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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Little girl with hearing aids smiling while wearing a Wonder Woman costume

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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  • Illinois Hands & Voices Guide By Your Side Halloween Costume Contest

    October 25, 2020

      Contest for children who are deaf/hard of hearing under the age of 12 Illinois Hands & Voices Guide By Your Side is hosting a...

  • The Arc's 2020 National Convention

    October 26, 2020

      A free virtual event to learn from professionals and individuals in the disability community. The Arc’s National Convention is an opportunity to connect and...

  • Webinar - "Your Child's Right to Appropriate Transition Services"

    October 27, 2020

      Free training on your child's right to appropriate, individualized transition planning and services Family Matters Parent Training & Information Center is hosting a training...