The Village of Niles operates Niles Family Services to provide mental health counseling and therapy to residents.…More Fees are determined on a sliding scale. No Niles resident is denied services because of an inability to pay.
Many of the clients are children or families referred by local school districts or the police department. Seth Knobel, the director, says the police department credits Niles Family Services with helping a number of families resolve problems and staving off potential trouble, whether that be domestic disputes, young people acting out or other unhealthy behaviors.
Niles Family Services shares the same building as the Niles Fitness Center in Civic Center Plaza, on the southeast corner of Waukegan Road and Oakton Street. To find the entrance to Niles Family Services (as well as the Niles Senior Center), drive around the back of the building. There is a driveway with a gate, and the gate lifts automatically when its sensor detects a vehicle.
Niles Family Services also provides an emergency food pantry.
Residents come here to work out marital issues, parenting issues, family disputes, job loss, aging issues, bereavement and more.
Funded by the Illinois Department on Aging, Metropolitan Asian Family Services provides adult day services to people…More age 60-plus. It is geared to meeting the needs of Asian Americans and immigrants, and most of its clientele was born in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh or Bosnia. In addition to adult day services, it offers two other primary services: the Community Care program, which sends helpers to seniors' homes to assist them with the tasks of daily living; and the general help program, which provides computer classes, citizenship information, help with filling out forms and documents, etc. MAFS has vans to pick seniors up or to deliver services to their homes. About 40-45 people come for adult day care each week, and they have access to fitness machines and a hot lunch.
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