Safe Passage where individuals with a substance use disorder can seek assistance accessing treatment. Upon request assistance will be provided to any Will County Police Department to establish a Safe Passage program.
Working with individual police departments and A Man In Recovery Foundation, anyone who is suffering from an addiction, can go into one of the participating police stations and ask for help. The individual will be connected with a trained volunteer who will then personally escort the person to a licensed treatment or detox facility. The police departments recognize that we cannot arrest our way out of this crisis and that a public health approach addresses addiction as a disease that needs medical care not incarceration.
Braidwood Police Department, C.H.A.N.G.E Program, 141 W. Main St. Braidwood, IL 60408, Phone: 815-458-2348
Lemont Police Department, Safe Passage, 14600 127th St, Lemont, IL 60439, Phone: 630-257-2229
Lockport Police Department, Safe Passage, 1212 S Farrell Rd, Lockport, IL 60441, Phone: 815-838-2131
Mokena Police Department, Safe Passage, 10907 Front St, Mokena, IL 60448, Phone: 708- 479-3911
Romeoville Police Department, Safe Passage, 1050 W Romeo Rd, Romeoville, IL 60446, Phone: 815-886-7219