Changing lives and strengthening communities
Having just completed celebrating its 100th anniversary, Ada S. McKinley serves more than 7,000 people
annually at over 70 locations, primarily in Illinois/Chicago with additional sites in Indiana and Wisconsin.
Our investment in the community provides people with the essential
services they need to become self-sufficient and economically viable.
400+ COLLEGES / UNIVERSITIES SINCE THE 1960s
CHILDREN SERVED IN
EARLY LEARNING & CARE ANNUALLY
CRISIS INTERVENTIONS ANNUALLY
DISABILITIES SERVED ANNUALLY
Behavioral health & clinical services
Ada S. McKinley provides mental health counseling services to more than 3,000 behaviorally challenged, mentally ill or at-risk children and their families annually, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.
Child development & youth services
Services include providing early learning, foster care, student-centered academic and career counseling, college placement, financial aid, test prep, tutor and mentor support to over 2,500 youth annually.
Employment & community support services
Our Employment & Community Support programs serve over 1,600 diverse individuals annually through a wide range of training and employment opportunities, and community living options throughout Chicago.
Over 70 Locations
Ada S. McKinley has suspended all agency-wide events scheduled for 2020 based on Department of Public Health guidelines in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic impact. Essential gatherings facilitated by our various programs will be held as needed with limited guests, social distancing, and other safety protocols in mind.