IL LEND is a collaboration between the University of Illinois at Chicago, University of ChicagoSouthern Illinois University CarbondaleRush University Medical CenterUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignEaster Seals Central Illinois and Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.

We operate within the UIC system as part of the University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) located in the Institute for Disability and Human Development.

Collaboration with the UCEDD and the rest of our partners gives us access to the expert faculty and resources necessary to provide exceptional interdisciplinary training and services.