Illinois STAR NET is a Support and Technical Assistance Regional NETwork. We provide training, assistance on request, and resources to parents of young children with special needs and professionals in the early childhood community.
STAR NET Region II serves parents and professionals in North and West Suburban Cook, Du Page, Kane, Lake, and McHenry counties.
STAR NET Mission
Illinois STAR NET provides a variety of opportunities for personal and professional growth for those parents and professionals who touch the lives of young children, ages birth through eight, with an emphasis on children with special needs. STAR NET supports family-centered, researched and effective practices in early childhood education and care.
Our Early Childhood Community Focus Group
Our Focus Group is made up of Parents and Professionals representing the counties we serve. The voluntary Focus Group provides information, insight, and feedback regarding the activities of STAR NET Region II.
What STAR NET can do for youInformation for Parents
Information for Professionals
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STAR Net, 2626 S. Clearbrook Dr., Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4626
Funds are available for
The STAR NET Region II Library resource lists have been updated.
Take a look at some of our new resources, then call us at 224/366-8579 with the shelf numbers and we will be happy to mail the materials out to you.