"C4 helped me stay strong during one of the most difficult periods of my life."

Graduate of Parenting Education Program

"Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all."

Former President Bill Clinton

"Inspite of my failures, I find that resilience is the key to succeeding"

-Melvaughn Thompson, Successful C4 Jobs Services Hire

I want to use my experience to help others who aren't as lucky as I was.

Judie I., C4 Consumer Advisory Board

"Art has enabled me to become an active participant in the richness of life."

-Elizabeth H., C4 Artist

" I want others with mental illness to be positive, to know that there is hope."

Corey Feulner, 22

News & Events

NEW Behavioral Health Consortium

C4 is proud to announce that on Monday, April 4, 2016, the Cook County Health and Hospital Systems (CCHHS), has rolled out a bold new initiative called The Behavioral Health Consortium-- a comprehensive program created to address community-based behavioral health care across the county, through its Medicaid health plan, CountyCare.

C4 and CountyCare

In May 2015, C4 announced that a partnership agreement with the Cook County Health and Hospital System has been made.  The agreement was specifically with the CountyCare program, which is the Cook County sponsored Medicaid health plan option.  Under this agreement, C4 serves as the Preferred Provider of behavioral health services to CountyCare participating members, for the entire Coo

Winter Gear Drive Going on Now

Celebrate the spirit of giving this holiday season by donating new or gently used coats, hats, scarves, gloves, boots or snowsuits for boys and girls.  All sizes from infant to teens are welcome and will be distributed to Community Counseling Centers of Chicago (C4) families in need. 

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Alexandra's Story


For Alexandra Cox*, having a job means more than money in the bank. When the 43-year-old was hired by a Levi's Store in March, it literally changed her whole life.

 

What to Expect When You Call Us

We want you to have a positive experience at C4.  The following information lets you know what you can expect from us and will help you get the most out of the services we provide. Of course, if you have questions along the way, please let us know - we're here to help.

Your First Appointment