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2016 World Series Program Book Ad

Our Ad in the 2016 MLB World Series Game Program

Congratulations Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians on reaching the 2016 World Series. We are excited to be a part of this historic series and thank you for visiting our site to learn more about Children's Home + Aid.
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Holidays 2016

Help make the holidays brighter for children in need. There are several ways to be involved this holiday season - volunteer at an event or purchase gifts for children in our care and make wishes come true.
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Cultural Competence and LGBTQ

Children's Home + Aid is proud to be recognized by Human Rights Campaign as an All Children All Families Child Welfare Agency and as a leader in supporting and serving LGBT youth and families. This video from Youth Today, features two amazing young people that we have had the honor of serving through foster care and one of our dedicated and passionate foster care staffers, Quinsea Pratt.
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FY15 Annual Report

We are proud to present our fiscal year 2015 annual report. We invite you to take a look at the work we have done over the past year and celebrate the over 130 year history of service of Children's Home + Aid.
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 FY15 Impact Report Cover

Impact Report for FY15
We’re measuring our impact to give vulnerable children of all ages a safe, stable home when they need it and the chance to learn, to heal, to love, to dream, and to make their way in the world. We invite you to review our fiscal year 2015 Impact Report.
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Result of the Month - Foster Care

The Result of the Month is a new way for Children's Home + Aid to share results of the work we do with the children and families we serve. Every month we will share an exciting fact or figure about a program that shows what results we achieved, how we know this, and why the results are important.
>see the Result of the Month  >see the Results archive

Thumb of Messaging Video

Who We Are

We have just one goal: to get children on the path to a better life and keep them there. Learn all about who we are and what we do in one minute and 30 seconds by watching this video. 
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Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight highlights one of our many extraordinary volunteers: Brandon Bartels
>read more  >volunteer spotlight archive

New Carpentersville Child + Family Center

Take a look at our new Jerri Hoffmann Child + Family Center in Carpentersville!
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