Monthly Informational Meetings


UPS for DownS provides monthly informational/educational meetings to help parents better establish themselves as advocates for their children. These meetings are facilitated by well known doctors, specialists, and other professionals in their respective fields. A sampling of meeting topics includes Estate Planning, Medical Issues, IEP/Educational Rights, and Navigating the Insurance Maze.

These meetings are generally held on the 3rd Tuesday evening of each month (except summer), starting at 7:30 pm., at:
  Fox Run Golf Links Clubhouse Event Room
  333 Plum Grove Road
  Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Attendance is free. For more information about specific topics, refer to the monthly newsletter, check the online calendar, or contact us at 847-895-2100 or

Upcoming meetings:

Tuesday, November 20, 2018     7:30 pm.
 Representatives from the Illinois State Board of Education will discuss IEPs and how to promote productive child-centered and collaborative meetings.
  For online registration and more information:

Tuesday, December 18, 2018     7:30 pm.
 How to select "Assistive Technology."