Little Village is bounded roughly by the CTA Pink Line to the North, the railroad tracks to the West, S. Western Ave to the East, and 33rd St. to the South.
Issues Reported by People
Community members living in Little Village reported depression and anxiety equally as their most common issue, followed by trauma and anger control. Close to half of respondents (39%) reported depression and anxiety as an issue while trauma and anger control followed equally (27%) as the second issue of concern.
Issues Respondents in Little Village Reported by Gender
Issues Respondents in Little Village Reported by Place of Birth
Willingness to Seek Professional Support
69% of respondents from Little Village felt more willing to seek professional support if they listed at least one concern on the survey.
72% of women in Little Village felt willing to seek professional support to address their concerns, compared to 60% of men.
73% of the immigrant population in Little Village felt willing to seek professional support, compared to 49% of the population that was born in the U.S. living in Pilsen.
69% of respondents in Little Village felt willing to seek professional support, compared to 50% of respondents who did not list a concern.
Barriers to Accessing Support
The top barrier (50%) to accessing services to address
community members' prominent issues is the cost of services. This is followed second by lack of insurance (38%), and third by not knowing where to go for services (29%).
52% of women in Little Village felt cost of services is their top barrier to accessing support,compared to 46% of men who agreed.
51% of the immigrant population in Little Village felt cost of services is their top barrier to accessing support, compared to 45% of the population who was born in the U.S. living in the U.S.