Empowering Minds, Transforming Lives

Find the Help You Need in McHenry County

Mental Health Emergency?
Call McHenry County Crisis Line 1-800-892-8900

Have a Question?
Request information about services and get a call from MHB Staff.

Upcoming Events

ACE Interface Training – Virtual

August 11 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Network Council

August 22 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

MHB Regular Board Meeting

August 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Help is a Tap Away

MCHelp is a free anonymous app that allows you to confidentially text or talk to a licensed mental health counselor.  Trained counselors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Available for Apple and Android devices May 15, 2021


The McHenry County Mental Health Board is here for you.

Our goal is to provide leadership to ensure the prevention and treatment of mental illness, developmental disabilities and substance abuse by identifying, planning, coordinating, fostering development, and contracting for quality services for all citizens of McHenry County, Illinois.

Learn More About Us

Watch this video to learn more about The McHenry County Mental Health Board.

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Pandemic took a toll on teen mental health, US study says

March 31st, 2022|

Pandemic took a toll on teen mental health, US study says | ABC News | March 31, 2022 NEW YORK -- More than 4 in 10 U.S. high school students said they felt persistently sad or hopeless during the pandemic, according to government findings released Thursday. Several medical groups have [...]

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