Children’s Home + Aid
The Rice Center - Theraplay Project
Assisting Sick and Abused Children
Founded in 1883, Children’s Home & Aid is a leading child and family service agency in Illinois. Their children’s residential treatment facility, the Rice Center, is located in Evanston and serves children suffering from severe emotional, behavioral and mental health problems resulting from traumatic exposure to chronic child abuse and neglect. This grant supports the training of 18 Rice Center staff in Theraplay, an attachment-based play therapy intervention.