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Mokena Resources

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  • Special Recreation Associations in Illinois

    The Special Recreation Associations Network of Illinois (SRANI) is a network of therapeutic recreation agencies. Special Recreation Associations provide community-based special recreation services to children and adults with disabilities.

     

  • American Youth Soccer Organization VIP Program

    The American Youth Soccer Organization Very Important Players (AYSO VIP) Program provides a quality soccer experience for children and adults whose physical or mental disabilities make it difficult to successfully participate on mainstream teams.

    VIP teams may include:
    •  Blind or visually impaired
    •  Amputees or with conditions that impair mobility
    •  Mentally or emotionally challenged
    •  Autistic
    •  Down syndrome
    •  Cerebral Palsy

    If you are ready to have your child play or would like more information please contact your local AYSO Region. To find your Region contact AYSO National Office at (800) 872-2976   or email vip@ayso.org.

  • STARNET Region II

    Illinois STARNET provides a variety of opportunities for personal and professional growth for those who touch the lives of young children, ages birth through eight, with an emphasis on children with special needs. STARNET supports family-centered, researched, and effective practices in early childhood education and care.

    STARNET
    2626 S. Clearbrook Dr.
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4626
    Phone 224-366-8579
    Fax 847-278-5434
    Email: starnet@cps.edu

  • Aunt Martha’s Youth Service Center

    Assists families and youths in crisis. Services focus on housing, relationships, homeless youth, youth needing family intervention, and counseling.

  • Will County Health Department

    Provides comprehensive public health programs and primary health care and dental services for medically under-served residents.

    (815) 727-8480

  • Sertoma Centre, Inc.

    Offers a sheltered workshop environment where people work with supervision in a supportive setting.

  • Services of Will, Grundy & Kankakee Counties, Inc. (CFC #15) Early Intervention

    Provides resources and support for children 0-3 with developmental disabilities in Grundy, Kankakee, and Will Counties.

    2300 Glenwood Avenue
    Joliet, IL 60436

    (888) 329-0633

  • Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic

    As a part of the UIC Department of Disability and Human Development, this clinic provides comprehensive assessment and treatment services for children, adolescents, and adults with developmental disabilities.