A temporary emergency shelter for newborns through age six
Do you need 24-hour crisis child care, a referral or help?
Call our 24-Hour Helpline at (773) 205-3637.
To make a donation to the Crisis Nursery, or any of Maryville’s programs, click here.
The Maryville Crisis Nursery provides short-term care for children of families who are experiencing a severe disruptive crisis and/or are challenged with an urgent family matter. Children ages newborn through six years are provided with round-the-clock child care, up to 72 hours a stay, in a safe and nurturing environment designed to protect them from experiences and environments that could harm them. Families may utilize the Maryville Crisis Nursery up to 30 days in a rolling calendar year.
The Maryville Crisis Nursery provides families with immediate support, counseling, and referrals to community resources for extended services. The quality services provided to both the children and families in need are FREE. The Maryville Crisis Nursery is one of six crisis nurseries located in Illinois, and is the only Crisis Nursery located in the Chicago area.
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Maryville Crisis Nursery
4015 N. Oak Park Ave. Bldg. B (click here for map and directions)
Chicago, IL 60634
Phone (773) 205-3600
Fax (773) 205-3633
Program Director • Amy Kendal-Lynch, M.S.
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