McHenry County Looking for Three Mental Health Board Members

A press release from the McHenry County Board: The McHenry County Board is accepting applications from individuals interested in appointment to the McHenry County Mental Health Board. Three terms are available with the following terms: one term expires on January … Continue reading

Family Services Building Being Bought by Pioneer Center

A press release from Pioneer Center: Pioneer Center to Purchase Former Family Service Building MCHENRY, IL—Pioneer Center for Human Services announced today that it is in the process of purchasing the former Family Service building in McHenry. “There is a … Continue reading

Info on 708 Mental Health & Algonquin Township Boards

Two local Republican Precinct Committeemen bloggers, Andrew Gasser and Larry Emery, wrote articles recently about areas of their interest. Gasser, from Fox River Grove, wrote an article entitled, “McHenry County Taxpayers Left Holding the Family Services $1.4 Million Dollar Loan?“ … Continue reading

Foreclosure Action on Family Services Building

A friend of McHenry County Blog found the following public notice. Wade through the verbiage and you will see it is about the Family Service Agency that went belly up. One would wonder if the McHenry County 708 Mental Health … Continue reading

Andrew Gasser Probes Background of Bob Martens, Tina Hill’s Choice to Replace Sandy Salgado on Public Health Committee

With McHenry County Chairwoman Tina Hill labeling Sandra Salgado’s service on the the Public Health and Human Services Committee “The Epitome of Conflict of Interest,” Fox River Grove Republican Precinct Committeeman has written a story entitled, “The Epitome of Conflict … Continue reading

$800,000 in State Mental Health Funds to Stay in McHenry County, Credit: Pam Althoff

State Senator Pam Althoff was simply bubbling after the McHenry County Republican Central Committee Monday night. What she enjoys doing most is make government work. From personal experience in two decades of casework, I can tell you that is difficult … Continue reading

Survival Pushes Family Services Agency into Merger with LaSalle County-based North Central Behavioral Health System

The Family Service & Community Mental Health Center for McHenry County has been in trouble for “over five years,” according to its new Executive Director Lori Nelson. That came out in response to a question from County Board member Randy … Continue reading