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Domestic Violence Agency

Turning Point is a domestic violence agency with a mission to confront violence against women and children in McHenry County, Illinois.


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Upcoming Events

Radiothon – August 11 and 12

Turning Point will again host its annual Radiothon fundraiser this August, in conjunction with Star 105.5. Come down to Niko’s Red Mill in Woodstock from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12 to enjoy an afternoon of live music by Modern Day Romeos. The event will include raffles, great food and more!

Turning Point Golf Classic – September 25

Join Turning Point for its second annual golf outing and dinner. Click here for more information and to register.

Men’s Conflict Awareness Seminar – September 16

Turning Point is hosting a 3-hour informational seminar discussing the dynamics, causes and conditions in abusive relationships. Click here for details.

Groups and Events

Children’s Support Group
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Children ages 6 to 12 are welcome to attend if a parent is also receiving services. Intake required. Childcare is available for children up to the age of 5.

En Español: Niños entre las edades de 6 y 12 son bienvenidos a attender a los grupos de niños si la mama o el papa esta recibiendo servicios tambien. Assesoramiento requerido. Cuidado de niños esta disponible para niños menores de 5 años.

Women’s Support Group
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Intake required. Childcare is available for children up to the age of 5.

Men’s Partner Abuse Intervention Program
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Evaluation required.

Programa para Hombres de Intervención al Abuso de Pareja.
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Evaluación es requerida.

Programs and Services

  • 24-hour Crisis Intervention and Response
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Individual and Group Counseling
  • Trauma-Based Mental Health Services
  • Children’s Individual and Group Counseling
  • Teen Group Counseling
  • Partner Abuse Intervention Program (PAIP)
  • Adolescent Violence Intervention Program
  • Latino Bilingual/Bicultural Services
  • Legal and Non-Legal Advocacy
  • Information and Referral
  • Prevention and Community Education
  • Emergency Food and Clothing Pantries


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