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Kane County Guide

A Guide to Services in Kane County

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Hamdard Center for Health and Human Services

228 East Lake Street
Addison, IL 60101

(630) 835-1430


Hamdard Center for Health and Human Services in Addison specializes in service members of the South Asian community. Hamdard Center for Health and Human Services is dedicated to serving South Asian, Middle Eastern and Bosnian communities in Illinois provides assistance to victims of domestic violence and to other local community residents. Primary services include a 24-hour crisis line, up to six months of emergency shelter for abused women and their dependent children, including boys, and counseling and advocacy for abused women. Partner Abuse Intervention services are also available. Primary Health Care available. Additional services include information and referral, case management, counseling, psychiatric services, and elder abuse reporting. The Center is a member program of the Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Services provided in English and South Asian Languages.

Primary Services:

  • Cultural Transition Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Domestic Violence Hotlines  [Show Definition Details]

  • Domestic Violence Intervention Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • Domestic Violence Shelters  [Show Definition Details]

  • General Counseling Services  [Show Definition Details]

  • Outreach Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention  [Show Definition Details]

General Information


9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday-Friday;
Saturday by appointment; 24-hour crisis line

Intake Process:

Call for an appointment.

Program Fees:

Services for Domestic Violence victims are free, other services have fees. Sliding scale is available.


English, Multi-lingual South Asian languages


Open to all needing our services.

Handicap Accessible?


Is Shelter?


Shelter Requirements:

Abused women and their children, including boys up to age 12.

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