Caravel Autism Health

Applied Behavior Analysis, Diagnostic evaluations for Autism Spectrum Disorder and psychological services. We work on increasing communication, social skills, independent living skills (e.g., toilet training), and preparing children with school-readiness skills.  We assist families with Medicare by providing independent contacts to help with identifying funding sources for ABA therapy.  We provide therapy both in Clinic and in home. We work with families based on their individual needs. 

Address: Locations in Geneva and Elgin
Phone: 844-583-5437
Eligibility: Autism diagnosis, need of diagnostic evaluation to rule in or out Autism, families with children who have a diagnosis or are in need of a diagnostic evaluation
Insurance: BCBS, Aetna, UHC, Cigna and more
Language: English, Spanish (access to translators for other languages)
CUSD 300: deLacey Family Education Center- Parents As Teachers B-3 Program

​We offer developmental screenings for children 2-34 months. Services also include caregiver support, referrals, parent education and training. Parents as Teachers curriculum​

Address: 50 Cleveland Avenue, Carpentersville, IL 60110
Phone: 224-484-2329
Eligibility: Must reside within CUSD 300 boundaries. 2-34 months for developmental screening. Caregiver must qualify with high risk stressors such as low income, low educational attainment, history of mental illness, etc
Language: English and Spanish
Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley

​Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley provides expert multi-discipline pediatric services for infants, children and adults with mild developmental delays, complex disabilities or undiagnosed concerns at our centers in Villa Park, Elgin and Naperville. Our core services for infants, children and adults include physical, occupational and speech therapies, while also offering leading assistive technology therapy, medical nutrition services, audiology, behavior therapy, developmental evaluations, social services, specialty clinics, and a continuing education program.  ​

Phone: 630-620-4433
Eligibility: Children Ages: Birth to 18 with Developmental Delays or Disabilities
Insurance: We accept most insurance plans.
Language: English, Spanish
Elgin Partnership for Early Learning (EPEL)

​Resources for families with children ages birth to five to support their learning and opportunities to prepare them for Kindergarten. Help make connections to early care opportunities traditional and non-traditional: home visiting, child care, preschool, child care assistance funding, developmental and social-emotional screenings, early learning laundromat programs, parenting programs, meeting families where they are in the community.​

Address: 220 E. Chicago Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: 847-452-2457 (844-KID-INFO)
Eligibility: Available to all families. No criteria.
Elgin School District U-46-Give Me FIve!

​Give Me Five is a program partnering with families, caregivers, teachers and the community to ensure that all young children are prepared for school because getting ready for kindergarten starts at birth. Find information on this site about the five main areas of focus to prepare your child for school as well as parent resources and information about U-46 programs for young children. 

Address: 355 East Chicago Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: 847-888-5000 ex. 6094
Eligibility: Children/Familes must live in Elgin School District U-46 boundaries.
Elgin School District U-46-Parents as Teachers

​Home visiting services for families with children aged prenatal - 3 years. Health and developmental screenings. Group connections​

Address: 1019 E. Chicago Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: 847-888-5000 ext. 6003
Eligibility: Must live within School District U-46 boundaries. For parents with with children prenatal - 3 years of age
Insurance: N/A There is no charge for services.
Language: English, Spanish
Family Focus Kapur Center Aurora

Family Focus will drive education and advocacy opportunities in the areas of Early Childhood, Youth Development, and Family Support, key program streams that we deliver in several communities. Advocacy will be directed toward issues that our community and participants face on a daily basis which include economic asset development, housing, health access and equity, public safety, immigrant supports, and overall racial equity​​.

Address: 1444 N. Farnsworth Ave, Ste 200, Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-844-2550
Eligibility: Based on assessment
Language: English and Spanish
Fox Valley United Way/SPARK

Free developmental screenings for any child birth to five, Gateway to Early Childhood Interviews to determine the individual family's needs and then connect them to quality early childhood supports and services​

Address: 44 East Galena Blvd., Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-896-4636
Eligibility: Family with at least one child birth to five, or a pregnant mother. Serving southern Kane County (St. Charles and south), all of Kendall county and all of the city of Aurora (all counties)
Insurance: N/A
Language: English  and Spanish
Greater Family Health
Services include adult, adolescent, pediatric and women’s health services, dental care for all ages, behavioral health, including counseling, psychiatry and substance use disorder services, and LGBTQ health services. Additional services include Family Planning, Case Management, Health Benefits Enrollment, HIV and STD testing and treatment, and COVID-19 testing and vaccination. Family Case Management, a home-visiting program, is also available for pregnant women and families with a baby under the age of 1. 

