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North Shore Mosquito Abatement District
117 Northfield Rd, Northfield, IL 60093
When the mosquitos are out, residents of the North Shore suburbs of Chicago can turn to the experts in mosquito control.More The public agency is charged with keeping mosquitos under control to prevent the spread of West Nile Virus, and other diseases. The agency communicates with homeowners regarding problem areas, and also works to avoid spraying property inhabited by people with a medical condition that might make spraying harmful.  The agency sprays using truck-mounted and other systems, and uses a variety of insecticides. They target mosquito larvae in standing water, as well as flying, adult mosquitos. The agency serves Evanston, Glencoe, Glenview/Golf, Kenilworth, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove, Niles, Northbrook, Northfield, Skokie, Wilmette and Winnetka.
National Alliance on Mental Illness - Cook County North Suburban
420 W Frontage Rd, Northfield, IL 60093

This non-profit organization is focused on providing help to those who suffer from mental illness, and theirMore families. There is no charge and there are free weekly support groups at various places in the communities that the Alliance serves.

It provides ways for people who are impacted by mental illness to communicate with others for support and to build a sense of community through participating in performance-based events and organized walks.

The Alliance offers training for mental health professionals and advises on ways the community can contribute to helping those who suffer from mental illness.

It serves the communities of Des Plaines, Evanston, Glencoe, Glenview, Golf, Kenilworth, Morton Grove, Mount Prospect, Niles, Northbrook, Northfield, Park Ridge, Prospect Heights, Skokie, Wilmette and Winnetka.