Prairie Center Health Systems

1222 E Voorhees
Danville, IL 61832

(217) 477-4500

Gail Rainey, Chief Executive Officer
15 Member Voluntary Board



Alcohol and drug dependency and their consequences are leading causes of personal and family suffering and community problems resulting in major health and societal costs.  Prairie Center Health Systems, Inc. exists to directly help those affected by this disease and to inform, educate, and train others on the major impact of this disease, if left untreated.

The mission of Prairie Center Health Systems, Inc. is to provide the highest quality of prevention, intervention, and treatment services for alcoholism and chemical dependency, other addictions, and associated conditions to individuals, families, and communities in East Central Illinois.  Our organization addresses this mission through the services of its comprehensive treatment system facilities in Champaign, Urbana, and Danville.

Our organization offers a full array of treatment services for adults, including assessment, residential treatment, intensive outpatient, outpatient, and aftercare services.  The agency also offers Driving Under the Influence (DUI) assessment and risk education program, specialized correctional services, intensive case management services, HIV counseling and testing, toxicology, a youth outpatient program, and a comprehensive prevention program.  All DUI and residential services are provided at our Champaign facility.

Our organization provides outpatient, intensive outpatient, and prevention services at its Danville facility and in schools and other locations throughout the county.  For specific information on programs and services located in Vermilion County, please contact Susan Perkins, Clinical Director, at 477-4500 Ext 104.

All clients are treated with dignity and respect.  In all circumstances, our professional staff offers hope in guiding clients toward change and improving the quality of their lives in recovery.  Prairie Centerís agency-wide purpose is to help people improve their lives.  Individuals who participate in Prairie Center treatment services on an on-going basis are given the opportunity to improve social, emotional, psychological, cognitive, and family functioning, and attain the recovery they seek.  Since recovery needs are different for each person, a team of professionals helps each client develop a personalized plan to treat all aspects of the disease.  Since our founding in 1968 in Champaign, Illinois, our organization has been a leader in the treatment of alcoholism and other drug dependency in East Central Illinois and has successfully assisted thousands of men, women, and young people back into productive, healthy, and sober lives.

Prairie Center Health Systems, Inc. is funded by the Illinois Department of Human Services, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, the Vermilion County Mental Health 708 Board, United Way of Danville, federal grants, private and public contracts, client fees, and income received from investments and private contributions.