Easter Seals Central Illinois offers exceptional developmental and rehabilitative services for children and their families. Core areas of service include physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, developmental therapy and counseling.


The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria strives to improve healthcare in our community by serving as a leader in education, research and patient care. They are recognized as a leader in the areas of pediatrics, rural medicine, and cancer biology research.



The Children’s Hospital of Illinois is the only full service tertiary hospital for kids in downstate Illinois. With 127 beds and more than 100 pediatric subspecialists, Children’s Hospital cares for more children in Illinois than any other hospital outside of Chicago.



Bradley University is a pr115ivate, independent university with over 6,000 students. Bradley’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy program offers students the experience of small class sizes as well as interaction with outstanding faculty. The expertise and personal attention of the qualified faculty prepare Bradley DPT graduates to pass professional licensure examinations at a rate superior to the state and national average.