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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    Southern Illinois Galaxy Ride

    August 14, 2017

    Chicago's Adler Planetarium Southern Illinois Tour Chicago's Adler Planetarium is taking their show on the road. The Galaxy Ride will make stops in towns both...

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    Stronghurst Park Health Fair

    August 16, 2017

    Event includes free health screenings and kids activities. Eagle View Community Health System is hosting a Health Fair on Aug. 16, from 12 to 3 p.m....

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    SIU Center for Family Medicine's Family Fun and Health Fair

    August 16, 2017

    Free health screenings and activities for kids. The Family Fun and Health Fair is a free event for the whole family to learn more about the different...