Toll-free access to all programs and services at JCFS Chicago at 855.275.5237.
In case of emergencies, call 911 or go to your nearest hospital emergency room.
To report the abuse or neglect of a child, please call the Illinois Child Abuse Hotline at 800.25.ABUSE. If you are out-of-state, please call 217.524.2606.
If you are a youth seeking immediate non-emergency support, please contact the DCFS Youth Hotline at 800.232.3798.
Do you have questions about our programs or services? Our Access Team includes three master-level clinicians who will connect you to the appropriate JCFS Chicago program or service, as well as complete a phone intake for those wishing to receive services.
Learn more about all that we offer—from counseling, psychological testing and assessment, special education, foster care, early childhood development and special education K-12, services for people with disabilities, Jewish community programs and much, much more.
Access team members are available from 9 am to 5 pm Mondays through Thursdays and 9 am to 4 pm Fridays. You can also schedule a phone appointment for a time that is convenient for you.
To speak to a knowledgeable member of the JCFS Chicago Access Team Monday through Friday during the hours listed above:
CALL our direct, toll-free number—855.275.5237 (855.ASK.JCFS)
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