Mercer County Family Crisis Center

309-582-7233 (24 Hour Crisis Line)

110 NW 3rd Avenue

Aledo, IL 61231


We are here to help by providing domestic violence and child advocacy center services for victims and their families

Merry Christmas from the Family Crisis Center

The Mercer County Family Crisis Center is excited to present our version of the 12 Days of Christmas. Keep an eye out on our Facebook page for our daily posts as we open our advent calendar and share more details about the items we need to fill Christmas baskets for families in need. We hope you’ll join us in spreading holiday cheer and making a difference in our community. 


Be sure to check out our video on Facebook!

our Programs

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Domestic Violence

If you or someone you know is being abused, we are here to help.

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Serving Mercer County Illinois

No fees for services.

All services are kept confidential.

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Children's Advocacy Center

We recognize the right of all children to a safe childhood. We make every effort to provide support to child victims and their families.

What to Expect

Domestic Violence

Help planning safety for victims.

Education on signs of abuse.

Helping hand when leaving an abusive relationship.

Help getting an Order of Protection.

Finding ways to help a friend in an abusive situation.

Child Advocacy

A child-friendly setting.

Counseling to assist in rebuilding and establishing the child’s mental & physical well being.

Information on how the process works and what will happen next.

Education on child abuse.

Visit us

Want to talk to us in person for more information? Visit us at our Aledo Illinois location.

Call us

Call our 24 hour help line for help around the clock.


Contact us

Want to send us an email? Click on the link below to be taken to our Contact page.

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