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Brighton Park Initiative

Brighton Park Initiative

SGA Youth & Family Services

Supportive services for Chicago's West region.

Services Offered

Mentoring • College Readiness • Workforce Development • Drop-Out Prevention • Relationships • Youth • Employment • Health • Education • Pregnancy Prevention • Financial Literacy • Families • Teens • Reentry • Substance Use

Description

SGA Youth & Family Services' Brighton Park Initiative provides Early Childhood, Student Support, Youth Justice, and Family and Community services for families in the Brighton Park area. Programs include:

-Early childhood education and school readiness for children ages 0-5 through Head Start, Early Head Start, and Early Advantage
-Parent education and family life skills
-Teen pregnancy prevention
-After school programs for youth
-College readiness
-Academic mentoring and counseling
-Substance use, bullying, and violence prevention programs for youth
-Drop out prevention
-Juvenile re-entry
-Health education
-Financial literacy
-Workforce development and youth employment
-Nutrition education
-Assistance transitioning to special education services for children with special needs

Transportation assistance may be available within a few milles of the center.

Location

11 E. Adams St., Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60603 41.879323 -87.6272554

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Eligibility

-For ages 0-24.
-For those who live or work in Brighton Park and surrounding neighborhoods.
-Income restrictions apply for Head Start programs. No one will be turned down for early childhood services, although a wait list may apply.

    Age

  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted
  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Call 773-321-9232 for an initial screening and to schedule an intake appointment. Please be prepared to provide the following at intake:

-Proof of household income
-Name and contact information for your primary care provider/medical home
-Family composition (e.g., number and ages of children)

Additional documentation may be needed depending on the service(s) requested. Please inquire when calling.

Other Locations

SGA Youth & Family Services
Program Phone: (773) 321-9232
11 E. Adams St., Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60603
SGA Youth & Family Services- Brighton Park
Program Phone: (773) 321-9232
3152 W. 47th St.
Chicago, IL 60632