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.

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.
— Trooper's mom, Brandy Santiago

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  • Special Kids Drive-By Santa & Holiday Party in Elmhurst

    December 2, 2020

    A holiday party for children with special needs from the safety of your own car. Families of children with special needs are invited to see...

  • McHenry County Sibshops

    December 5, 2020

      Fun virtual opportunity for siblings of children with special needs Sibshops are an opportunity for brothers and sisters of children with special health, mental...

  • Webinar - "Your Rights in the Vocational Rehabilitation Process"

    December 8, 2020

      Free webinar discusses how the vocational rehabilitation process helps transition-age youth and promotes self-advocacy skills The Illinois Life Span Program of The Arc of...