Please note these valuable resources 

available to the community in time of need: 



Call 1-800-222-1222 or Get Help Online ​

P R E S E N T A T I O N S . . .    

Take the Survey online here.


Downloadthe Survey and mail it;

Glenview Northbrook Coalition for Youth

3801 West Lake Street

​Glenview, IL   60026

Empowering our youth to live safe, drug and alcohol-free lives through family and community partnership.

C O M M U N I T Y  R E S O U R C E S

F A M I L I E S   A R E   F A C I N G   U N P R E C E D E N T E D

C H A L L E N G E S   D U E   T O   C I R C U M S T A N C E S

S U R R O U N D I N G   C O V I D - 1 9.

In response, The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids invites you to join their free online support community for parents and caregivers who may have children experimenting

with, or dependent on, substances. 

H O W   T O :  t a l k  t o  y o u r  k i d s

a b o u t  d r u g s  &  a l c o h o l

Webinar Link


H O W   T O   J O I N

Gatherings are an hour long and take place weekly using Zoom (a free videoconferencing service available for downloading on your computer or smartphone; allow extra time to install before joining your first meeting). You are welcome to join any meeting, although specified gatherings are intended to offer insight more tailored to the age of your child.

Please register before attending your first gathering. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation that includes the Zoom meeting link. We suggest logging on 10 minutes prior to the start of the meeting for a simple tutorial on using Zoom. 

Mondays, 7pm ET / 4pm PT
All Parents & Caregivers

Tuesdays, 7pm ET / 4pm PT
Focus on Parents & Caregivers of Adult Children

H A V E   Y O U   T H O U G H T   O F   A  

B A C K U P   P L A N   F O R   Y O U R   C H  I L D ?

I N  T H E  N E W S . . . 

GNCY hosted a webinar on Adolescent Depression with experts from Rogers Behavioral Health; Paula Young, Clinical Director, and Julia McAndrews, Marriage & Family Therapist.

They addressed:

•what depression is

•warning signs among teens

•how to approach your teen with depression

•what is Behavioral Action and how does it help knowing

when it is time to get help. 

Webinar link: Adolescent Depression

​​C R I S I S   H O T L I N E S ​  

L I N K    A V A I L A B L E   B E L O W  FOR  G N C Y 'S

W E B I N A R  F R O M  N O V E M B E R 2 0 T H , 2 0 2 0 

S O C I A L  M E D I A  &  Y O U R  T E E N

​​​​​Webinar Link:  Social Media & Your Teen

GNCY hosted the webinar on Friday, November 20th, 2020
where Brandon DeJong, PhD, spoke about social media and

the brain - both the benefits and risks.

Brandon DeJong, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and clinical supervisor at Rogers Behavioral Health in Hinsdale. Dr. DeJong trains and supervises behavioral specialists and therapists who work in partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient levels of care. His clinical focus is on treating anxiety disorders. Dr. DeJong has presented at ADAA and frequently in his community on the diagnosis and treatment of anxiety and OC-spectrum disorders

W H A T  I S   A D O L E S C E N T   D E P R E S S I O N ?​

Maybe this will work for you and your teen

AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital Hoffman Estates


​​​Children's Advocacy Center

Compass Health Center

​​Erika's Lighthouse

​​Family Institute of Northwestern University

​​​Family Service Center

Highland Park Hospital


Crisis Intervention for Teenagers


Haven Emergency Shelter and Support Service for Youth

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Harbour


Contact us ​

Wednesdays, 8pm ET / 5pm PT
Focus on Parents & Caregivers of Teen Children

Saturdays, 12pm ET / 9am PT
All Parents & Caregivers


POISON CONTROL Call 1-800-222-1222 or Get Help Online 

Jewish Child and Family Services

Josselyn Center for Mental Health


​Lutheran General Hospital

​​​Northwest Community Hospital

Peer Services

Rosecrance Healthcare Network

​Youth Services of Glenview/Northbrook