GUIDES - Algonquin Longhouse

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Guides Program
of the Algonquin Longhouse, Inc. NFP

Buildng memories that last two lifetimes

The Algonquin Longhouse, Inc. NFP proudly offers an opportunity for Parents and their Sons to enjoy the Guides experience.  Our programs have advanced but are based on the original program developed over 90 years ago and are continuing to adapt as we grow in size and messaging.


Dads & Sons can participate in one of four separate Nations consisting of twenty-seven different tribes.  Below are the communities each of the Nations have members in.

Comanche - Chicago, Homer Glen, Mokena, Momence, Justice, New Lenox, Oak Lawn, Orland Park, Palos Heights, Tinley Park, St. John (IN)

Iroquois – Barrington, Barrington Hills, Deer Park, Hawthorn Woods, Hoffman Estates, Killdeer, Lake Barrington, Lake Zurich, Long Grove, Mundelein, North Barrington, Port Barrington, South Barrington, Tower Lakes 

Kickapoo – Arlington Heights, Bartlett, Buffalo Grove, Cary, Chicago, Downers Grove, Fox River Grove, Long Grove, Palatine, Rockford, Wauconda

Phoenix - Palatine, Arlington Heights, Inverness, Hoffman Estates, Elmhurst, Elk Grove Village, South Barrington, Mundelein

For additional information about the Guide Programs, please see the links for our four Guide Nations.

Following is a list of the AIMS and links to videos that will teach you and your child how to sign each one:

AIM 1: To be clean in body and pure in heart
AIM 2: To be friends forever with my daughter / dad
AIM 3: To love the sacred circle of my family
AIM 4: Be attentive while other people speak
AIM 5: To love my neighbor same as myself
AIM 6: To seek and preserve the beauty of the Great Spirits work through forest, field and stream

For specific information about the Guides Program, please contact our Federation Chief or one of our Nation Chiefs directly:


Email address

Federation Chief

Phoenix Nation Chief

Comanche Chief

Iroquois Nation Chief

Kickapoo Nation Chief

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