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  • Category Archives: Seminars, Training and Community Events Opportunities

    Alzheimers Association Northern IL Branch

    Offers a variety of services to Alzheimer’s patients, families, and caregivers and to professionals on the subject of the disease.

    The Arc

    Non-profit organization that serves adults and children with developmental disabilities and their families by providing a variety of services, programs, and activities that include: resource referral, low-cost guardianship assistance, home based support service facilitation, money management, skills training, social activities, outreach and education, and advocacy.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Gateway Services Inc

    Provides services to adults and children with disabilities and encourages community integration and involvement. Adult services include: case coordination, assists in independent living, community integrated living arrangements, family support, developmental training, home based services, and community employment services. Children’s services include a variety of early intervention programs and services.

    Comprehensive Community Solutions Inc

    Job training and placement services for disadvantaged youth.

    Lee County Council on Aging

    Provides seniors in Lee County with opportunities for enriching their lives. They perform health screenings, and vision assistance and screening, and offer a bus that is usable for people who have disabilities that takes them to various places they may need to go in the community. Assistance is available for seniors who are caregivers, and there are many social events are available.

    Booker Washington Community Center

    Multi-service community center offering educational, recreational, social and cultural programs. Includes Senior Activity Center, computer training, organized sports, youth theatre, summer day camp and Operation Homework.

    Alzheimers Association Rock River Branch

    Support offered to patients with Alzheimer’s, their families and caregivers which includes support groups, 24 hour Helpline, referral to community service, and access to up-to-date information on therapy, research, and ultimately a cure.