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Art and Music Therapy

Art and Music Therapy at Florissa is a six week series open to school aged children who need help with expressing themselves and developing regulation skills. This current offering begins Monday, November 7th.  Deadline to register is October 28th. Children will participate in activities provided by Laura Siebert, Certified Music Therapist and ...read more

Are You up for the Challenge?

Do you know someone who is great with people and in need of a job? Kreider Services is currently hiring Direct Support Professionals and Substitutes. Apply on line: www.kreiderservices.org/apply/.

Halloween Spook’Tacular

Sunday, October 30th, 2016 - Sunday, October 30th, 2016 at 1:00 PM The afternoon of October 30th is sure to be Spook’Tacular! as Crafts 4 Kids with Special Needs and Florissa host a “Halloween Spook'Tacular” from 1-3:00 pm in the Post House Ballroom (100 West Second Street, Dixon). There will be pumpkin ...read more

Benefit Cookout!

This Friday and Saturday (5/27 - 5/28), Kreider Services will be hosting a benefit cookout at Dixon Food Center from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. both days. Come enjoy a pork chop, brat or hamburger with whatever fixins' you want. Check out the menu of items. Cookout Meal Form. Funds raised will benefit ...read more

Birdies Support Kreider!

This year, Kreider Services is again a participating charity in Birdies for Charity, an annual event held in conjunction with the John Deere Classic, which this year will be held August 8-14th at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, IL. Donors can either make a one-time flat donation to Birdies for Charity in support ...read more

3rd Annual Meaningful Day Golf Open

Registration is underway for the 3rd Annual Meaningful Day Golf Open, which will be held Thursday, July 14th at Timber Creek Golf Course in Dixon. This annual event will raise critical funds for client programs at Kreider Services. This year's funds will support programs for unfunded clients who no longer receive ...read more

Camp YAM!

Florissa is pleased to announce a new camp offering for families who have a child (3-18 years of age) with a developmental, behavioral, social or emotional need. Camp YAM! will be held June 13-15 from 9:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. at Florissa, 101 East First Street in downtown Dixon. Registration is now ...read more

Florissa, Spring Calendar

The Spring Calendar for Florissa is now available. The calendar provides details of current and upcoming classes and events for the pediatric developmental center, which is located at 101 East First Street in downtown Dixon, IL.

Sensory Processing Disorder Training / Carol Kranowitz

On Monday, April 11, Florissa and Kreider Alliance will host a one day training on Sensory Processing Disorder with well known author Carol Kranowitz, M.A.  The training, which will be held at the Elks Lodge in Dixon (1279 Franklin Grove Road), will begin at 8:00 a.m. with registration. The training itself ...read more

FOCUS Newsletter, Fall 2015

The Fall 2015 edition of the FOCUS Newsletter highlights the budget impasse in Springfield, the new addition to Florissa and photos from this summer's events and activities. View newsletter.