Barrington Youth & Family Services

About Barrington Youth & Family Services

Age Groups Served: Children, Teens and Adults

Barrington Youth & Family Services (BYFS) is a vibrant, sustainable, growing, go-to community agency that creatively and collaboratively responds to various community and societal needs, so as to build healthier families and a healthier community. BYFS opened its doors in 1972 and has remained a constant source of support, providing comprehensive family counseling, youth outreach and prevention programming for area youth and their families. It is our goal to help our community through difficult life circumstances including Anxiety. Depression, Grief/Loss Issues, Self Harm, Stress, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma.


Barrington Youth & Family Services provides a wide array of client services to the community. Available in English, Spanish and Polish as well as an applicable sliding fee, BYFS works to make their services inclusive to anyone. These services include…

  • Depression
  • Attention/Concentration Problems
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Grief and Loss
  • School Related Problems
  • Anger Issues
  • Marital/Couples Issues
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Eating Disorders
  • Self-injurious Behaviors
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting

Insurance Information for this Provider:

Many of our services are reimbursable using health insurance.  If you would like to check your eligibility and would like to know the exact coverage and costs, it is best to check with your plan before receiving services.

Do you offer Services for Spanish Speakers?

Barrington Youth & Family Services offers a variety of Latino services that are led by our Spanish-speaking staff. We offer programming that is specifically designed for the Latino community and is available to all families.

118 Applebee St.
Barrington, IL 60010


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Mon thru Thu:
9:00am – 8:00pm

Sat & Sun:
By Appointment (Summer Only)

Sat & Sun:
By Appointment

** Appointments can be made outside of these times