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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    8th Annual Disability to Possibility

    February 20, 2016

    Free workshop offers a wide range of topics related to raising children with special needs and the opportunity to connect with other parents. Disability to...

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    Autism Society Central Illinois Skating Party

    February 20, 2016

    Enjoy a night of roller skating and connecting with others. ASCI is hosting the free skating party for individuals with autism or Asperger's, and their families. For...