Read what others are saying about Family Focus and how we make a difference in the lives of Chicago area children and their families.

Governor Pritzker Press Conference at Family Focus Aurora

Roots Aurora Festival Lets City Celebrate Diversity

Over 40% of Children and Adolescence Receiving Support Services Have Experienced Four or More Different Types of Trauma and Adversity

Family Focus 40th Anniversary Gala Raises $560,000

Family Network Benefit Honors Jim and Donna Gottlieb

Family Focus Aurora Says Goodbye to Center Director Gonzalo

Helping Victims of Family Violence Reduces Community Violence

Family Focus Receives Grant for Pro Bono Service for New Messaging and Website from Taproot Foundation

Family Focus Hosts Campus Crawl

Pregnant Women in Illinois without Legal Status Face Barriers to Prenatal Coverage


At Family Focus something is happening every day. While it might not make national news, it’s information that we want to share with you, our donors, volunteers, and the families we help.

Evanston Receives $5,500 Grant for After School Programs

Dolores “Dodie” Norton to be Honored at Family Focus Gala on June 18, 2015

Right From The Start Success Story

First in Illinois

Outstanding Volunteers

Family Focus Will Be Applying For Grants to Support Eleven 21st Century Community Learning Centers

Family Focus Gala Raises $484,000

S.T.E.A.M. Program Blog

Helping Foster a Love of Reading

Home Visiting Programs Rated Best

Family Focus Youth Gets Four Year Scholarship from Magic Johnson