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Find out about news and events for children with special health care needs.

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Free Summer Meals for Kids

July 6th, 2021

Summer Food Service Program provides healthy meals and snacks to children 18 and under   Many Illinois families depend on their children’s schools to provide regular, nutritious meals throughout the school year. The financial strain…

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Scholarships for Illinois Adults With Spina Bifida

June 21st, 2021

Three scholarship opportunities available Are you an Illinois adult living with spina bifida and continuing your education? The Illinois Spina Bifida Association (ISBA) is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2021-22 school year. Several scholarships are…

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Podcast Highlights DSCC “Resource Hunter”

June 14th, 2021

Mom’s new podcast features Care Coordinator Amanda Kaufman and how she helps children with medical complexity through DSCC As a Care Coordinator in the Home Care Program, Amanda Kaufman guides parents and caregivers as they…

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