Northwest Center Against Sexual Assault (Northwest CASA) is the only full service agency that provides free services to sexual assault survivors and their loved ones within the North and Northwest suburbs of Cook County & McHenry County. Our agency has been responding to the needs of survivors of sexual violence and significant others for more than 40 years. Northwest CASA is a governing body member of the Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault.

Mission Statement

Sexual assault destroys people’s lives. Northwest Center Against Sexual Assault is committed to ending sexual violence, promoting individual responsibility, and empowering survivors. Northwest CASA accomplishes this mission by:

  • Providing crisis intervention and counseling services to survivors and significant others
  • Advocating for survivors in the medical and criminal justice systems
  • Promoting social change through education and prevention programs
  • Reaching out to survivors in underserved groups in our community

Communities Served

Cook County: Arlington Heights, Morton Grove, Barrington, Mount Prospect, Bartlett, Niles, Buffalo Grove, Northbrook, Des Plaines, Northfield, Elk Grove Village, Palatine, Evanston, Park Ridge, Glencoe, Prospect Heights, Glenview, Rolling Meadows, Golf, Schaumburg, Hanover Park, Skokie, Hoffman Estates, Streamwood, Inverness, Wheeling, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Lincolnwood, Winnetka.

McHenry County: Alden, Algonquin, Barrington Hills, Big Foot Prairie, Bull Valley, Burtons Bridge, Cary, Chemung, Coral, Crystal Lake, Fox Lake, Fox River Grove, Franklinville, Greenwood, Harmony, Hartland, Harvard, Hebron, Holiday Hills, Huntley, Island Lake, Johnsburg, Lake in the Hills, Lakemoor, Lakewood, Lawrence, Marengo, McCullom Lake, McHenry, Oakwood Hills, Pistakee Highlands, Port Barrington, Prairie Grove, Richmond, Ridgefield, Riley, Ringwood, Spring Grove, Trout Valley, Union, Woodstock, Wonder Lake.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us by phone at (847)806-6526 or email.