Heart of Illinois
United Way

Partner Agencies

Heart of Illinois 2-1-1 Information and Referral Line Ready for Calls in Central Illinois

Agency Tours and Speakers

Speakers are available from Heart of Illinois United Way agencies for your campaign. If you'd like to have a speaker from one of our member agencies, please call Pamela Biles at 309-674-5181, ext. 1226 and allow one week in advance for scheduling.

Member Agency Directory

For more information on our member agencies, please visit their websites.

Alzheimer's Association, Illinois Chapter
614 West Glen, Peoria, 309/681-1100
Advocacy, education and support services.

American Red Cross - Central Illinois Chapter
311 W. John Gwynn Jr. Peoria, 309/677-7272
Emergency services; health, safety, and disaster education.

Big Brothers Big Sisters, Heart of Illinois
1020 S. Matthew, Peoria, 309/637-1771
Mentoring programs for boys and girls.

Boy Scouts of America - W.D. Boyce Council
614 N.E. Madison, Peoria, 309/673-6136
Youth development and leadership programs.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Peoria, Inc.
806 E. Kansas, Peoria, 309/685-6007
Youth programs including tutoring and mentoring; family services.

G.W. Carver Association, Inc.
710 W. Percy Baker Jr. Ave., Peoria, 309/839-0722
Youth programs, adult and senior activities.

CASA of Peoria County
324 Main St., Peoria, (309) 669-2939
Court approved advocates place abused and neglected children in safe homes.

The Center for Prevention of Abuse
720 Joan Court, Peoria, 309/691-0551
Shelter, counseling and education services.

Center for Youth and Family Solutions
2610 W. Richwoods Blvd., Peoria, (309) 323-6600
Counseling, senior services, adoptions, foster care, youth programs.

Central Illinois FRIENDS of PWA, Inc.
120 NE Glen Oak, Ste 201, Peoria, 309/671-2144
Emergency services and support groups.

Children's Home Association of Illinois
2130 N. Knoxville, Peoria, 309/685-1047
Educational, community-based programs for youth and families; help line for mental illness or thoughts of suicide (1-800-837-HOPE).

Common Place
514 S. Shelley, Peoria, 309/674-3315
Youth programs, adult literacy, preschool and community programs.

Community Workshop and Training Center, Inc.
3215 N. University, Peoria, 309/686-3300
Specialized employment, vocational training and residential support.

Crittenton Centers
442 W. John Gwynn Jr., Peoria, 309/674-0105
Child development, crisis nursery and family support services.

Dream Center Peoria
714 Hamilton Blvd, Peoria, 309/676-3000
Basic human needs, youth development and community outreach for families.

Easterseals Central Illinois
507 E. Armstrong, Peoria, 309/686-1177
Programs for children with development delays or disabilities and their families.

1913 W. Townline, Peoria, 309/691-3800
Residential, employment and early intervention for people with disabilities.

330 S.W. Washington, Peoria, 309/676-2400
Family counseling, adoption services and youth programs.

Freedom House
440 Elm Place, Princeton, 815/872-0087
Services for victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Girl Scouts of Central Illinois
1103 W. Lake, Peoria, 309/688-8671
Youth programs.

Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois, Inc.
2319 E. War Memorial, Peoria, 309/682-1113
Employment, training, rehabilitation and services for veterans.

Greater Peoria Family YMCA
7000 N. Fleming, Peoria, 309/692-7631
Youth and adult fitness programs, mentoring and after school programs.

Habitat for Humanity, Greater Peoria Area
931 N. Douglas, Peoria, 309/676-6729
Affordable housing programs.

Heartland Health Services
2214 N. University, Peoria, 309/680-7600
Low-cost health services.

Hult Center for Healthy Living
5215 N. Knoxville, Peoria, 309/692-6650
Health education services.

Human Service Center
228 N.E. Jefferson, Peoria, 309/671-8000
Mental health, substance abuse, emergency and information and referral services.

Illinois Valley Center for Independent Living
18 Gunia, LaSalle, 815/224-3126
Advocacy and services for persons with disabilities.

Junior Achievement of Central Illinois
508 High Point Lane, East Peoria, 309/682-1800
Grade school and high school programs for work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills.

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
3000 W. Rohmann, West Peoria, 309/671-0300
Counseling services, foster care, adoption and homemaker services.

Neighborhood House Association
1020 S. Matthew, Peoria, 309/674-1131
Child care, after school programs, senior programs and home delivered meals.

OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois
530 N.E. Glen Oak, Peoria, 309/655-7171
Medical and behavioral health services.

Pearce Community Center
610 W. Cedar, Chillicothe, 309/274-4209
Social, recreational and athletic programs.

Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service
800 N.E. Madison, Peoria, 309/671-5200
Youth and adult programs, emergency services and employment programs.

Peoria Promise
1718 Sterling Ave., Peoria, 309/999-4022
Provides funding to eligible high school graduates living in the City of Peoria to pursue a college or vocational program.

Planned Parenthood Heart of Illinois
2709 N. Knoxville Avenue, Peoria 309/681-0350
Health services and community education.

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.
331 Fulton, Suite 600, Peoria, 309/674-9831
Legal services (civil) for low income individuals, families and senior citizens.

Saint Francis Community Clinic
320 E. Armstrong, Peoria, 309/624-9690
Health services for low-income individuals.

The Salvation Army
401 N.E. Adams, Peoria, 309/655-7220
Daycare, youth programs, emergency shelter, support and disaster services.

South Side Office of Concern
301 NE Jefferson, Peoria, 309/674-7310
Employment and residential services for special populations.

Tazewell County Resource Centers, Inc.
21310 IL Rt. 9, Tremont, 309/347-7148
Programs for people with disabilities (employment, housing); services for the visually impaired.

Tazwood Center for Wellness
3248 Vandever Ave., Pekin, 309/347-5522
Behavioral health treatment, addiction services, crisis response, school-based early intervention and peer support

Tri-County (Peoria) Urban League, Inc.
317 S. MacArthur, Peoria, 309/673-7474
Employment services, youth programs, daycare and computer classes.

We Care, Inc.
622 W. Jackson, Morton, 309/263-8357
Special transportation, home delivered meals, food pantry and senior programs.

Youth Service Bureau of Illinois Valley
1702 W. Peru, Princeton, 815/872-2119
Counseling, foster care, childcare, after school and community programs.

YWCA of Pekin
315 Buena Vista Ave., Pekin, 309/347-2104
Fitness, child care, adult literacy, health and community services