For 60 years Glenkirk has been driven by our mission to provide quality, lifetime supports and services that empower individuals with intellectual disabilities to participate fully in all areas of community life. Glenkirk offers a variety of residential, day and employment programs, as well as respite, medical, behavioral and home-based services.


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About Glenkirk

  • The Keystone Alliance

    The Keystone Alliance was founded in 2009 through a unique partnership between two like-minded nonprofits with similar missions, Glenkirk and Search, Inc. We formed the Keystone Alliance with the belief that by joining forces and working collaboratively, both organizations could strengthen their missions and grow their programs.

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  • Glenkirk Enterprises

    The small business enterprises of Glenkirk generate earned income that helps to support important programs and services for people with intellectual disabilities.

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  • Volunteer at Glenkirk

    Glenkirk depends on people just like you who volunteer their time, energy and talents to improving the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities.

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Latest Updates

  • Staff Spotlight - Val Giuroiu
    Staff Spotlight - Val Giuroiu

    Glenkirk's mission has long been dedicated to providing quality and lifelong supports that help to empower the individuals we serve so they can participate fully in all areas of community life.  Our staff highlight is an employee who has perpetuated that mission in her role in one of our community homes.

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  • Governor Proposes Deep Budget Cuts - Open Letter from CEO John Lipscomb
    Governor Proposes Deep Budget Cuts - Open Letter from CEO John Lipscomb

    Last Spring, the legislature passed a $35.7 billion budget for FY 15 that didn’t allocate enough money for the entire fiscal year. The crafting of that budget was a political decision to avoid a debate on whether to extend the state's income tax increase until after the November election. The legislature didn't address the issue in their fall veto session and the tax increase rolled back on Jan. 1. Now, this roughly $2 billion chicken is about to come home to roost.

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  • Day in the Life - Doug
    Day in the Life - Doug

    Doug moved into his new home in Libertyville in December of 2009, since that time, he has transformed his life in such a positive way!   When Doug moved into the Trinity CILA from his life-long home, it was a challenging transition, but Doug began to grow in so many ways.  He is a compassionate and cheerful young man, likes to be a good friend, and has a great sense of humor.  

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