Mercer County Family Crisis Center

309-582-7233 (24 Hour Crisis Line)

110 NW 3rd Avenue

Aledo, IL 61231

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

our Programs

Domestic Violence

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

Serving Mercer County Illinois

No fees for services.

All services are kept confidential.

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.

309-582-7233

Contact us

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

Want to help make a difference while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select “Mercer County Family Crisis Center” as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. They’ll donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us.

How it works:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on “AmazonSmile” within Programs & Features
3. Select “Mercer County Family Crisis Center” as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app