The Riverside Township Mental Health Board, in conjunction with Riverside Township, sponsored a presentation in December 2022 on the subject of “Meeting The Mental Health Needs of Veterans In Our Community”. The presentation focuses on the resources available to assist military veterans with mental health issues and features representatives from numerous, local agencies.
Featured guest lecturers include: Joseph E. Troiani, Ph.D. – Consultant for the Riverside Township Mental Health Board, Denise F. Dailey, Psy.D. – Rush University Medical Center, Megan Mayberry, Ph.D. – Hines Veterans Administration Hospital, Brian Klassen, Ph.D. – Rush University Medical Center, Susan Bertuglia, LCSW – Aging Care Connections, Jillian Reid – The Way Back Inn, and Yajaira Jimenez – UCP Seguin of Greater Chicago.
The Riverside Township Mental Health Board established the Community Resource Center at the Riverside Town Hall. Their office hours are currently Mondays from 9:00 am – Noon and 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Wednesdays from 9:00 am – Noon and 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm, and Thursdays from 9:00 am – Noon and 4:00 – 8:00 pm. They can always be reached by phone at (708) 853-9578 or via email at: [email protected].