RESOURCES

Helping the community find safe and affirming providers to meet LGBTQ+ specific needs.

National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

If you or someone you know is in immediate crisis, dial 988 for 24/7 access to free and confidential support.

General Resources

https://www.thelistforus.com

Therapists

Andrea Bercos

Grayslake
224-424-9934

Susan DeLuca

Buffalo Grove
847-309-0393
www.arborcounselingcenter.com

Gray Matter Therapy

175, E Hawthorn Pkwy Ste 155, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
815-862-8837

Ariel Groner

Sunny Days Therapy & Consulting
www.sunnydayspsychotherapy.com
224-592-5556

Sara Luce

Across the Spectrum Counseling
www.acrossthespectrumcounseling.com
(224) 426-7841

Cindy McKnight

Libertyville, Gurnee, Buffalo Grove
224-424-4194

Megan Medina

Buffalo Grove
224-575-5541
oakpointcounseling.com

Lyn Moosman

1590 S Milwaukee Ave Ste 210, Libertyville, IL 60048
847-977-8235

Jenni Nierstheimer, PsyD, RN

Northshore Medical Group
847-425-6400

Jean Odwazny

Highland Park
847-363-3665

Kyle Parmelee

Libertyville
847-348-9501
www.broadreachcounseling.com

Aimee Rodolff

Libertyville
847-220-4877

Megan Sayre

Libertyville
847-309-7316
www.sayrecounseling.com

Simply Bee Counseling

Vernon Hills & Northbrook
866-875-3677
www.simplybeecounseling.net

Einav Tivers

Long Grove
224-286-4567
einavtivers.com

Lake County LGBTQ+ Services

Haven For Youth

Employment Services
900 North Shore Drive, Suite 185
Lake Bluff, IL 60044
224-436-8002
[email protected]

A Safe Place

Domestic Violence / Human Traffiking
2710 17th St Suite 100
Zion, IL 60099
847-731-7165
www.asafeplaceforhelp.org

Lake County Health Department: Gender Health Services

The LCHD Gender Health Services program offers comprehensive healthcare including access to hormone replacement therapy, surgery navigation, and health navigation.
Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30
Room 1132
2400 Belvidere Rd
Waukegan IL 60085
847-377-8450
[email protected]
Gender Health Services | Lake County, IL (lakecountyil.gov)

Zacharias Center

Sexual Violence
4275 Old Grand Ave
Gurnee, IL 60031
847-872-7799
www.zcenter.org

United Way of Lake County – 211

Free, confidential referral line for help with housing, food, health care, education, mental health, financial aid, transportation and more.

Call 2-1-1 or visit https://211lakecounty.org/

Rosalind-Franklin University ICC Health Clinic

Free, confidential adult LGBTQ+ affirming therapy and letters of support for medical and surgical transition. Virtual and in-person options available.

847-578-8501
[email protected]

Planned Parenthood

STI Testing, Transgender Affirming Care
1601 N Lewis Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
847-672-2237

CYN Counseling Center

Mental Health Provider
18640 W. Route 120,
Grayslake, IL 60030
847-548-6040

Support Groups

LGBTQ Center Lake County – FLOQ

For All LGBTQ+ 18+
Mondays, 7:00-8:30pm
Joy! Lutheran Church
Gurnee, IL 60031
224-419-4095
[email protected]

PFLAG Grayslake/Round Lake

All Ages
2nd Wednesday of the Month
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate
783 Barron Boulevard
Grayslake, IL 60030

TGNC / Dragonflies Support Group

A social support group for transgender & gender diverse adults.
1st & 3rd Tuesday of the Month
Basement Conference Room
2400 Belvidere Rd
Waukegan IL 60085
847-377-8450
[email protected]
Gender Health Services | Lake County, IL (lakecountyil.gov)

National Support and Help Lines

The Trevor Helpline

1-866-4UTREVOR
www.thetrevorproject.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255
www.988lifeline.org

National Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-4-A-CHILD
www.childhelp.org

Trans Lifeline US

877-565-8860
www.translifeline.org

National Runaway Switchboard

1-800-RUNAWAY/1-800-786-2929
www.1800runaway.org

RAINN – Rape Abuse & Incest National Network

1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
www.rainn.org

LGBT National Youth Talkline

1-800-246-7743
www.glbthotline.org/talkline.html

National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
www.thehotline.org