Children’s Advocacy Room
Marriage and Family Counseling Center

69 West Washington Street, 10th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60602
(312) 603-1544


This Children’s Advocacy Room at the Marriage and Family Counseling Center serves families involved in divorce and custody disputes as well as in child support cases and DNA testing. Parents participating in Focus on Children Classes may also use this Children's Advocacy Room, if there is no other resource for childcare, as well as prospective guardians visiting the Guardianship Assistance Desk for Minors.

Additionally, children involved in emergency intervention cases may be subject to court-ordered observation by a Marriage and Family Counseing mediator as they play and interact with parents and siblings.

This room opened in 1995. This site accepts children ages 2 to18. Toddlers must be toilet trained.

Click here for the Registration and Rules for Parents/Caregivers

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