We’re here to help.

We partner with Illinois families and communities to help children and youth with special healthcare needs connect to services and resources.

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Who we help.

We serve thousands of families in all counties across the State of Illinois.

To have an organization that... (makes) the family’s job, even though it’s a difficult one, run more smoothly, that’s what Specialized Care for Children really does.
— Gordon Jones

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    Parent Support Group - Rockford

    February 19, 2016

    Get the support your child needs for school. At February's support group, Rose Slaght from Family Matters will talk about the information needed before an IEP, how to share information...

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    Everyone at Play

    February 21, 2016

    Explore 17 museum exhibits and 2 acres outdoors. Everyone at Play encourages linguistic, cognitive, motor, and social skills for children ages birth through 8. Kohl says...

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    Cabin Fever

    February 27, 2016

    Winter got you down?  Looking for something fun to do on a Saturday night? Join the Henry County Youth Services Bureau for its annual fundraiser, Cabin...