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Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center

Ivy Hill Therapeutic Equestrian Center creates therapeutic programs for individuals with cognitive, physical, emotional, behavioral and psychological needs utilizing the equine experience. At Ivy Hill, Horses + Love = hope.

theVillage

TheVillage operates a residential treatment program for teen girls with serious mental health and behavioral challenges on a bucolic 43 acre campus in Rosemont, as well as a group living program , and a supervised independent living program for girls…

Foster care: an adoption option

Foster parents eventually adopt an estimated 50%-60% of children in their care. While avoiding the expense of conventional adoption, there are pitfalls to foster adoption.

Celebrating back to school

With four children and one on the way, mom blogger EJ Curran was happy to see her kids waiting for their school bus and proud to have survived the summer.