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Medical & Disability Resources

When your child has a disability or a significant medical challenge, navigating the medical establishment or the network of disability support services may seem overwhelming. To assist you in that process, we've developed a list of resources that may help you locate the information you need.

Children's Hospitals

Children's hospitals provide expert care for young children. They have specialists on staff who focus on the various medical and developmental aspects of childhood. Information on the services they provide, the pediatric specialties they serve and how to seek a physician's appointment are available through each hospital's Web site.

Children's hospitals in Illinois include:

Hospitals outside of Illinois can be located through the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions.

General Medical & Disability Resources

Parent Support Group Resources

Contact Us

Johnna Darragh-Ernst

Professor Early Childhood Education

1500 W Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8746

Email: johnna.darragh@heartland.edu