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.
How we help.
How we help you and your child depends on your specific preferences and needs. Our Care Coordinators can support you in the following areas:
Who we help.
We serve thousands of families in all counties across the State of Illinois.
The reassurance you gave me that (my Care Coordinator) was here and he understood and if I needed anything, I could just call or come to the office and it was OK. There was nothing we couldn’t handle.
April 14, 2021
Online training for families and professionals on caring for children with a tracheostomy with/without a ventilator A free course is available for how to care...
March 31, 2021
Ralph Schubert honored for 40 years helping Illinois children and families Ralph Schubert has received the Title V Lifetime Achievement Award from the federal Maternal...
March 8, 2021
Programs provide help for persons with disabilities, limited English-speaking taxpayers, low-income families and individuals over 60 Free tax help is available for Illinois residents in...
May 11, 2021
Free presentation for family members and those who work with young siblings of children with disabilities. Illinois STAR NET is hosting the webinar, "The...
May 11, 2021
A half-day presentation for families and professionals focused on government benefits and special needs estate and future planning. The Arc of Illinois is hosting...
May 12, 2021
Free virtual opportunity for Spanish-speaking families The Autism Program of Illinois and the University of Illinois Chicago's Department of Disability and Human Development are...