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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  • Webinar: Navigating the Transition Plan

    August 4, 2015

      This lunch and learning webinar walks you through a transition plan. Grab your lunch and head to your computer to learn about the Illinois...

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    Camp Free to Be

    August 4, 2015

    This day camp is perfect for that time between summer school and the beginning of the next school year. This two week summer day camp...

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    Peoria Chiefs Baseball Game

    August 5, 2015

    Families within children who have special needs can enjoy a free evening of baseball with Peoria Chiefs. Click here to pre-register as tickets are limited. RSVP...