Student and Family Supports

JTHS partners with community agencies to address life issues that significantly impacts a student’s education.  Through these partnerships, students receives services both during and outside of school day to empower them to become successful in life.  The partnerships also work with the entire family to help ensure success.

If you have questions or need additional information please contact: 
Patty Sewing, Joliet West PPS Coordinator 
Psewing@jths.org or 815-727-1676

Aunt Martha’s Community Wellness Services

https://www.auntmarthas.org/services/community-wellness/

  • Family and Youth Crisis Services
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Supportive Housing
  • Employment Training
  • Mental Health and Wellness

Gateway Foundation

https://recovergateway.org/

  • Substance abuse assessment and treatment
  • Phone: (877) 505-4673

Girl Scouts

https://www.girlscoutsgcnwi.org/en/about-girl-scouts/who-we-are.html  

  • Girl Space Group after school in both English and Spanish

Greater Joliet Area YMCA

https://www.jolietymca.org/programs/youth-development/education-and-leadership/teen-achievers/

  • Teen Achievers

Lynette Sartori, Executive Director of Teen and Young Adult Advancement
lsartori@jolietymca.org
(815) 729-9638, ext. 611

Guardian Angel Community Services

http://www.gacsprograms.org/

  • Sexual Assault Service Center
  • Foster Care
  • Hispanic Outreach Program
  • Suzy’s Caring Place
  • Partner Abuse Intervention

Joliet Area Community Hospice

http://www.joliethospice.org/index.html

  • Bereavement Counseling for students during the school day

Roscrance

http://www.rosecrance.org/facilities/chicago/rosecrance-frankfort-office/

  • Substance abuse assessment and treatment
  • Phone: (815) 391-1000

Will County Center for Community Concerns

http://wcccc.net/

  • The Will County Center for Community Concerns offers a wide array of services geared toward helping low-to-moderate income individuals and families reach their goal of self-sufficiency

Will County Health Department – Behavioral Health Division

http://www.willcountyhealth.org/Children-and-Families/Behavioral-Health

  • Counseling services are provided during the school day and at the Will County office
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Screening, Assessment, and Support Services Program (SASS)
    • students are seen in school and at home

Will County State’s Attorney

http://www.willcountysao.com/juvenile-division.htm

  • At school probation meetings/services