Building a Better Future for All Children

Category: Child Care

  • Investment Partner: Good Sheperd Center for Exceptional Children
  • Investment Location: South suburban Cook and Champaign Counties

​Project will develop capacity for child care providers in south suburban Cook and Champaign Counties to serve all children and avoid expulsions. Training on serving children with special needs will be developed and presented through in-person and then web-based webinars. Cadres of child care staff receive more intensive training to write and implement intervention plans which is paired with on-site technical assistance by an appropriate therapist to ensure successful implementation.


Brenda McCormick

Margaret Harkness