10 South Emerson, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 | 847/253-5675

Social Services

The Mount Prospect Human Services Dept. provides access to a number of social services and can also help residents navigate the services offered by other agencies. The Human Services Dept. can be reached at:  847-870-5680.

Wheeling Township
(Boundaries: Lake Cook Rd./North Central Rd./South Des Plaines River/East – Wilke Rd./West)
1616 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL
847/259-7730 (TTY 847/259-8048)
Elk Grove Township
(Boundaries:  Central Rd./North Devon Ave./South Mt. Prospect Rd./East Rohlwing Rd./West)
2400 S. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Hts., IL 60005
847/437-0300 (TTY 847/437-4048)
Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County (CEDA)
CEDA Northwest Help Center
1300 W. Northwest Hwy.
Mt. Prospect, IL  60056
The mission of CEDA Northwest is to work in partnership with communities to empower families and individuals to achieve self-sufficiency and improve their quality of life. CEDA provides assistance with housing, employment, child-care, education etc.
Community Education Twp. Dist. 214
(ESL, Women’s Center,  Agency Referrals, GED,  etc.)
2121 S. Goebbert Road
Arlington Hts., IL  60005
ESL – 847/718-7725
Women’s Center – 847/718-7722

Domestic Violence

Illinois Domestic Violence 24-hour Help Line
National Domestic Violence Hotline
24-hour crisis hotline:
Life-Span/Des Plaines Office/M-F 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For assistance with Domestic Violence issues/court orders, counseling etc. Services are available in English, Spanish and Polish and other translators are available if needed.
847/824-0189 (TTY – TDD)

Food Pantries

Mt. Prospect Village Hall  
Elk Grove Twp. Food Pantry
CEDA Northwest
St. Alphonsus Liguori Parish
Des Plaines Self-Help Closet

Medical Clinics

Walgreen’s/Take Care Walk-In Health Clinic
(Insurance, Medicare, Medicaid accepted: Average cash cost is $59-74)
1701 Kensington (Kensington & Wolf)
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
The Clinic at Walmart
Mount Prospect Plaza
Rand rd. & Central
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Affordable walk-in care; open seven days/week.
ACCESS Genesis Center of Health and Empowerment
1 N. Broadway
Des Plaines, IL 60016
All patients are welcome regardless of the ability to pay. Also accepts All-Kids, Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance plans.
Alexian Brothers Immediate Care Facility
(Cost is comparable to an ER visit at a hospital)
1060 S. Elmhurst Rd.
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
Health Trust Immediate Medical Care
342 S. Milwaukee Ave. Wheeling, IL 60090
(Spanish and Polish)