Kirby Rehabilitation

a premier community based provider of behavioral health services.

Kirby Rehabilitation’s approach to behavioral health is client focused; we listen and then meet you where you are. From the first point of contact to discharge, referral and follow-up we work with you to develop a personalized plan that addresses your needs.

About Us

Our agency was founded in 1988 to serve at risk-families in Chicago.

Over the past 20 years, the target service areas have expanded its reach across the City of Chicago and surrounding suburban neighborhoods including Hyde Park, South Shore, Austin, Pullman, Gresham, Roseland, Riverdale, Hazel Crest, Country Club Hills and Markham. Kirby Rehabilitation currently provides DUI Services, Substance use Services at 4 levels of care, Toxicology screenings, Violence Perpetrator Services, Domestic Violence Services, Anger Management and Parent Education Classes.  

Our Programs & Services

Anger Management

learning to recognize signs that you're becoming angry, and taking action to calm down and deal with the situation in a productive way.

Parenting Classes

In a free hour, when our power of choice is untrammelled and when nothing prevents

Substance Abuse

In a free hour, when our power of choice is untrammelled and when nothing prevents


We are an organization that provides evaluations, psycho-educational individual and group sessions including drug screenings.

Domestic Violence Perpetrator Services

Provide crisis intervention to persons who are affected by domestic and family violence.

And more!

44 mil

of African origin living in the country

0 to $65K

Client Income

14 - 65



Total Population

Target Population/ Demographics

The U.S. Bureau of the Census estimates that there are 44 million people of African origin living in the country, comprising only 13.4% of the total population.  Yet, African Americans are overrepresented among drug users in the United States; however, they are also more likely to seek treatment for their drug use.  Our client income ranges from 0 to $65k and ranging in age from 14years to 65 years old. The geographic location covers the City of Chicago and Cook County.  The average level of education ranges from middle school to some college. The ethnic groups overwhelmingly are African American, followed by Latina and Caucasian. The genders are male, female, and non-binary.  On average, the marital status of our clients is primarily single with married couples following closely behind.

Our Mission

Our mission is to preserve families exposed to Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence by providing quality behavioral health services to achieve healthier and more productive lives.


Show Your Support for Kirby Rehabilitation

For over 20 years, Kirby Rehabilitation has provided services for individuals affected by mental illness, substance abuse, domestic violence and traumatic life experiences. Our comprehensive, approach to health and well-being has helped thousands of people remain or re-engage as productive members of society every year. These are people with stories who need help, help which positively impacts our community every day.

Coronavirus Update

In the interest of early detection and for the health of our population, we kindly ask that any visitor who has a fever, cough, or flu-like symptoms to stay home. We reserve the right to refuse entry to any persons who may be considered a threat to the health of our population. 

At Kirby Rehabilitation, our immediate concern is to keep our clients and staff safe from the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

We take all the appropriate measures to ensure the health and safety of clients and employees concerning COVID-19, our entire staff has been thoroughly educated on the signs and symptoms of the virus to ensure proper procedure and monitoring.

Signs & symptoms of COVID-19 include:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Fever
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Cough

It is important to note, that symptoms of COVID-19 are not always noticeable, and therefore, the only way people will know if they have the virus is to be tested. To stop the virus from spreading further, Kirby Rehabilitation strictly follows the guidelines set by the Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control (CDC). 

We report any known incidences of coronavirus or anyone thought to be infected at our facilities to the local health department and other necessary medical personnel to ensure the safety of our other clients and employees.