Contact: Grace Nowik
3631 W. Devon Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
Experienced stylists provide haircuts for children and adolescents with special needs. Clients include: Have Dreams and Misericordia.
Ages: all ages welcomed.
Cost: $25-$35 (haircuts).
Call for an appointment.
318 N. 11 Route 31, Suite Q
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
Experienced stylists provide haircuts for children and adolescents with special needs. Open: Tues.-Sat. (refer to website for hours).
Cost: $20-$25 (haircuts).
By appointment only.
Little Friends Center for Autism Salon Hair Cut Program
1001 E. Chicago Ave., Suite. 151
Naperville, IL 60540
The Little Friends Center for Autism's Salon Cut Program walks the learner through the steps of getting his/her hair cut in a salon by using easy-to-follow photo sequence cards. This colorful visual guide can be used as a social story or as cue cards. Training cards or book format available. Program designed by Patti Boheme and Carol Paske.
Sports Clips Randhurst Village
110 E. Kensington
Mt. Propsect, IL 60056
Ages: all ages welcomed.
Business hours: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: $5 (first time clients); $10 (returning clients).
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