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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    Youth Golf Clinics

    June 2, 2016

    Golf for Kids with Disabilities Youth ages 8-17 get individualized instruction to meet their golfing needs.  Cost is $15 per clinic. A Registration Form and Physician Release...

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    Read for the Win

    June 4, 2016

    Kids of all ages are encouraged to join the Lincoln Library's summer reading program. Reading begins Saturday, June 4th and ends Saturday, July 31st. Sign...

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    Fun with Basketballs

    June 4, 2016

    Games are fun! Autism Society of Central Illinois is hosting this free private event for families with children who have autism. Children will play, learn, and socialize. The...