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.

(DSCC Care Coordinators and staff) were a shoulder to lean on. They showed that they genuinely cared about my well-being as I was growing up and through school. They really showed a lot of love and support for all of the hard things that we were going through.
— Former participant Zayd Jawad

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    Family Night Out at DuPage Children's Museum

    February 16, 2019

    An evening of play and learning for children with special needs and their families. Family Night Out at the DuPage Children's Museum is scheduled for...

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

    February 17, 2019

    A free morning of museum exploration for children with special needs and their families. The "Everyone at Play" event takes place at Kohl Children's Museum...

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    South of I-70 Conference for Parents of Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing

    February 23, 2019

    Free event provides opportunity to network and gain resources. Families who live south of Interstate 70 are invited to attend the Feb. 23 Conference for Parents...