Mon, December 17, 2012

Blankets for Babies

The "Blankets for Babies" project team came to La Rabida on Friday, Dec. 14, to donate handmade blankets to the hospital. Helda Tuberty and her team helped decorate the blankets with help from her niece and nephew, siblings of her late nephew, Riley Terrell, of whom this project is in Read more...

Tue, December 11, 2012

ABC7 Story Focuses on La Rabida Patient

Sharonda, a La Rabida patient, was born prenatally exposed to drugs, but that didn't stop retired school teacher Annie McNickles from adopting her. A few years earlier, McNickles had adopted Sharonda's older brother, who also was born with drugs in his system. She went on to adopt their two youn Read more...

Mon, December 10, 2012

Ticket winner announced for The MIX 101.9 Miracle on State Street Concert

Frances Gonzales from St. John, Ind. was the big winner in the La Rabida Trivia Quiz contest for two tickets to the sold out Miracle on State Street concert this Fri. at the Chicago The Read more...

Mon, December 10, 2012

Decked Out in Holiday Dresses

Nearly 30 teens, tweens and their (mostly) moms gathered in the Child Life Pavilion on Sunday to escape the dreary weather with a cheerful exercise in fun and fashion,sponsored by Frankie's on the Park teen boutique.   Each year, patients choose from a glittery assortmen Read more...

Thu, December 06, 2012

Tribune Spotlights Child Trauma Center

The Chicago Tribune featured La Rabida's Chicago Child Trauma Center as part of its Holiday Giving campaign that supports charities. The story focused on center's work with children and families caught in the cross hairs of abuse, foster care and random violence. Read more...