The Carterville Chamber Business Spotlight of the Week is Caritas Family Solutions.
Since 1947, Caritas Family Solutions has been providing social services that help people of all ages to reach their full potential. Headquartered in Belleville, Caritas helps more than 4,500 individuals annually across Southern Illinois from offices located in Belleville, Carterville, Mount Vernon, Olney, East Alton, and Effingham. The regional office in Carterville serves the southernmost counties of the state and moved to its current location from Carbondale in 2013. Services provided in the Carterville office include adoption, pregnancy care, foster care, counseling, and multisystemic therapy (MST) for at-risk youth. Caritas is the largest foster care and adoption service provider in Southern Illinois, and the third largest in the state. There are more than 345 local children in foster care served through the Carterville office alone. If you would like to help, please consider becoming a Secret Santa Year Round! For additional information, visit www.caritasfamilysolutions.org.