The Dupage County Health Department
Behavioral health programs provide a range of services for Dupage County residents experiencing symptoms of mental health or emotional disorders. For an intake appointment call (630)682-7400, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday .Crisis Services are available 24 hours daily by calling (630)627-1700. Website: http://dupagehealth.org
Northeast Dupage Family & Youth Services
Is a community–based service agency located at the Addison Police Department. They offer free services to the residents of Addison, Bensenville, and Itasca. For more information about any of the following programs, call (630)693-7934 or e-mail
The Bensenville Police Department and Crime Prevention Coordinator Joel Vargas
Officer Vargas promotes prevention programs for the community and Bensenville School District 2. They promote activities such as soccer leagues, cleaning parks events, and National Night Out vents. This program requires involvement from parents, students, educators, school administrators, and the Police Department. They also present the “Anti-Bullying Campaign” which is a 15 minute program delivered in the classroom. To get more information, call the Bensenville Police Department at (630) 350-3455. Website: http://bensenville.il.us
The Green Teen Zone Center
This is a FREE drop-in center for Bensenville Middle School children (grades 6-8). They offer daily homework help and a fun place to hang-out with your friends. The Teen Center is open Monday-Friday 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday it is open at 2 p.m. To get information about the Green Teen Center Zone please Call (630) 694-1809. Website: www.bensenville.il.us
The United Against Bullying Club at Blackhawk Middle School
Is a support group for anyone in the school community who is interested in participating. Their mission is to create awareness, embrace diversity, and assist in the prevention of all forms of bullying. They try to prevent bullying before it happens, and encourage others to spread kindness. The club tries to keep all kids and teachers at Blackhawk who aren’t in the organization aware of types of bullying that happens around us and how to stop. For more information about UABC contact Blackhawk Middle School (630) 766-2601.
Blackhawk Middle School Student Activities
Blackhawk Middle School offers activities for students with a variety of interests. Review the schedule
and encourage your student to get involved.
Bensenville Park District
The Bensenville Park District (BPD) After School Club
: It is a fun filled after school program for children Kindergarten through 5th grade. The program meets daily Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 3:30-6:00 p.m. and Thursday 2:30-6:00 p.m. your child can be part a fun, relaxed, recreational environment at the Deer Grove Leisure Center every weekday afternoon. They also provide activities during the summer, such as: Soccer, Baseball, Gymnastics, Martial Arts, Swimming Camp. For more information about BPD Club call Kelly Nagle (630) 766-7015 ext.2005, Website: www.bensenvilleparkdistrict.org