Our Impact

At Beacon, we’re proud of the difference we make in the lives of children, teens and families. We work hard to constantly expand the reach and impact of Beacon Therapeutic, providing an expanded range of services to Chicago’s most vulnerable residents.

The Impact of Beacon Therapeutic

During the 2014 fiscal year, key measurement of the impact of Beacon Therapeutic included:

Clients Served

  • 2,512 participants assisted throughout the agency including 1,129 children
  • 35,500 hours of mental health services completed  

Educational Services

  • 19% of students in elementary grades re-integrated to their home school
  • 100% of 8th graders received their 8th grade diplomas
  • 30% of eligible high school students re-integrated to their home school
  • 100% of eligible seniors received their high school diplomas
  • 88% high school graduates transitioned to post-secondary education and/or employment

Homeless Outreach Services

  • 430 households including 752 children received supportive services
  • 263 homeless families were housed

Outpatient/Intensive Outpatient Services

  • 565 hours of outpatient therapy services provided
  • 26,771 hours of intensive outpatient services provided