About Youth Crossroads


Youth Crossroads, Inc. is a non-profit community-based organization whose mission is to act in the best interest of youth, guiding them through life’s challenges, and inspiring them to discover new opportunities for personal development, healthy relationships, and positive community involvement.

Serving Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, and Stickney for 43 years as a licensed child welfare organization, Youth Crossroads has assisted thousands of young people ages 10 to 17 and their families through individual and group counseling, after school programs, and 24 hour/365 days emergency response services. The agency works closely with local police departments, school districts and other social service providers to help youth move towards maturity and positive futures in today’s challenging environment.