Resources for Parents

If you’re looking for answers to questions about insurance billing, home-based waivers, support groups or how to get your child an IEP and more.

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Email ask@jcfs.org or call 855.275.5237 (855.ASK.JCFS). We’re here to help connect you to our network of programs and services.

Resources for Parents

Adaptive equipment, therapies and more...

Home-based Waiver

Adaptive equipment, therapies and more...

Learn how to design and purchase home-based services through the Illinois Department of Human Services.

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Insurance Billing

Insurance Billing

Questions about insurance?

JCFS is part of the following insurance networks: BCBS PPO Network, Aetna PPO Network, Humana HMO, Humana PPO Network
 

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Respite

Respite Services

Short-term relief for caregivers

Support and short-term relief for families caring for children with special needs.

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Sibshops

SibShops

A place for siblings to connect

Siblings of children with special need an opportunity to meet other siblings in a relaxed, supportive and recreational setting.

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Legal Advocacy Center

Legal Advocacy Center

Consultation, information, referrals and legal representation

Experts in special education law, mental health and developmental disabilities law, and adult guardianship law.

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Education & Support Groups

Education & Support Groups

One-time, ongoing...find a time that's right for you

From adoption to addiction, grief and loss to developmental delays, you can find the information and support you need at JCFS.

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