The Josselyn Center

Need Help Now?

If this is a medical emergency, call 911.

If the situation involves a threat of suicide, call the 24-hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255.

To make an appointment, call 847-441-5600, ext. 156 Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm and Saturday from 9 am – 2 pm.

Resources for First Responders and Medical Professionals

If you need help during a non-medical crisis, you can either:

Call our main number 24 hours a day, 847-441-5600. (After hours calls are automatically transferred to our After Hours Crisis Line)


Visit our Living Room, a calm, safe, place for adults to get support from trained peer counselors. Living Room services are a free a therapeutic alternative to the emergency room. You don’t need an appointment.

The Josselyn Center Living Room is funded by a grant from the Illinois Department of Human Services.

I came to a Josselyn Center conference in 2000. I was so impressed that I eventually joined the staff of Josselyn. I'm proud to continue the legacy of providing mental health services to clients, families and the community.

Susan Resko, President