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Community Resources

                Child Care Assistance                

Kane County: YWCA Child Care Resource and Referral Center (YWCA CCR&R) promotes and facilitates affordable, quality childcare through assistance, education, and advocacy. Parents in Kane and DuPage counties can call the YWCA CCR&R to receive a free customized referral and speak with a parent educator.

Cook County: Illinois Action for Children The Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP), funded by the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS), assists low-income working families with paying for childcare services.

 Home Visitation

Home visitation is for pregnant mothers and/or families with children from ages birth to three. Home visitors share information with families on topics such as child health, development, nutrition, and much more. They will also help connect families to other services that they may need.
U-46 Parents as Teachers Click here                     Kane County HomeVisitation Click Here 


Preschool & Early Learning Opportunities   Child Care Opportunities  Family Care Providers

By attending a high-quality preschool or other early learning opportunities, children 3-5 years of age 
are prepared to enter kindergarten ready to learn. Click above for childcare and family care providers.

Health

Access to quality health services ensures that your family achieves the best possible health
outcomes 
so that children are ready to succeed in school and in life.


 Education & Job Training

As a parent, it is natural to be concerned about accessing high-quality education for your children. 
Don't forget to think about yourself, too!


General Family Support


Other Community Resources

Food banks, Crisis Center, Housing Support, etc...


211 Information

   A guide to community resources and help in Kane County Call 211.