Action for Healthy Kids is recognized as the nation's leading nonprofit and biggest volunteer network that fights…More childhood obesity and undernourishment. The organization works with schools, communities and corporations to improve nutrition and physical activity.
Located inside the Concourse Office Plaza, near Old Orchard Mall, Action for Healthy Kids provides programs and resources, expertise and volunteers through a network of more than 11,000 members. Some of its members include business professionals, parents, educators and students, to name a few. Action for Healthy Kids is also in partnership with government agencies and major corporations.
Kids Health Partners 9631 Gross Point Rd, Skokie, IL60076 Drs. Mary Hall and James Olson run Kids Health Partners, a pediatric practice located by the North Shore University…More HealthSystem/Skokie Hospital complex. It provides comprehensive medical child care, as well as after-hours on-call support. The office is located in Suite 102.
Seneca Park 8720 Keystone Ave, Skokie, IL60076 Seneca Park on Keystone Avenue was obviously designed with kids in mind. There is a jungle gym (with a slide) and…More plenty of open space for kids to run around in. Parking can be found on Keystone Avenue. Note that there are no sports fields or courts at this park.
Rhodes Magnet School doesn't kid around when it comes to community. You hear it from the staff, the kids and the…More parents. It's even embedded in their online mission statement: "We all know each other. We help each other out. Students, staff and families pitch in. Older students have a responsibility for younger kids. We want every child to reach his/her personal best. We recognize that each child has a special gift. Every child will be encouraged to reach his/her potential. We are all here to learn and help each other learn."
Since becoming a magnet school in 2004, Rhodes has been helping its students reach new heights of community and personal responsibility, as well as pushing their academic skills to the limit.