is the connecting link to resources for Illinois families on raising and educating their children and a menu of resources for schools in their work with families.
Here you will discover educational resources, local programs, organizations, and events that provide parenting information and services for Illinois families.
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Jewish Community Centers of Chicago-Skokie
We provide full day care, preschool, kindergarten, and after school recreation. The JCC serves families and children ages two months through grade school. We offer parenting information, recreation, day camps, and family activities. We have more things to learn, more ways to stay fit, more connections to make to get more out of life. Everyone is welcome. Bring the whole family.
Phone: (847) 763-3500
University of Illinois Extension- Calhoun, Cass, Greene, Morgan, and Scott Counties
Our program areas include: 4-H and Youth; Agriculture and Natural Resources; Children, Families, and Seniors; Horticulture and Environment; Just for Kids; Just for Teachers; Nutrition and Health; Money Management and Consumer Economics; Community and Economic Development; and Schools Online. Ages served include: adults, children birth to 5 years old early care and education, elementary, middle, and high school students.
Phone: (217) 243-7424
Heartlinks Grief Center
Heartlinks is a place of hope providing a variety of services to children, teens, families, and adults who are trying to manage the serious illness or death of someone they love. We offer support groups for families and adult individuals, counseling services, trauma services, and grief services to schools and communities in six counties in southwestern Illinois.
Phone: (618) 684-3143