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Garden of Prayer Youth Center

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Administrative Office
657 East Court Street Suite 200
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.933.2493
Fax: 815-933-2494
TDD Phone: 815-401-0105
  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Residential Services
16424 East State Route 114
Momence, IL 60954
Phone: 815.933.2493
Website: www.gopyouthcenter.org
  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Jordan Community Center
1432 South Fourth Avenue
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.9332493
  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Early Education
381 South Fourth Avenue
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815-933-2493
  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Safe Haven
101 South Division Street
Aroma Park, IL 60901
Phone: 815-933-2493
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: After School Programs
Description: Our goal is to develop girls and boys into young women and men with active and creative minds; a sense of understanding and compassion for others. We stress the total development of each child; spiritual, intellectual, social, and physical.

Our S.E.F.E. Afterschool Program is currently providing tutoring and life skills to youth 5-14 years of age, before and after school at the Safe Haven!

During the summer months, our S.A.F.E. Summer Camp provides eight (8) weeks of educational, recreational and spiritual support for children ages 5 years to 14 years of age. Participants receive 3 meals each day and go on fun and educational field trips twice a week.
Phone: 815.472.4937
Ages Served: 5-14

Service/program name: My Second Home Foster Care Program
Description: Our therapeutic foster care programs provide a home away from home for DCFS youth in care. We provide youth with a loving home and prepare them for their future. Our Specialized Foster Care Program (SPEC) provides intensive therapeutic, educational, recreational, and placement services for youth that have experienced trauma. Our Emergency Foster Care Program (EFC) provides therapeutic and placement services for homeless youth and children and adolescents that are being transitioned into DCFS custody.
Phone: 815.472.4937

Service/program name: Early Education Programs
Description: Hosted at 2 locations: 381 South Fourth Avenue (Kankakee) & the Safe Haven facility - 101 South Division Street (Aroma Park)

Our goal is to provide children (6 weeks to 5 years) with educational and developmental support that lay a foundation for life-long learning. We provide safe and developmentally enriched caregiving and education that promotes the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of infants, toddlers and preschoolers, and prepares them for future growth and development.
Ages Served: 0-5

Service/program name: HOPE Outpatient Behavioral Health Program
Description: Located out of the Jordan Community Center: 1432 South Fourth Avenue (Kankakee)

HOPE is a community based behavioral health program which provides services children ages 5 years into adulthood. We strive to improve the overall mental and emotional well-being of individuals and families.
Website: www.gopyouthcenter.org/clinical-services/outpatient-program/

Service/program name: Residential Services
Description: Located out of: 16424 East State Route 114 (Momence)

The purpose of this program is to provide a safe, 24-hour supervised housing for delinquent and at-risk youth ages 15-18 while providing them with access to education and other ancillary services. (Service Area: Kankakee, Will, Iroquois, and Cook counties)
Ages Served: 15-18
  General Information:
Description: Provides year round structured educational and recreational programs and activities that enhance personal development, dignity, pride, self-esteem, and self-worth.
Agency Type: Non-profit
Territory/Geographical area: Kankakee & Iroquois Counties

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
Email: kan-i-help.org