Kankakee County Center Against Sexual Assault (KC-CASA)

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 1440 West Court Street
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.932.7273 Crisis Line: 815.932.3322
Fax: 815.932.7298
TDD Phone: 815.932.7273
Email: kccasa@kc-casa.org
Website: www.kc-casa.org
  Agency Contact Information:
Address: Iroquois Sexual Assault Services
550 South 10th Street; PO Box 66
Watseka, IL 60970
Phone: 815.432.2779 Crisis Line: 815.432.0420
Email: kccasa@kc-casa.org
Website: www.kc-casa.org
Contact Person:

Tracey Noe - Director

  Service Profile:
Service/program name: 24-Hour Crisis Hotline
Description: Specially trained staff and volunteers are available 24-hours a day/365 days a year to provide support, information, empathy and referrals. The crisis line is also utilized by local area hospitals and law enforcement to contact a KC-CASA Advocate to support a victim of sexual violence through the hospital or police experience.
Phone: 815.932.7273
Website: www.kc-casa.org

Service/program name: Community Education
Description: Sexual Violence Awareness programs provide information on the facts, statistics and effects of sexual assault, sexual abuse, incest and sexual harassment. Prevention and safety tips are included in each presentation. Presentations are age and developmentally appropriate for children and can be tailored to fit the specific needs of any audience.
Phone: 815.932.7273
Website: www.kc-casa.org

Service/program name: Counseling
Description: Counselors and therapists are available for adults and children who are survivors of sexual assault, sexual abuse and sexual harassment. Counseling is also available for family members and significant others. Individual, family and group therapy is available. All counseling is offered with complete confidentiality. 24-Hour crisis hotline: 815.932.3322.
Phone: 815.932.7273
Website: www.kc-casa.org

Service/program name: Legal Advocacy
Description: Advocates assist victims and their families through the police and courtroom procedures by providing support and information. KC-CASA monitors each case throughout its legal proceedings and keeps victims updated on changes and their rights.
Phone: 815.932.7273
Website: www.kc-casa.org

Service/program name: Medical Advocacy
Description: Advocates provide support and information to victims of sexual assault and sexual abuse and their significant others during the entire emergency room process at both local hospitals. KC-CASA can help a victim understand the evidence collection process and any medical concerns related to the sexual assault or abuse. Medical advocacy is available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.
Phone: 815.932.7273
Website: www.kc-casa.org

Service/program name: Professional Training
Description: Specialized training for professionals who may encounter sexual assault, sexual abuse or sexual harassment in their line of work. Training can be customized to fit the specific needs of an organization or company.
Phone: 815.932.7273
Website: www.kc-casa.org

Service/program name: Support Group for Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Description: You are not alone. Meet with other survivors and a trained counselor in a safe and confidential environment to help you heal.
Phone: 932.7273
  General Information:
Description: Improves the quality of services to sexual assault and abuse victims to assist in their recovery and to work toward the elimination of sexual assault and abuse in Kankakee and Iroquois counties.
Territory/Geographical area: Kankakee & Iroquois Counties

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
189 E. Court Street, Suite 600
Kankakee, IL 60901
Email: kan-i-help.org