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New Hope community Service Center (NHCSC) is built on the philosophy of collaboration and innovation. We operate with over 20 years of experience on the Southwest side of Chicago, NHCSC has established an excellent reputation for service delivery that works in the best interest of our clients. Our clients are ethnically, economically, racially and heterogeneous in composition.

NHCSC mission is to reduce alcohol/drug use and misuse, domestic-violence, gang violence, and sexual misconduct within the communities, neighborhoods, families, children and individuals. We strive to develop and promote healthier lifestyles to bring about change and bring a new beginning to those who are struggling to make life better for themselves, their families, friends, and community.

We are a multi-service agency with the philosophy to increase awareness, positive relationships, self-esteem, and build strong families through a holistic treatment approach. We instill values that foster a positive sense of self respect, responsibility, motivation, and determination.

Our organization is committed to embracing diversity: a community of diverse elements has a greater capacity to renew itself in this changing world, while maintaining wholeness and preventing fragmentation. Creating Collaborations will foster an atmosphere of cooperation and resource sharing, establish working relationships with community and government to help a community maintain open, constructive and extensive relations on the city, state, and national levels. Community building can work to collectively address your community’s needs, create a sense of accountability for self and others.

There is a ladder in life; the ladder is the individual’s free will. Climbing the ladder is a challenge to make it to the top. As we climb, we begin to understand life’s difficulties. Even when the ladder appears shaky, there is still only one way to move up.