• Marklund



    Disability Support & Services

    About Us

    Long-term-care facility for children and young adults with developmental disabilities and complex medical needs.
    Day School for children with multiple medical needs and developmental disablilities.
    Community Day Services Program for adults with developmental disabilities.



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    Marklund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves infants, children, teens and adults with serious and profound developmental disabilities and special healthcare needs. With three residential locations–the Marklund Hyde Center in Geneva, the Marklund Philip Center in Bloomingdale, and the Marklund Wasmond Center in Elgin–it is currently home to nearly 174 residents. The Hyde Center is ...read more
    Phone:(224) 523-7530
    Fax:(847) 622-5523

    Rep/Contact Info

    Ms. Lisa Esposito
    Volunteer Engagement Specialist
    • Phone: (224) 523-7562
    Ms. Dawn Lassiter-Brueske
    Director of Marketing & Communications
    • Phone: (630) 593-5467
    Ms. Michelle Orwig
    • Phone: (224) 523-7544
    Lois Sheaffer
    Dir. of Community Services
    • Phone: (630) 397-5655
    Tiffany Zurek
    • Phone: (224) 523-7530
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