George Ryan Jr.


Mayor Ralph Bailey


Alderman Tyler Tall

Board Member

Honorary Board Members

Katy Dean 

Secretary Emeritus

Toi Hutchinson

Illinois State Senator 40th District

Katherine Cloonen

Illinois State Representative 79th District

Kathleen Kane-Willis

Director of the Illinois Consortium on Drug Policy

Lisa Dugan

Former Illinois State Representative 79th District

Vallabh Patel, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Vallabh Patel is an internist in Kankakee, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Presence St. Mary's Hospital and Riverside Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Government Medical College Gujurat and has been in practice for more than 20 years

Victor Nevarez, CADC, QHEIC

Clinical Director

Bill Barnes

Director of Community Relations and Development

700 E. Court St Kankakee, IL 60901

Tel: (815) 939-0125

Fax: (815) 929-1651

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Medication: Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 12:00 pm  Sat  7:00 am - 9:00 am

Office/Counseling:  Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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