At times of intense grief, people may turn to unhealthy ways of coping including drugs and alcohol. The following resources are listed should someone need help:
Locations in Chicago and its suburbs, other parts of Illinois, Wisconsin and Iowa
For immediate assistance related to substance abuse or mental health, call (866) 330-8729 now.
Locations in multiple cities and states including Chicago
For help, phone: 1-855-614-5660
SAMHSA’s National Helpline, 1-800-662-HELP (4357)