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.
October 9, 2020
To celebrate World Mental Health Day, DSCC promotes the importance of social connection and ways to support it. The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Division...
October 7, 2020
Project Mobility awards adaptive bikes to seven youth with mobility issues Six-year-old-Dayna loves to keep up with her older brothers. But keeping up became a...
September 16, 2020
Note: This post was updated on Sept. 24, 2020 All staff have returned to work at the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Division of Specialized...
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...
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...
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...