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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    Destination Discovery: Fall Extravaganza in Springfield

    November 16, 2019

    Event to support development through purposeful play and peer-to-peer interaction. GiGi's Playhouses are Down syndrome achievement centers that provide resources, specialized teaching and support to...

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    "Everyone at Play" at Kohl Children's Museum of Greater Chicago

    November 17, 2019

    A free morning of museum exploration for children with special needs and their families. The "Everyone at Play" event for children with special needs and...

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    Low-Sensory Early Exploration at Museum of Science and Industry

    November 17, 2019

    A series of events dedicated to providing sensory-friendly time with Museum exhibits. Low-Sensory Early Exploration are free events at Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry...