all options in pregnancy. We value the importance of providing a pressure free environment for women. However, we do not perform or refer for abortion. We offer: Confidential non-pressured peer counseling Free pregnancy testing Free ultrasounds (appt. only)
AASY Action is a non-profit organization providing a range of charitable services, including yoga classes for groups of individuals who are HIV positive, residents of housing established for homeless individuals, victims of domestic violence, and individuals recovering from substance abuse.