Advocacy and Education
The Arc US:

The Arc of Illinois:

Illinois Lifespan:

The Family Support Network:

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities:
Cerebral Palsy Guide: 

Disability is Natural:

Family Matters:

The Autism Program:

Autism Society of Illinois: 

Institute on Disability and Human Development:

UPS For DownS:

National Down Syndrome Society:


Equip for Equality:

State and Federal Agencies
Illinois Department of Humans Services Division of Developmental Disabilities:

PUNS (Prioritization of Urgency of Need for Services)- the State waiting list:

Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities:

Medicare and Medicaid:

Social Security:

Health and Human Services:

Federal Disability Information:

Local Disability Agencies

Access Services of Northern Illinois:


Barbara Olson Center of Hope:

Easter Seals:

Illinois Growth Enterprises:

Village of Progress:

Milestone, Inc:


Goldie Floberg Center:

Walter Lawson:

Achievement Unlimited/Frances House:

Special Olympics Illinois:

The Northwestern Illinois Association:

UIC Division of Specialized Care for Children:

Other Agencies

Northwestern Illinois Area Agency on Aging:

Park Districts:





Rockford Mass Transit District: