McHenry County Turning Point

Domestic Violence Agency

Turning Point is a domestic violence agency with a mission to confront violence against women and children in McHenry County, Illinois.

On you will find information about domestic violence and Turning Point's many services and programs.

Take a Stand for Turning Point

August 16 -17th 5am Friday until 6pm Saturday
2013 Radiothon information

Keeping in touch with Turning Point

Please check our Blog for the latest news and information from Turning Point.

You can subscribe to our monthly newsletter by sending an e-mail to with “SUBSCRIBE” in the message line.

Follow Turning Point on Facebook and join the Facebook Cause page.

Programs and Services

  • 24-hour Crisis Intervention and Response
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Individual and Group Counseling
  • Trauma-Based Mental Health Services
  • Children’s Individual and Group Counseling
  • Partner Abuse Intervention Program (PAIP)
  • Adolescent Alternatives
  • Parenting Program
  • Latino Bilingual/Bicultural Services
  • Legal and Non-Legal Advocacy
  • Information and Referral
  • Prevention and Community Education
  • Emergency Food and Clothing Pantries

Email michellek
or call 815-338-8081


McHenry County's only Domestic Violence shelter opened its doors January 2007!


Turning Point relies on the community for financial contributions both from the private and corporate sectors.
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Volunteers are a vital source of support! Job description pdf.
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Support Groups

Schedule is available