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Crisis Intervention Services

Crisis Intervention Services

Alternatives, Inc.

Crisis intervention services for youth ages 11-17.

Services Offered

Family Intervention • Crisis Intervention


Crisis team members respond immediately to handle the most pressing issues of health and safety, shelter and care. In the days following intervention, therapists continue to work intensively with the youth and family members to address the complex issues that have placed the youth at risk for harm and which instigated the crisis situation. Family Intervention staff also provide broad and extensive counseling and case management services, transportation, and temporary housing.


241 E. 57th St., Chicago, IL 60637 41.7910838 -87.6192836

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


-For residents of Armour Square, Avalon Park, Burnside, Chatham, Douglas, Edgewater, Fuller Park, Grand Boulevard, Greater Grand Crossing, Hyde Park, Kenwood, Lake View, Lincoln Square, Loop, Near South Side, North Center, Oakland, Uptown, Rogers Park, South Shore, Washington Park, West Ridge and Woodlawn.


  • This service is free


  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Call 773-506-7474 for an eligibility screening and to schedule an appointment.

Other Locations

Uptown Center
Program Phone: (773) 506-7474
4730 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60640
Washington Park Center
Program Phone: (773) 506-7474
241 E. 57th St.
Chicago, IL 60637