Family Counseling Center

A human service agency in southern Illinois is now operating under a new name.

As of Wednesday, Family Counseling Center is known as Arrowleaf. CEO Sherrie Crabb says the 46-year-old agency outgrew the old name.

The Illinois COVID-19 Response Fund has distributed an additional $4.85 million to 18 non-profit organizations across the state, marking the second round of grants since launching.


A southern Illinois human service provider is advocating for increased funding with members of the Illinois General Assembly.

Family Counseling Center, Inc.

A statewide commission that will make recommendations to the Illinois governor and state lawmakers on policies for young people will have a representative from southern Illinois.

The Family Counseling Center is celebrating its 45th anniversary in southern Illinois with plans to change its name.

Executive director Sherrie Crabb says her agency has been investigating what it means to be a human services provider in the area after doubling in size over the last four years in terms of income, number of employees and clients it serves.

Illinois Partners for Human Service released a report Tuesday on the economic impact of the industry in parts of southern Illinois.

The study evaluates the impact of 30 human service organizations in Senate Districts 58 and 59.


Hardin County has become a target county for a federal grant responding to opioid use disorder according to the Family Counseling Center.

Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio

Illinois' child abuse rates are the highest in the southern third of the state.

To kick off April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month in Union County, child advocacy groups and local leaders gathered Tuesday to recognize the event.

Human service agencies across Illinois are taking a new approach to get their message across to lawmakers and the public.

A new, integrated healthcare project is about to kick off in deep southern Illinois, thanks to private funding.

The Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation, a private foundation working to address the healthcare needs of children in Illinois, is awarding a 100-thousand dollar grant to Family Counseling Center, which serves the Southern 7 counties of Illinois.