• Join us at Temperance Beer Co. on World Autism Awareness Day, April 2nd from Noon - 6pm when a portion of each pint and each half pint goes to Have Dreams!

Programs & Services

  • After-school Programs

    After-school Programs

    Our classes build communication, social and independent living skills.

  • Adult Programs

    Adult Programs

    Have Dreams’ employment training, internship, and Life SCILS programs for adults with autism.

  • Diagnostics & Assessments

    Diagnostics & Assessments

    Services provided by on-site staff, as well as consultative in-school assessment visits.





2020 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60202

Phone: 847-905-0702
Fax: 847-905-0684


Park Ridge

515 Busse Highway
Suite 150
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Phone: 847-685-0250
Fax: 847-685-0257

News & Events

  • Dreaming BIG for Autism

    Dreaming BIG for Autism

    Join us at Pinstripes in Northbrook on April 29th for bowling, bocce and fun as we celebrate Have Dreams!

  • Have Dreams News

    Have Dreams News

    We did it! Thanks to your amazing generosity, we raised $25,000 to purchase a new van for Have Dreams!

  • Events


    Upcoming Events: Have a Pint for Have Dreams on World Autism Awareness Day – Temperance Beer Co. – April 2, 2017 Dreaming BIG for...

  • News & Media

    News & Media

    Stay updated with the latest news and information about Have Dreams, our programs, participants and staff.

  • In the Spotlight

    In the Spotlight

    Have Dreams’ Artwork on Display at Abt Electronics Have Dreams Academy Business Partner Jean Kroll Inducted into the Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame Have Dreams’...








Get Involved

  • Donate or Provide Scholarships

    Donate or Provide Scholarships

    Have Dreams is a 501(c)(3) organization; all contributions are tax-deductible and help children, teens and young adults impacted by autism.

  • Volunteer or Host a Fundraiser

    Volunteer or Host a Fundraiser

    Learn about available program, administrative and event volunteer opportunities at Have Dreams.

  • Team Have Dreams

    Team Have Dreams

    Support Have Dreams by running in local races and as a member of our Chicago Marathon team.

  • Board Involvement

    Board Involvement

    Membership on our Board of Directors or Young Professionals Board helps support Have Dreams.