Youth Community Support Services

Youth Community Support Services

Individual Support to Children and Adolescents

The Will county Health Department Community Support (Respite) Program provides support services to children and adolescents living within Will County with diagnoses of an emotional disturbance. Community Support services provide one-to-one therapeutic support to assist in improving functioning within the child’s immediate community. Treatment goals would involve improved interpersonal communication, improved peer and sibling relationships and working on behavior modification.

Services Provided

Therapeutic Services and Treatment Goals

Community Support Services. provides individual therapeutic services in the community that address the treatment goals that have been determined by the consumer, the consumer’s family and the consumer’s therapist.

Eligibility and Admission

Admission into the Community Support Services Program

To be eligible for C.S.S. the consumer MUST be a client of the Will County Health Department Division of Behavioral Services. If the therapist determines that C.S.S. would benefit the consumer, the consumer may be referred by his/her therapist after receiving six (6) months of continuous service.
Programs & Services