INA, Ill. (July 1, 2020) — The Rend Lake College Foundation Children’s Center plans to reopen in August following a brief hiatus. The Children’s Center closed in May to align operations with Illinois’ phased reopening plan. As more restrictions are being lifted, the RLCF Children’s... Read More.
Walmart in Carmi will be launching their annual Children's miracle network campaign. With Covid-19 the hospitals are struggling this year due to increased cost. Also due to high unemployment they expect to cover more families. Walmart typically raises $6,000- $9,000 at store level during... Read More.
The Carmi Elks 1652 Lodge in cooperation with the Illinois Elks Children’s Care Corporation will sponsor a free children’s orthopedic assessment clinic on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at the Wabash Christian Therapy & Medical Center, 1112 Oak Street in Carmi with Dr. Justin Miller... Read More.
Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services, celebrating 20 years, will host their annual Fall Festival on Saturday, September 21st, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Admission and parking are free! They will also provide a free lunch and lots of activities, including campus and... Read More.
Children’s Orthopedic Clinic Today (wed 11-7) Does your child complain of leg, knee, shoulder, elbow or wrist pain or complain about back pain or seem clumsy and falls a lot. These could be signs of orthopedic problems. Local parents will have a chance today to check... Read More.
Baptist Children’s Home to Host Fall Festival The Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services has been a part of the Carmi Community for many, many years and with that in mind, representatives of BCHFS invited everyone to this weekend’s annual Fall Festival. The celebration is... Read More.
The Carmi Elks 1652 Lodge in cooperation with the Illinois Elks Children’s Care Corporation will sponsor a free children’s orthopedic assessment clinic on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Wabash Christian Therapy & Medical Center,... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) is raising awareness for children’s mental health and partnering with providers across the state for awareness day events. In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, Governor Bruce Rauner proclaimed May 10, 2018 to be Children’s Mental Health Day... Read More.
Parents of three- and four-year-old children can take advantage of free pre-kindergarten screenings through the “Preschool For All” grant at the Rend Lake College Foundation Children’s Center (RLCFCC). The free screenings are sponsored by the Illinois State Board of Education grant during the month of... Read More.
The Carmi Kiwanis Club heard from Carla Donoho of the Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services (BCHFS) on Thursday. BCHFS open 100 years ago as an orphanage in Carmi. They took care of children who... Read More.