Our Mission is to provide quality services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities that promote choice, independence and community integration.

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Envision in the News
"I Am My Brother's Keeper" 
-  This video segment with reporter Karen Meyer from WLS-TV Channel 7 showcases Zernul Shackelford, Envision Board Member, and his brother, an Envision client.  He shared his family's inspiring story with Meyer in December.
"Woman Adopts 3 Children" - Cedra Watson, adoptive mother of 3 children from Envision's Foster Care Program, shares her story of love and courage.  



A word from our President and CEO

Raymond V. Janutis

"As we move forward, it will be important to establish even deeper connections with community leaders and to collaborate more in community activities, particularly in those neighborhoods from which we draw our clients." » Learn More 


Envision Arts Studio

The Envision Arts Studio model is built on the concept that adult artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities can maintain a disciplined studio practice in a community setting. The therapeutic studio environment encourages creation and life skills. It provides our artists with opportunities to exhibit and sell their work, receiving both recognition and financial compensation. » Learn More 


Green Apple Day of Service

September 28, 2013

Envision's Edwin and Florence Frick Center, home of the Van J. Voorhees Garden and Envision's Horticultural Program, will host a group of volunteers as part of the U.S. Green Building Council - Illinois Chapter, Green Apple Day of Service.  Click here to learn more about the program or contact us if you would like to lend a hand - 312-506-4806.

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