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Welcome to Family Service of Winnetka-Northfield.


We understand that in today’s complex world, individuals and families often struggle with feelings of isolation, confusion, stress, depression, anxiety and conflict.


We provide relief through offering a safe and nurturing environment for individuals and families to address life’s challenges and resolve painful issues.


We encourage individuals and families to find their potential through helping them discern and reach their goals and aspirations.


We change lives through helping our clients heal, grow and prosper.


We serve individuals and families who live, work, study or worship in Winnetka or Northfield. Our staff is trained to respond to a range of life challenges and difficulties.

  • Family Service of Winnetka-Northfield is a private, not-for-profit community service organization.
  • We promote the emotional well-being of individuals and families through quality, affordable counseling and psychotherapy.
  • We provide educational programs that enrich community life, serve as a resource for local organizations and respond to societal changes as they affect the lives of those we serve.

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Current Newsletter

Family Footnotes - Fall 2015 Volume 34 No. 1  


In this newsletter:

  • Stuck, Trapped, and Struggling -"Learning Differences" Chat
  • Thrift Shop Holiday Opening
  • Free Ethics Training for Clinicians
  • Annual Report 2013-2014
  • Clinical Statistics and Financial Report 
  • List of Donors and Supporter


Winnetka Thrift Shop Holiday Open! 

Thursday, November, 5, 2015 

Shop the best of the best…
holiday décor glistening throughout the shop,
clothing racks packed with the holiday sparkle,
dazzling glitzy jewelry of all magnitude,
designer handbags & footwear,
and beautiful black tie attire for men & women.

Click here for more info


NEW - "Learning Differences" Chat

Have you ever worried that your child is having trouble learning?

We are offering parents an opportunity to talk with a therapist

about "learning differences" that may be impacting their child or adolescent.


Call (847) 446-8060 to arrange a free "Learning Differences Chat" 








Free Ethics Training for Clinicians!

 October 20th, 2015, 9:00am-12:00pm

Winnetka Community House

Ethical Challenges At The Heart Of Our Work

Led by Robert Mardirossian, Ph.D., LCSW, Executive Director,

Libby Bachhuber, MA, LCSW

For more details click here.

CEU's available for $25 processing fee for LCSWs, LSWs, LCPCs & LPCs