SEL/Counseling Assignment Folder


March 2020:

SEL_ Diverse Learner Resources

Crisis Hotlines and Telehealth Crisis Phone Counseling 


Illinois Crisis and Referral Entry Services (CARES)- Medicaid/ Tarjeta Medica
Línea de Crisis de los Servicios de ingreso por Crisis y Referencia a Especialistas

For children and adolescents 0-21 y/o age experiencing a mental or behavioral emergency

Para niños y adolescentes 0-21 anos sintiendo una emergencia de salud mental o de comportamiento

National Suicide Prevention Hotline/ Línea Nacional de Ayuda para la Prevención de Suicidios

Call to speak to receive support via the talk only line or if feeling in crisis call the suicide prevention line / llame al linea de hablar para recibir apoyo por telefono o al linea de suicidio si tiene pensamientos suicida
800-273-TALK (8255)
800-784-SUICIDE (2433)

24 hours/day, 7 days/week

Crisis Text Line/ Línea de asistencia por Mensajes de Texto para Crisis
Text “HELLO” to 741741/ Mande el texto “HELLO” al 741741

24 hours/day, 7 days/week


Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline / Línea de Asistencia Nacional del Abuso de Niños
800-4ACHILD (422-4453)

National Domestic Violence Hotline / Linea de Asistencia Nacional de la Violencia Doméstica


TEXT “LOVEIS” to 22522/ Mande el texto “LOVEIS” al 22522

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Helpline /

Línea de Asistencia por teléfono 


M-F 9am-8pm; Sa/Su 9am-5pm  

BrightStar Community Outreach Trauma Counseling by phone / 

Línea de Asistencia para Trauma por teléfono con BrightStar Community Outreach


M,W,F 9am-6pm

Outpatient Counseling Resources

Advocate Illinois Masonic Behavioral Health Services 

(Accept some forms of the medical card)

938 W Nelson St, Chicago, IL 60657


Advocate Family Care Network (Commercial Insurance Only)

4700 W 95th St, Suite LL5

Oak Lawn, IL 60453


Barr Harris Grief Center (Grief Counseling)

Little Company of Mary Hospital — Evergreen Park
2800 W. 95th St. (at California)
Evergreen Park, IL 60805

(312) 922-7474, x310

Esperanza Clinic-Inside Marquette School
Servicios bilingues

6550 S. Richmond

Pilsen Wellness Center/ Servicios bilingues

(Accepts Medicaid/ Medical Card)
2015 W. Cermak Rd.

Mount Sinai Hospital

Under the Rainbow/Debajo del Arcoiris

Resources for Behavior Regulation and Social Skills

Do2learn provides thousands of free pages with social skills and behavioral regulation activities and guidance, learning songs and games, communication cards, academic material, and transition guides for employment and life skills.

Resources for Students with Speech Delays

Speech Sprouts Therapy

Home-Speech-Home - specific sounds in words, sentences, and paragraphs-

The Stuttering Foundation

Speech & Language Kids

Resources for Students with Autism

Autism Speaks/Autismo Habla

888-AUTISM2 (288-4762)

Espanol: 888-772-9050

Autism Clinic and TAP Training Center


1640 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Chicago, IL 60608


Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Pediatric Developmental Center

Formal Evaluation and Treatment of Children with Special Needs

3040 N Wilton Ave, Chicago, IL 60657


Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment and Services Center

Rush Hospital

(312) 942-0819

Westgate Building
1645 W. Jackson Blvd.
Suite 603
Chicago, IL 60612

Resources for Students with ADHD

Vision Screening Resources


8/19: PUNS Application Resources to Support Our Families and Students with Disabilities:

PUNS application

Brochure with guidelines about the PUNS application

Information about available resources from the Illinois Department of Human Services

Overview of the two agencies in Chicago where families can go to complete the PUNS application


Nursing Brochure


• Nov. 2018: ISBE Parent Letter Eng | Esp