Health Care and Therapies

The Antioch Group
309-692-6622
6615 North Big Hollow Road
Peoria, IL 61615
Counseling Services featuring an Autism Clinic

Play Well Pediatric Occupational Therapy
Kim Peterson
309-846-6664
Kpeterson.ot@gmail.com
804 Dallas Rd
Washington, IL 61571
In-home, private pediatric occupational therapy evaluation, assessment and treatment. Specializing in sensory integrative interventions.

Mueller Pediatric Therapy
Erin Mueller
309-282-6704
Erinmcc08@comcast.net
252 E. Washington Street
East Peoria, IL 61611
Speech Therapy, counseling, Occupational Therapy, Parent/Tot Groups, Developmental Therapy

IPMR
Mandy Champion
309-621-4120
Amanda.champion@yahoo.com
6501 N. Sheridan Rd
Peoria, IL 61614
Speech, occupational, physical therapy, driving program for children with special needs.

Nelson Chiropractic
Dr. Rodney L Nelson
309-691-9767
nelsonchiropeoria@comcast.net
7310 N. Villa Lake Dr. Ste D
Peoria, IL 61614
Providing chiropractic and health education to individuals of all ages.

Just Kidz Dentistry
Emily E. Points
309-694-3368
epoints@jobkidzdentistry.com
1320 W. Northmoor Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614
Pediatric Dentistry

UIC Division of Specialized Care for Children
Kriss Simmons
309-693-5350
krisimmon@uic.edu
7013 N. Stalworth Drive,
Peoria, IL 61615
We provide care coordination and financial assistance for special needs children.

Happiness-A-Weights
Cindy Hall
815-674-4980
Jch90us@yahoo.com
33795 E 1000 North Rd.
Chatsworth, IL 60921
We make custom ordered lap pads, blankets and wraps

Skill Sprout
Jessica Slusher
309-481-4060
jslusher@skilsprout.com
128 Washington Sq.
Washington, IL 61571
Skill Sprout is a center for autism, that provides client and family focused services to those with autism and other disabilities.

Reading Solution of Central Illinois and Autism and ADD Center of Illinois
Susan Smarjesse
217-789-7323
susan@readingsolution.com
3535 East Cook St. #15
Springfield, IL 62703
Correction for dyslexia, attention deficit, and autism, very new methods.

River City Music Therapy
Katie Fitch
309-826-2679
KatieFitch@RiverCityMusicTherapy.com
912 W. Broadmoor
Peoria, IL 61614
We use music to support growth and development for all ages.

Tobii Dynavox
Stephanie Barb
402-218-9890
Stephanie.barb@tobiidynavox.com
214 E Surrey LN
East Peoria, IL 61611
Global leader of Augmentative & Alternative Communication(AAC) and eye tracking technology.

Total Spectrum – http://www.totalspectrumcare.com/
Brittany Stone
217-741-6630
bstone@totalspectrumcare.com
1321 N. Ellis Street
Peoria, IL 61606
Providing In-Home ABA Services to Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Easterseals Central Illinois – www.easterseals.com/ci/
Angie DeLost, VP of Programs and Services
309-686-1177
adelost@eastersealsci.com
507 E. Armstrong Ave.
Peoria, IL 61603
Easterseals provides services to children and youth aged birth to 21 with developmental delays and disabilities. Visit our website for a complete description of services.

Learning Academy Easterseals  
Andrea Hartnett,  School Director
309-383-3001
ahartnett@eslearningacademy.com
110 Fandel Rd.
Germantown Hills, IL  61548
The Learning Academy is a private K-12 school for children with significant behavioral issues related to Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Students are placed at the Learning Academy through the typical IEP process.

Health/ Rehabilitation
Access to health care services is impacted by multiple factors of eligibility. Specific health care needs may also focus available options. Medicaid eligibility/ineligibility is significant in accessing services and options.
Illinois Department of Health and Family Services (Medicaid Eligibility) www.hfs.illinois.gov
Illinois Department of Human Services                                                                      www.dhs.state.il.us
Heartland Community Clinic                                                                                      www.heartlandchc.org
Affordable Health Care Act                                                                                            www.healthcare.gov
Peoria City/County Health Department                                                            www.peoriacounty.org
Tazewell County Health Department                                                                 www.tazewellhealth.org
OSF Sisters’ Community Health Care Center                                                www.osfsaintfrancis.org
Woodford County Health Department                                                           www.woodfordhealth.org
Easter Seals                                                                                                                         www.easterseals.com