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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    Rockford Parent Support Group

    January 20, 2017

    Regular monthly meeting for parents of children with special healthcare needs This month's meeting will be an open forum and include planning for the upcoming year....

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    Chicagoland Autism Connection Meeting

    January 21, 2017

    First parent support group meeting of the new year Chicagoland Autism Connection's first parent meeting of 2017 is scheduled for Jan. 21. The meeting will...

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    Sensory Night at Springfield Sky Zone

    January 23, 2017

    Indoor trampoline park will accommodate jumpers with special needs Sky Zone in Springfield announced that it will turn off the music, limit distractions and make every...