Our Mission

A Healthy Future

The Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare Society is a diverse member-driven organization committed to the health and wellbeing of children.

Through our IWS Children's Clinic, the Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare Society provides the highest quality medical, dental and behavioral health services to those who are unable to afford the cost of private care.

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The Society unites dedicated members and volunteers, a highly competent professional staff, generous donors, engaged partners and enlightened communities behind the shared belief that sustaining our children's health is a critical investment in the future.

Upcoming Events

Holiday Housewalk & Market

Tour five festive homes decorated for the 16th Annual OPRF Infant Welfare Society Holiday Housewalk and Market on Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6, 2014.

The Holiday Housewalk tour begins at the Nineteenth Century Club and includes tours through private homes in Oak Park and River Forest that have been specially decorated for the holidays.

Holiday Market

In addition to the tours of five homes, the Holiday Housewalk event also includes an exceptional holiday shopping experience at the Holiday Market.

Holiday Market Preview Party

December 4th at the Nineteenth Century Club.

Purchase Holiday Housewalk & Market tickets

It's All About The Kids

Our Clinic Story

Exciting new video – just released! In our video we shares stories from our families, members, staff, donors and partners about the importance and impact of the IWS Children's Clinic on their families and the surrounding community.

Shedding Light on Mental Health

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