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Formerly known as Cass County Mental Health Association

Serving Cass, Morgan and surrounding counties. With offices in:

Cass County
Morgan County

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About

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Established in 1969, Community Hope & Recovery Center (formerly known as Cass County Mental Health Association) is a rural community mental health center whose mission is “to empower children and adults who are affected by mental illness, serious emotional disturbances, developmental, and chemical dependencies to achieve their hopes, recovery and resiliency life goals. Services are delivered in the least restrictive, non-stigmatizing, most accessible environment. They assist people through the programs of prevention, counseling, training, education, support and environmental interventions. This agency is licensed by the State of Illinois to provide a variety of services. There is plenty of free, off-street parking near both of our agency locations.

We are constantly evaluating, monitoring, and improving the quality of our services.

  • We have offices in Beardstown and Jacksonville, Illinois.
  • We have a three-year accreditation from CARF International.
  • We are a licensed provider for, with funding in part by, the Illinois Department of Human Services, Divisions of Mental Health and Substance Use Prevention & Recovery.

Community Hope and Recovery receives 708 funds from Cass County. These funds are used in Cass County.The services that are funded include; Mental Health services including Psychiatry, Crisis Services, and client assistance. These services allow us to support people where they live, work, learn, and play.

As of 2/28/22 FY 22 actual funds were $120,049, with $39,256 used for Psychiatry; $20,894 for Crisi; and $20,315 for Client Assistance.

Current 708 Committee members are:

  • Robert Schaefer
  • Tim Icenogle
  • Pat Blair
  • Joyce Brannan

Services

We offer a variety of quality Services

Unsure of which program is best for you? Contact our office today and let us help determine what suits your needs!

Alcohol, Substance Use, and Gambling Treatment

Offered in both Cass and Morgan County offices The mission of these services is helping individuals with alcohol and chemical problems, but, a part of this is also dealing with emotional, developmental and social problems.


Located in:

Cass County Morgan County

And surrounding counties

Community Care

Only in Cass County. This program is a Department on Aging program. It is designed to allow the elderly to live independently in their own homes rather than in a nursing home. A person must be over 60 years old, and not have over $10,000 in assets.


Located in:

Cass County

DUI Services

DUI services (Evaluation, DRE Classes and Treatment) are provided to satisfy any court or Secretary of State requirements.

Located in:

And surrounding counties

Community Housing

Located in Cass County and open to anyone. This program is focused on adults, ages 18 and older with a diagnosis of chronic mental illness as verified by a psychiatrist, and have had several hospitalizations. Tenants must also require coordinated services because of substantial impairment in functioning.


Located in:

And surrounding counties

Mobile Crisis Response

Face-to-face intensive mental health screenings 24-hours/day, 7 days/week, for adults and children in crisis in natural settings; crisis stabilization services. Services provided in Cass, Schuyler and Brown counties.


Located in:

And surrounding counties

New 2 You

A thrift store at 116 East 2nd St., Beardstown, IL is owned and operated by Community Hope & Recovery Center to provide employment for individuals with developmental disabilities.


Located in:

Outpatient Mental Health

Delivered to individuals, couples, and families who have current symptoms of mental illness. Persons may also be experiencing a substantial change/deterioration in independent functioning, having a high level of personal distress, which may require crisis intervention services to achieve stabilization.


Located in:

And surrounding counties

Domestic Violence Services: Partner Abuse Intervention Program

State certified 26-week-long perpetrator program providing ODARA’s, assessments and services designed to education individuals involved in domestic violence and prevent re-offenses. Services are provided at both Beardstown and Jacksonville offices.


Located in:

And surrounding counties

Substance Abuse Prevention Program

The Substance Use Prevention Program advances efforts to promote healthy behaviors and prevent substance misuse through a variety of evidence-based approaches including youth education, information dissemination, youth leadership involvement, and public awareness.


Located in:

And surrounding counties

Psychiatric Services

We provide clinic days on a regular basis for psychiatric evaluation and psychotropic medication monitoring for children, adolescents, and adults.


Located in:

And surrounding counties

Insurance

We are contracted with and accept Medicaid, Medicare, Managed Care Organizations such as Aetna Better Health (formerly Illinicare), Blue Cross Community Care, Molina, Meridian, and many private insurance companies such as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, Healthlink, and Health Alliance. Contact us today to discuss your insurance coverage or to set up an affordable payment plan.

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Contact

Contact Us

We are here with multiple locations with the help you need.

Beardstown, IL Office

Location:

121 East 2nd Street, Beardstown, IL 62618

Call:

(217) 323-2980


Fax:

(217) 323-3731

Jacksonville, IL Office

Location:

60 East Central Park Plaza, Jacksonville, IL 62650

Call:

(217) 800-6622


Fax:

(217) 806-4820

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