Welcome parents – this portion of the website is designed just for YOU! We have helpful information to learn more about participating in Y.O.U. and other resources that may come in handy. Please take a look around. As always, we’re thrilled to hear directly from you, so please feel free to contact us at the numbers below.  


We are always excited to speak with parents! Below are contacts for the different services you may be interested in. All of our services are entirely free. Click here for a list of our Afterschool Program Managers and their contact information.

Afterschool Programs
Megan Orleans
847-866-1200 ext. 241

24-Hour Crisis Intervention
Call 847-866-1200 ext. 1 to page the staff member on call

Individual and Family Counseling
Melody Rose
847-866-1201 x. 327

Rebecca Moore
847-866-1200 ext. 233

Additional Resources

We know many families are struggling to make ends meet in this economic downturn. Through our programs, we provide youth with school supplies, food, and other basic services. We also realize that your family may have unmet needs. Fortunately, there are many wonderful organizations in Evanston and Skokie that can help. We are glad to help you connect with these organizations; simply contact us using the information listed above. In addition, below are links to lists of Evanston organizations that can help with:


Food Assistance

Social Services

Women’s Health

Legal Services

Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Privacy Practices