We Are Clearbrook

Clearbrook empowers adults and children with intellectual/developmental disabilities to live their fullest lives possible. We’re proud of our deep expertise that spans six decades—allowing us to care for an array of unique needs. With a staff of 900+ and more than 60 locations across Chicagoland, Clearbrook is proud to report that 89 percent of every dollar raised goes directly into our programs and services.


CORONAVIRUS UPDATE (COVID-19):

                          As we continue to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, Clearbrook has taken extra precautionary measures to enhance our infection control efforts and minimize exposure. We are working with DPH/CDC guidelines to ensure the safety of the individuals we serve and our staff. In this evolving situation, our policies adapt based on recommendations from the experts. Please reach out to us with any questions.

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Clearbrook is a nonprofit organization serving 8,000+ people each year

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Programs & Services

Clearbrook provides services to children, adults and families impacted by developmental and intellectual disabilities

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“We thought we were taking home 3 healthy babies.  They finally told us that Meredith has cerebral palsy, and that Bradley does too.  How do we get help?  Starting at Clearbrook, we knew we were home. The people there are so genuine and so caring…”

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Upcoming Events

Mar
11
Sat
Love-A-Bowl for Clearbrook @ Bowlero
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Gather your team, get your matching shirts on and join Clearbrook for one of our individuals’ favorite activities: BOWLING! Enjoy a day out with your loved ones on Saturday, March 11, at Bowlero in Buffalo Grove.

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Apr
28
Fri
Shining Star Ball: 35th Anniversary Celebration @ The Four Seasons Chicago
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm

 

A dazzling crowd of Chicago’s elite is expected to mix and mingle at the elegant Four Seasons Hotel Chicago at Clearbrook’s Annual Shining Star Ball. We are celebrating the 35th anniversary of this signature event. You will not want to miss it!

The event features live music and some special surprises. Come and experience this magical event, in support of Clearbrook’s mission.

This is a black tie event.

We will have exciting auction items available this year as well – more details to come!

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Jun
24
Sat
Friends of Clearbrook Wine and Beer Social 2023 @ Church Street Brewing Company
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Friends Wine and Beer tasting event has taken place for more than 50 years.  Typically held in February, we are following last year’s lead and hosting the event in June.

Join us for an evening of wine and beer tastings, open bar, food stations, raffles, silent auction, and dancing. You won’t want to miss this!

  • Individual Ticket: $50 before 4/28 | $75 after 4/28
  • Two Tickets: $95 before 4/28 | $145 after 4/28
  • Group of 10: $450

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Jul
17
Mon
Clearbrook Challenge 2023 @ Exmoor Country Club
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 7:30 pm

Join Clearbrook for a round of golf like no other at the prestigious Exmoor Country Club in Highland Park on Monday, July 17.

Founded in 1896, Exmoor is one of the first three golf clubs in the Chicago area. It has a rich history of hosting golf tournaments including, the Western Amateur Tournament in 2012. Exmoor’s original course opened in 1897. Famed golf course architect Donald Ross redesigned the course in 1915, giving it the high-styled bunkers and imaginative green complexes for which he’s known. Course architect Ron Prichard restored the course in 2003. From the longest tees, it offers 6,849 yards of golf for a par of 72.


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Jul
22
Sat
Mad Hatter Mayhem Pub Crawl
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The 12th annual Mad Hatter Mayhem Pub Crawl presented by Clearbrook’s Associate Board is back! Grab your drinking buddies and crazy hats as we party our way through Wicker Park on Saturday, July 22 while raising funds to provide the very best for the individuals and families Clearbrook serves.

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