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Take our pledge

April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month.

Help End Child Abuse

Help End Child Abuse

This month is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Take our pledge to end child abuse and neglect.


Time's Running Out

There are only a few hours left to help out families affected by the COVID-19 crisis. Gifts made today will be matched.

#GivingTuesdayNow is almost over. Only a few hours left to help our families affected by the COVID-19 crisis. Gifts made today will be matched up to $50,000 thanks to the generosity of a dedicated group of employees at William Blair and its matching gifts program.


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Last chance for your gift to go twice as far!

Support March For Kids

It Begins With You

You can help create a brighter future for Chicago’s children by supporting Mercy Home’s March for Kids this month.



We help children struggling with behavioral problems

At Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, we do more than provide a home for children in need. We are also a solution to many parents and guardians who struggle with to understand and deal with their children’s unwanted behavior. Whether managing anger or aggression, teaching self-control or obedience, Mercy Home is able to help young people develop appropriate coping skills and healthier relationships with their caretakers and is a resource to help resolve behavioral problems.

Mercy Home works with children with behavioral problems.

We help families and children struggling with behavioral problems through our Mercy Model of care. This program is based on the widely respected Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency, or ARC, model. From music therapy to one-on-one mentoring and counseling, our licensed and experienced coworkers are able to implement this method to help young people learn positive behavior and strengthen the relationships in their families.

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