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Child & Family Connections (CFC)

Child and Family Connections (CFC) are the regional intake agencies for children and families to enter the Illinois Early Intervention System. There are 25 CFCs located around the state, each being responsible for a specific geographic area. Cook county includes 7 CFC agencies that are broken down by zip code to determine the geographic area served. CFCs employ early intervention credentialed Service Coordinators. Service Coordinators assist the family with the intake process in additions to initiating referrals for evaluations/assessments and/or direct services. Click the link below for contact information for the CFCs throughout Illinois.

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Contact Info

Provider Connections
Center for Best Practices in Early Childhood Education
20 Horrabin Hall
Western Illinois University
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455

Phone:  800-701-0995
Fax:  309-298-3066

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