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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 • Winter 2014 Volume 32 No. 2


In this newsletter:

  • How NOT to Experience Chaos and Havoc During Your Teen' Adolescent Years
  • It's a Shore Thing
  • Winnetka Thrift Shop Spring Opening
  • Thrift Shop Closet
  • Duct Tape Crafting, Screen Break
  • A Common Struggle
  • One Book, Two Villages

Winnetka Thrift Shop           Fall Opening

Thursday, August 7, 2014 

Fall Cothing, Shoes, Jewelry, etc.

 1/2 Price Sale! July 31st-Aug 2nd

$10 bag sale Thursday July 31st 10am-5pm

$5 bag sale Friday August 1st 10am-5pm

$1 bag sale Saturday August 2nd 10am-12pm






Mindfulness and Relationships

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 7:00pm

Northfield Library

An informal lecture and discussion about bringing "mindfulness" to the stormiest aspects of our lives - including our intimate relationships.

Led by Libby Bachhuber, LCSW  

To register click here