The UIC Center for Literacy is a thought leadership organization dedicated to serving the community through research, advocacy, and lifelong learning.

  • 1123 Families received personalized resources to support children with developmental delays in 2018

  • 4000 Families served by UIC Center for Literacy in 2018

  • 2357 Children receiving summer literacy instruction in 2018

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FAST Program
FAmily STart (FAST) Learning and Support Services empowers and strengthens Chicago Early Learning families.
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RCADD
The Resource Center for Autism and Developmental Delays provides support for those who care for, teach and serve children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder or other developmental delays.
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Social Service Program
The Social Service Program provides training for Chicago Early Learning families and staff.
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Parent Outreach program
The Parent Outreach program provides workshops, resources, and special events for Chicago Early Learning families (Parents & Youth) and community-based organizations.
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Community Engagement
The CFL Community Engagement office provides opportunities to get involved with short-term & long-term volunteer service projects at Center programs.

“For me, the English classes are very important because they helped me a lot. Now I am more independent; I can go to the store and buy what I need because I can communicate more with people.”

Maria M.  |  FAST Adult Education student

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