Welcome to The Douglas Center News and Events section. Here you will find the latest news and information on our efforts and activities on behalf of the center. You can also visit our archived news for a collection of historical information.

Events

The Grand Opening of the “High Fives” Adapted Sports Recreation Program Featured in the Skokie Review. CLICK IMAGES BELOW 

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THE DOUGLAS CENTER MULTI-SENSORY THERAPY ROOM FEATURED
ON ABC7CHICAGO EYEWITNESS WEEKEND NEWS
 

 

The innovative sensory therapy for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities is available now at The Douglas Center. This room was made possible by a grant from Coleman Foundation. The Douglas Center welcomed Hosea Sanders, reporter for ABC7Chicago News, February 2. ABC7Chicago filmed a news segment featuring our new Multi-Sensory Therapy Room. Stay tuned for broadcast dates.
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Thank you for all your support. 2015 Highlights Video

 

 

 

 

DC Celebrates 15 Years of Service!

THE DOUGLAS CENTER FEATURED ON ABC7CHICAGO EYEWITNESS WEEKEND NEWS

 

THE DOUGLAS CENTER HOSTS ANNUAL HALLOWEEN MONSTER MASH

 

THE DOUGLAS CENTER CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF SERVICE!

 

 

The Douglas Center Program Participants celebrated the Holiday Season at a festive celebration sponsored by The Douglas Center. A good time was had by all! The Douglas Center Staff wishes you a wonderful Holiday Season and a Happy and Healthy New Year!

 

 

THE DOUGLAS CENTER HOSTSHALLOWEEN MONSTER BASH”PARTY FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES
The Douglas Center is hosting a HALLOWEEN MONSTER BASH PARTY for Adults with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities on Friday, October 26, 2012. For more information, please contact either Linda Cordero, Development Coordinator email: lcordero@thedouglascenter.com or Carla Gustafson, Clinical Coordinator email: carlag@thedouglascenter.com.

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The Douglas Center Annual Program Participant Picnic 2012

>> Photos: 2013 DC Announces the Introduction of Pet Therapy to Its “Expressive Therapies” Program

>>DC Appears on NBC5 Chicago News

>> Photos: 2011 DC “Art From The Heart” Creations Exhibit at North Shore Festival of Art at Old Orchard

>> Photos: 2011 DC Wins “Do-Gooder of the Year” Award Contest

News Releases

>>DC Kicks Off #Giving Tuesday Crowdfunding Campaign: December 2014

>>DC Interviewed by ABC7Chicago Eyewitness News: December 2014

>>Rifath Khan Receives Lincolnwood Human Relations Commission Award: June 2014

>>The Douglas Center Welcomes Mrs. International, Amy Gregorio: June 2014

>>The Douglas Center Announces the Introduction of Pet Therapy to Its “Expressive Therapies” Program: July 2013

>> The Douglas Center Receives Highest Rating from the Federal Compliance Committee: October 2012

>> “Art From The Heart” Creations Features Expanded Product Lines at Skokie Festival of Cultures 2012: May 2012

>> DC Hosts Annual “Ray of Light” Recognition Award Reception: September 2011

>> DC “Art From The Heart” Creations Exhibits at North Shore Festival of Art at Old Orchard: July 2011

>> DC “Art From The Heart” Creations Makes Its Skokie Debut at the Festival of Cultures: May 2011

>> DC Presented With Check Award for Winning “Do-Gooder of the Year” Contest Sponsored by Autohaus on Edens and Toyota Corporation: May 2011

>> DC Celebrates Green in 1st Annual Skokie Spring Greening Event: April 2011

>> DC Debuts Art from the Heart at Global Handmade Hope, Park Ridge: April 2011

Newsletter

>> DC Newsletter Spring 2017

>> DC Newsletter Fall 2016

>> DC Newsletter Spring 2016

>> DC Newsletter Fall 2015

>> DC Newsletter Spring 2015

>> DC Newsletter Fall 2014

>> DC Newsletter: Spring 2014

>> DC Newsletter: Winter 2013

>> DC Newsletter: Spring/Summer 2013

Holiday Calendar

> Agency Annual Holiday Calendar