Day Care Programs for Children with Autism

Day Care Programs for Children with Autism

Birth to Age 3

Acorn Child Care Center - Good Shepard

4815 W. 155th St. Oak Forest, IL
708-687-2600

Provides child care for individuals 6 months - 13 years; inclusive environment for both children who are typically development and with developmental disabilities. Staff have specialized training in caring for children with disabilities.  


Christopher House - Greenview

Contact: Megan Lytle, Social Service Worker
2507 N. Greenview Ave., Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 472-1083

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Christopher House - Logan Square

Contact: Caroline Yankee, Social Service Worker
3255 W. Altgeld St., Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 235-4073

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Christopher House - Rogers Park

Contact: Megan Lytle, Social Service Worker
7059 N. Greenview Ave., Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 274-5477

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Christopher House - Uptown

Contact: Beth Gary, Michelle Ruiz, or Jesus Ruiz
4701 N. Winthrop St., Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 769-4540

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Easterseals

Gilchrist-Marchman Child Development Center
Raina Sajous, Program manager
1312 S. Racine Ave, Chicago, IL 60608
Phone: (312) 492-7402
Email: rsajous@easterseals.org

Gilchrist Marchman Child Development Center is an inclusive early childhood and education program recognized for high quality, family-centered education for children ages 6 months to 5 years.


Illinois Action for Children

Chicago's South Suburbs
Felicia McBride, FNP Project Development Manager
felicia.mcbride@actforchildren.org
773-356-8110

The Illinois Action for Children progam links families to financial support for child care, Early Head Start, Head Start, and Pre-School For All services. The ReCharge Program is a free summer fitness and wellness program for families in the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) developments offered to children between ages 6 and 14.

Preschool

Christopher House - Logan Square

Contact: Caroline Yankee, Social Service Worker
3255 W. Altgeld St., Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 235-4073

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Christopher House - Greenview

Contact: Megan Lytle, Social Service Worker
2507 N. Greenview Ave., Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (773) 472-1083

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Christopher House - Rogers Park

Contact: Megan Lytle, Social Service Worker
7059 N. Greenview Ave., Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 274-5477

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Christopher House - Uptown

Contact: Beth Gary, Michelle Ruiz, or Jesus Ruiz
4701 N. Winthrop St., Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 769-4540

Christopher House provides free or reduced cost early childhood education services and high quality childcare as well as family support services. They welcome and support children with diagnosed or suspected disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders.


Easterseals

Gilchrist-Marchman Child Development Center
Raina Sajous, Program manager
1312 S. Racine Ave, Chicago, IL 60608
Phone: (312) 492-7402
Email: rsajous@easterseals.org

Gilchrist Marchman Child Development Center is an inclusive early childhood and education program recognized for high quality, family-centered education for children ages 6 months to 5 years.