Address: 373 Summit St, Ste 100, Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: (844) 599-3700
Eligibility: Accepts all insured and uninsured individuals and families. Patients will have to provide proof of income and family size information in order to qualify for sliding fee discount. Services are available regardless of immigration status.
Insurance: Medicaid, Medicare, Private/Commercial PPO/HMO, and Uninsured -
Language: Staff speaks many different languages, including Spanish, Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu, Polish, Tagalog, Russian, and more. We also offer translation services for multiple languages. If translation services needed, please ask us during your visit.
Kane County Health Department - Disease Prevention

​Immunizations: 0-18 yrs of age 

 Lead: 0-6 yrs of age with elevated blood lead levels (>5)

 T.B.: Diagnostic test positive for T.B., all ages, all payer sources

 High Risk Infant: Kane residents, referral from the state.​​​

Address: 1240 N. Highland Ave, Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: (630) 208-3801
Eligibility: Varies per program
Insurance: Uninsured, underinsured, State of Illinois insurance plans/Medicaid
Language: English, Spanish (interpreting service available if needed for other languages)
Kane County Health Department-Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation supports 0-5 child care providers/centers around challenging behaviors, parent-provider relationships, and organizational relationships. We do not provide therapy for children or work 1:1 with children- we support children's caregivers.​

Address: 1240 N, Highland Ave, Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: 630-426-9113
Eligibility: Child care provider, center or FCC, licensed/unlicensed, business resides in Kane or DuPage counties eligible to receive support free of charge. Client is the child care provider, not the parent or the child, if referral, provider needs to be contacted
Insurance: Services are free
Language: English
St. Charles CUSD #303-Fox Ridge Early Childhood Center

​Education (3-5 yr olds): Preschool for All (English and Bilingual/Spanish), Special Education, Developmental screening​

Address: 1905 E Tyler Rd., St. Charles, IL 60174
Phone: 331-228-4834
Eligibility: Programming: 3-5 years old and not eligible for kindergarten Live in CUSD 303 school boundaries or McKinney-Vento eligible Developmental Screening- children under 5
Insurance: N/a
Summit Early Learning Center

​The Preschool Program at Summit School Early Learning Center is designed to provide a high quality preschool program that supports children who may be at risk of not progressing at a rate anticipated for potential success in kindergarten. Summit School Early Learning Center currently is awarded funding by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) to provide a Preschool For All program, and the Department of Human Services (DHS) to provide a Title XX Program. These programs are offered at no cost to families.​​

Address: 333 W. River Rd., Elgin, IL 60123
Phone: 847-468-0490
Eligibility: Preschool programming available for 3-5 year olds at risk for learning.
Thrive Pediatrics

​Thrive Pediatrics is a holistic based, vaccine friendly pediatric office that offers preventative well-child exams, same day sick appointments, complimentary prenatal consultations, and treatment for behavioral and mental health concerns including ADHD, anxiety and depression and LGBTQ​​

Address: 2410 Alft Lane, Suite 100, Elgin, IL 60124
Phone: 847-531-4883
Eligibility: 0-21 years old
Insurance: Self-pay or Insurance: Aetna, BCBS PPO, Cigna, Humana, Medicare, United Healthcare, Medicaid pending, BCBS HMO
Language: English, Spanish
VNA Health Care-Healthy Families

Free home-visiting and doula services for expecting, first and second time moms of any age and income.  Supports include: Doula and Home Visitor support, parent education, developmental screenings, community resource connections, advocacy, food, and caregiver supports.  We also offer free virtual prenatal classes. Link to sign up is on the website. All are welcome.

Address: 1400 Indian Avenue, Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-978-2532 ex. 8398
Eligibility: Expecting, first and second time moms.
Insurance: No insurance needed
Language: English, Spanish
West Aurora SD 129-Parents as Teachers

​Home visiting program for families that have prenatal-3 year olds within SD129 boundaries.

Address: 1870 West Galena Blvd., Aurora, IL 60506
Phone: 630-301-5371
Eligibility: Must live withing SD129 boundaries and have some of our high stressors.
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago - Childcare Resource & Referral

​Serves all of Kane County! Child Care Resource and Referral (CCAP) team helps families apply for child care assistance (financial aid to pay for child care) and connects them with local high quality child care providers (both center and in-home) that accept assistance in their community.  Has access with over 2,000 child care programs Head Start & Early Head Start Programs, Connections to supportive resources


Address: 2055 Army Trail Road, Addison, IL 60101
Phone: 630-790-6600
Eligibility: Enrollment based on income and possible categorical eligibility criteria (Aurora, Carpentersville, Elgin) Serving children 6 weeks to 5 years of age.  Child Care Assistance families must fall below 200% of FPL
Insurance: Financial assistance for child care