HelpSource Web closing January 31, 2015.

December 17. 2014 – After almost 20 years online, the HelpSource Web site will be closing at the end of January 2015.

Please see the Web sites of individual human services for searchable databases and downloadable directories.

For information on human services in Champaign County, please call 2-1-1 or visit .


Family Service First Call for Help closes

Family Service First Call for Help program closed effective July 18, 2014 due to a loss of program funding.

For information on human services in Champaign County, please call 2-1-1 or visit .

New Support Group Directory Now Available!

July 2013 — The print 2013-14 Support Group Directory, produced by the Self-Help Center at Family Service, lists over 200 support and self-help groups in Champaign and surrounding counties. The Support Group Directory provides descriptions and contact information for a wide variety of groups that are free of charge and address an array of issue areas such as parenting, addictions, physical and emotional abuse, mental health and health.  Please feel free to copy and disseminate as needed.

Download (PDF).

The Self-Help Center at Family Service also maintains this indexed listing of online .

Family Yellow Pages for Vermilion County, Illinois

May 2013 — The Family Yellow Pages is a directory of resources families in Vermilion County, Illinois, and is made available by the United Way of Danville Area, Inc. Success By 6&tm; program. It is provided to ensure that expecting families and those with very young children have an opportunity to receive the services they need.

The index of services includes: Abuse/Family Violence, After School Programs, Alcohol/Drug Treatment, Child Development/Education, Counseling/Mental Health, Education/Job Training, Emergencies/Hot Lines, Family Planning/Pregnancy, Food/Clothing/Housing, General Information about Community Programs, Libraries, Medical Facilities/Clinics, Non-Emergency Important Numbers, Parent/Guardian Resource & Assistance, Recreation/Activities, and Transportation.

Download the PDF of the .

For more information, call the United Way of Danville Area Community Help Line at 217-442-3512 or visit the website at . Thank you!

Community Media Directory Update

January 2013 — An updated version of the Community Media Directory, A Resource Listing of Print and Broadcast Media in and around Champaign County, Illinois, is now available for download as a printable PDF. Updated October 2012 by Carle Foundation Hospital.

The Community Media Directory provides detailed contact information for area media outlets and is designed for non-profits looking to place PSAs, community calendars items and other community announcements. It is provided as a community service and is not restricted in any way. Please feel free to copy and disseminate as needed.

Download (PDF).

HelpSource Mission
To provide East Central Illinois with a comprehensive, one-stop guide to online human services resources.