In honor of the life of Stephen T. Sexton, and the work of the Sexton family in funding programs for suicide awareness and prevention, including Maryville's Sexton Institute, the Illinois Senate has declared June 13, 2018 Suicide Awareness Day in Illinois.
The Maryville Crisis Nursery provides free short-term care for children of families who are experiencing a severe disruptive crisis or a family emergency. Call our 24-Hour Helpline at 773-205-3637.
Maryville's Jen School in Des Plaines provides integrated therapeutic and educational services to students ages 12 to 21 with emotional, behavioral and learning disabilities. Go to www.jenschool.org to learn more.
The Maryville Crisis Nursery hosts evening Parent Cafes in English and Spanish. Other support programs for children and parents are available. Call 773-205-3637 for information.
Founded in Chicago in 1930, the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) sponsors athletic and after-school programs for children throughout the year. Maryville CYO is offering expanded programs this summer for children in the West Garfield Park and Austin neighborhoods of Chicago.