SAILS: Supporting Adolescents with Independent Life Skills
Lurie Children's SAILS (Supporting Adolescents with Independent Life Skills) program offers a six-week program to teach teens to prepare for their future in work, college and managing their healthcare. There are also sessions for parents for more information and support.
SAILS Program Details
Who: Young adults ages 15-20 with chronic medical conditions who are able to participate with peers in an interactive group setting.
Where: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago 225 E. Chicago Ave. Chicago, IL 60611
When: Every Wednesday evening between June 21-July 26 from 5:30–7:30 p.m. (Please note, we ask that you plan to attend all six weeks.)
Rebecca Boudos, Social Worker and Transition Specialist
Parag Shah, MD, Transition Team Director
Expert guest speakers
Cost: The six-week session and parking are free. Dinner will be provided to all participants.