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  • Category Archives: Education & Educational Rights

    Kreider Services

    Provides direct care programs to people with developmental disabilities, such as: early intervention, skills training, workshop production, creative employment, community living, individual supports, and respite services.

    La Voz Latina Hispanic Resource Development Center

    Bilingual services including: adult education, job placement, counseling information and referrral, interpretation and translation, youth tutoring and citizenship.

    Lincolns Challenge

    Free military modeled residential training program for ages 16- 18. 17 month program. Earn GED and receive a graduation stipend to pursue continuing education. Contact Autumn Byrd at 708-343-8104 for more information.

    Literacy Council

    Reading, writing, life skills, & math instruction.

    Lydia Counseling Center

    Counseling from a Christian perspective. Individual and family. Insurance, private pay, and sliding scale available.

    Malcom Eaton Enterprises

    Serves people who have disabilities and offers community employment programs, residential services, developmental training, production/regular work program/work training services, respite/specialized services, after school programs, and a low-cost guardianship program.

    Meld Employment Assistance & Workforce Development

    GED tutoring/ career planning for young parents.

    Mosaic in Rockford

    Provides residential services to adults with disabilities and assists them in achieving their goals. Provides assistance in independence, home management, vocational skills, community participation, transportation, leisure, and spiritual awareness.

    NICIL – Northwestern IL Center for Independent Living

    Advocates for individuals with disabilities who want to live more independently. Provides peer support, information and referrals, independent skills training, community reintegration programs, support groups, public education and outreach, and sign language classes.

    Northwestern Illinois Area Agency on Aging

    Non-profit organization who helps older people gain independence and live with dignity, and improves the quality of life for older persons and thier caregivers. Services include: information and assistance, resource center, pharmaceutical assistance, caregiver and grandparent services, employment assistance and elder abuse.