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Virtual SAILS Program – Supporting Adolescents With Independent Life Skills

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


A series of educational sessions on a variety of topics related to the transition to adult care

The Transition to Adult Care Team at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is hosting a virtual summer SAILS (Supporting Adolescents With Independent Life Skills) program.

The program includes a series of educational sessions on a variety of Transition to Adult Care topics, including:

  • Understanding your benefits as an adult
  • Mental health
  • College readiness

The SAILS sessions will be virtual using Microsoft Teams. A call-in option is also available.

The sessions take place on Wednesdays from 6 to 7 p.m. through Sept. 8.

The Aug. 18 session is for parents and will focus on letting go with presenter Jill Weissberg-Benchell, Ph.D.

Meeting log-in information and a full schedule of upcoming SAILS sessions are posted on the Lurie website. 

Feel free to attend as many sessions as you would like.

For more information, call Angela Berger at (312) 227-5356 or email