McHenry County Outreach

*As of November 11, 2020

  • Recovery coaching and case management services for individuals and families can take place in-person or virtually. Participants must wear a mask, which we can provide, and must have a temperature below 100 degrees. To request support, please reach out to Stefanie at 844.584.5254 x816 or Trisha at 844.584.5254 x817, or email at [email protected] or [email protected]
  • Transportation services have been a huge need across Chicagoland. We can now offer to transport participants in McHenry county to a recovery-oriented location (doctor’s office visit, counseling appointment, probation or parole meeting, etc.). Participants must wear a mask, which we can provide, and have a temperature below 100 degrees. To request a ride, please call 844-584-5254 x812 or email Stefanie at [email protected] or Trisha at [email protected]
  • Peer support group meetings will continue virtually for grief, and individual and family recovery. Please visit for updates. For questions, reach out to Michelle Kavouras at [email protected] or 844-582-5254 x807.


Funded in large part by the McHenry County Mental Health Board, this program was designed to come alongside the vast array of services and programs available across the county by providing harm reduction and recovery support services, including but not limited to:

  • SMART Recovery
  • NARCAN/Naloxone
  • Fentanyl test strips (and how to use them)
  • Resource linkage for treatment, recovery, and other services
  • Transportation to community services (doctor’s office visit, counseling appointment, probation or parole meeting, etc.)
  • Recovery coaching
  • Group education for local businesses and nonprofit organizations on overdose prevention, substance use, and harm reduction-related topics


Additional Resources



6:00 – 7:30 PM | SMART Recovery
Held Weekly:
Contact: Alex Mathiesen – 844.LV4.LALI (584.5254) x806