Please mark these Day Program / Administrative Office closures on your calendar:
  • Independence Day – July 4
  • Labor Day – September 2
  • In-Service – September 20
  • Thanksgiving – November 28 & 29
  • Staff Appreciation – December 13
  • Holiday Break – December 23 – 31
  • New Year’s Day – January 1
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day – January 20
  • Good Friday – April 10
  • In-Service – April 24
  • Memorial Day – May 25

Family Support Group – 2020

7:00 p.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

  • August 4

The August virtual meeting will have guest speaker Benjamin “Benji” Rubin of Rubin Law. He will be speaking on “Planning for the Future of Children and Adults with Special Needs, From a Sibling’s Perspective.” To register for this meeting please click here.

For more information contact Christine A. Rechsteiner

708-755-8030 x 2236 



For a schedule of daily virtual events please click here

Emergency Closing Information

In case of hazardous road conditions or other extenuating circumstances, New Star will make the decisions to close or delay the opening of the agency.  You can find status information on the following websites/news outlets:
Local television news stations and radio stations: AM WGN 720, WBBM News Radio 78, or FM 94.7

Wish List:

Friends and family members, we have an ongoing need for a variety of new supplies. Please take a look at our wish list, and let us know if you’re able to purchase or donate (in good condition) any of these items.