Through prayer, relationship-building and sharing of resources, the Wheaton Franciscans collaborate with organizations whose mission and priorities are similar to ours. We focus primarily on the following areas: care of creation; health and dental in underserved areas; refugees and immigrants; women and children in vulnerable situations; and other purposes that align with our values. We are currently connected to nearly 100 organizations.
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Fox Valley Hands of Hope (FVHH)
FVHH is a grief-specific mental health agency that serves Kane, Kendall, and DuPage Counties, and parts of Cook, McHenry, and DeKalb Counties. They provide help to youth, families, and adults who have been grieving due to a loss or life-threatening illness. They offer programs for specific age groups and types of loss, serving people of all income levels, races, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and perspectives. All their services are free-of-charge.