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Visit The Cardinal Gift Shop

Have you visited the Cardinal Gift Shop in Downtown Wheaton? The Cardinal Gift Shop is an important part of Clare Woods Academy’s vocational program. It functions as part of our Transitional Vocation Department which trains students for future employment. The students make and sell crafts from the store. It also functions as our new Work […]

Dr. Temple Grandin to speak at Clare Woods Academy

Dr. Temple Grandin is coming to Clare Woods Academy November 18th and 19th, 2019. Mark your calendars for an inspirational treat!   Dr. Grandin did not talk until she was three and a half years old.  She was fortunate to get early speech therapy. Her teachers also taught her how to wait and take turns when […]

National Alliance on Mental Illness Overview of Services

Clare Woods Academy would like to highlight our partner organization NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) DuPage County whose mission is to provide support, advocacy and education in order to improve the quality of life of individuals with mental illnesses and their families. A list of their services can be seen here.