We build strong family foundations and
rebuild those impacted by
substance abuse, child abuse and
other life challenges.
Breaking Free has been accredited by CARF International for its Intensive Outpatient Adolescent and Adult Integrated treatment programs,
Outpatient Adolescent and Adult Integrated treatment programs, Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention programs, and Family Based child
abuse prevention programs.
CARF International establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs
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How You Make
For over 30 years Breaking Free's
passionate and proven approach has
been strengthening the lives of 15,000
staff uses nationally recognized prevention and educational programs to build the life skills people need to thrive and make positive
decisions for themselves and their families.
You can help us change a life and make a difference - TODAY!
At Breaking Free we provide hope and help to people each day. Every single
dollar makes a huge difference in a child's future, an adolescent's path, and an adult's choices.
Our sliding scale fees mean
will be turned away because of economic circumstances.
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Breaking Free is committed to one goal:
helping individuals and families live in a
community where everyone reaches their
Breaking Free cannot accomplish its goal
alone. Based in Aurora, IL, we collaborate
with schools, law enforcement agencies,
coalitions and other human service
organizations to help strengthen communities
in the five-county area we serve.
was founded in 1975 by a
community coalition and incorporated in
Illinois in 1977 as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.
Here are some ways you can make a difference:
April 7, 2016
An annual community culinary event featuring signature dishes from
June 6, 2016
Annual golf outing honoring Aurora businessman and philanthropist Jack Morcos
for his passionate commitment to helping
others in our community.