Early Childhood Education


Families with young children often have limited affordable education and care options. Onward Neighborhood House’s Early Childhood Education Program is designed to meet the needs of children and parents seeking to better their lives. The year-round, full day, pre-school services allow parents to work full time, pursue their education, and support their families without having to worry about their child’s safety and educational development.

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Adult Education Classes


Literacy, both language and technology, is a critical need in the Belmont Cragin community. A survey from Wright College noted that in the Belmont Cragin community, 43.2% speak English, less than very well and over one-third have less than a high school diploma. And, according to our surveys, approximately 80% of our adult students had never before touched a computer until having access to our training. Onward House is proud to offer adult education programs that meet the growing needs of the community.

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