Founded in 1983 by early childhood professionals, the mission of Family Network a Family Focus Center is to promote the well-being of children from birth by supporting and strenghtening their families in and with their community.  Family Network provides educational and enrichment based programs for parents with young children, offers after school programming for school age youth in North Shore District 112.  A wide variety of Spanish-based services are also provided within our center to parents and children.

Quick Links to Our Program

ASAP (After School Activity Program) - Provides after school programming at Oak Terrace and Indian Trail Schools. The program also provides bus transportation to Wayne Thomas, Ravinia, and Lincoln Schools. For more information click here.

Parent/Child Center - Provides programming for children from birth to 4 with their parents. For more information click here.

Right From The Start Program/Programa Desde El Principio -  Provides extensive Spanish-based programming to parents with children from birth through school-age years. For more information click here.




Parent/Child Center: 

Thursday, October 30 – “Dia de los Muertos” celebration in the Parent Room during the morning drop-in hours, click here for more details!

Wednesday, November 5  from 6:00-7:30 pm  - FALL FAMILY NIGHT!!! Please sign up at the front desk or by email to Terry Beem – reservations needed by 11/4. Click here for more details.

Wednesday, November 12 from 1:30 - 2:30 pm -  Yoga Together at Family Network,  led by Amy Micari & Eileen Tarnoff, classes will be  held every Wednesday. To sign up email Terry Beem or call 847-433-0377 x 307.  Click here for more details!


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