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.
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.
February 2, 2018
Popular movie about a boy with craniofacial differences strikes a chord with DSCC participants. The hit movie “Wonder,” based on a best-selling book about a...
January 16, 2018
Financial assistance and resources from DSCC helped Payton's family pay for modifications to their home and vehicle so he can stay active. Eight-year-old Payton was born with a gene...
January 10, 2018
Illinois Poison Center warns families of the risks associated with cold and flu products containing camphor. The holidays may be over, but cold and flu...
March 3, 2018
Participate in in-depth discussions and learn from experts in the field and fellow parents. The Southern Illinois Vision Conference will take place March 3 at...
March 10, 2018
Free event provides opportunity to network and gain resources. Families who live north of Interstate 80 are invited to attend the March 10 Conference for Parents of Children who are...
March 14, 2018
Monthly deaf club bingo event in Joliet. The Disability Resource Center of Joliet invites the deaf community to attend Joliet Deaf Club Bingo. Hosted once...