A Mom's Journey: Fighting Obesity & Down Syndrome
Jul
27
9:00 AM09:00

A Mom's Journey: Fighting Obesity & Down Syndrome

Join us for a morning of health education and fitness training, presented by Anna Woods. Bring the family. Comfortable clothes for light exercising is preferred for the event. RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/422243415028260/ .

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Anna Woods is the founder of sheSTRENGTH, an online app/fitness community she created out of her barn in Central Kansas. She is an ACE-Certified Personal Trainer and has spent the past 10 years training adults with special needs through Disability Supports of the Great Plains, in Hutchinson and McPherson, Kansas. She has been featured in the CrossFit Journal and Breaking Muscle online magazines for her work in this field.
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She and her husband have 3 children. They adopted their son, Blake, who has Down Syndrome, when he was 2 years old. Her love and passion for training adults with special needs inspired she and her husband to pursue a special needs adoption--and their lives have never been the same!

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CCDSN Carnival
Feb
24
2:00 PM14:00

CCDSN Carnival

Champaign Centennial High School’s Interact Club invite all CCDSN families to attend Carnival. Fun games, prizes, and a great time will be had by all. All activities are free! Snacks will be available to purchase. To help the Interact Club prepare for the carnival, please RSVP by Saturday, February 16, if you can attend.

RSVP HERE

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U of I Women's Basketball Party
Jan
27
1:30 PM13:30

U of I Women's Basketball Party

Join us for the University of Illinois Women's Basketball game vs. Northwestern University on Sunday, January 27.  Game time is 2:00 pm.   Meet in the State Farm Center's West Main Lobby before 1:30 pm to receive tickets and to enjoy the pre-game party.  

This free event for DSN members and their families is a VIP-experience with plenty of food, fun, and basketball.  

Registration closed on January 20.

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Summer Social
Aug
19
3:00 PM15:00

Summer Social

Join other DSN families for a good 'ole fashioned summer social in the park! Families with DSN kids age 0-9 are encouraged to come to Ervin Park in Tuscola on Sunday, August 19th at 3 pm.

Enjoy the DSN provided cool treat and/or bring your own summer treat! The kids will have a great time on the playground & Moms/Dads can also enjoy getting to know each other.

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U of I Women's Basketball Party
Feb
4
12:45 PM12:45

U of I Women's Basketball Party

Join us for the University of Illinois Women's Basketball game vs. Purdue University on Sunday, February 4.  Game time is 1:00 pm.   Meet in the State Farm Center's West Main Lobby before 12:45 pm to receive tickets and to enjoy the pre-game festivities.  

This free event for DSN members and their families is a VIP-experience with plenty of food, fun, and basketball.  

Reservation close is January 26.

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PUNS Workshop
Nov
13
7:00 PM19:00

PUNS Workshop

  • Developmental Services Center (DSC) Board Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Learn about the state of Illinois' PUNS system and the enrollment process.  

Presenter: Mary Rascher, QIDP, Independent Service Coordinator with Community Choices, a division of the Champaign County Regional Planning Commission.  Mary is responsible for the PUNS enrollment for Champaign County. 

PUNS (Prioritization for Urgency of Need for Services) is a statewide database that records information about individuals who have developmental disabilities who are potentially in need of services.  The State of Illinois uses the data to select individuals for services as funding becomes available, to develop proposals and materials for budgeting, and to plan for future needs.

PUNS FAQ

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