Important health links
All Kids Health Care
All Kids is an Illinois program for children who need comprehensive, affordable health insurance, regardless of family income, immigration status, or health condition. Every child deserves the chance to grow up healthy.
With All Kids, your children will be able to get the care they need, when they need it. All Kids is complete health insurance. Children can get All Kids health insurance if they live in Illinois, are age 18 or younger, and meet the insurance requirements. For more information, go to the All Kids website or call (866) 255-5437.
American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 66,000 pediatricians committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a federal agency that provides a collection of articles and easy-to-read fact sheets that explain how the CDS work protects you, your family, and your community.
In this video, Dr. Cynthia LaBella, head of the Children's Hospital of Chicago concussion program, reviews the signs, symptoms and treatment methods for concussions.
DuPage County Health Department
The DuPage County Health Department provides immunizations, behavioral health and dental services for DuPage County residents.
DuPage Dispensary of Hope
Struggling to pay for medication? This free program may be able to help. If you are low income and uninsured, some of your medications may be available for free through the DuPage Dispensary of Hope. View this information sheet for more information.
Food Allergy Research and Education
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis. This potentially deadly disease affects 1 in 13 children in the United States – or roughly two in every classroom.
FARE’s mission is to improve the quality of life and the health of individuals with food allergies, and to provide them hope through the promise of new treatments.
Milestone Tracker Mobile App
Milestones matter! From birth to age 5, your child should reach milestones in how he or she plays, learns, speaks, acts, and moves. Photos and videos in the Milestone Tracker Mobile App illustrate each milestone and make tracking them for your child easy. Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how your child is developing.