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Little City Foundation

Little City Foundation provides services for children and adults with mental retardation and other developmental challenges such as Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and epilepsy.

The Foundation provides programs for children and adults throughout the Chicago metropolitan area. Services include housing, employment, recreation, foster care, adoption, in-home family support, art, and advocacy.

By building trust, meeting needs, facing challenges, identifying problems and working together to find solutions, Little City Foundation makes it possible for people with challenges to live meaningful and enriched lives.

For further information contact Edwin Bennett MSW LCSW, Director of Training, Little City Foundation, 1760 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine Illinois 60067-4799, 847-221-7183. or


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