• Supporting Our Youth Through Advocacy

    “I’m a registered lobbyist,” Fred Smith says, “but every voter in Illinois is an unregistered lobbyist. It’s the passion of the people.”

  • Supporting Youth In Care

    They Only Have Us Nearly 17,000 youth in Illinois who have suffered trauma and neglect are cared for by the Department of Children and Family Services – which means Illinois is their parent.  Over 85% of these vulnerable youth are supported by private child welfare agencies like UCAN that are the sole providers of the… Read more »