100 Years of Helping Children with Special Needs Succeed in Today’s World
We are a non-profit organization with almost 100 years of dedicated service to children with special needs and their families.
We are driven, as part of our core values, to develop relationships and to work with other community-based organizations who share in our mission to provide children with special and their families with the support and care they need to become thriving members of our communities.
Our staff professionals are special education trained, IEP proficient, licensed in the State of Michigan. We provide continuity of care, with one of the highest retention rates In the industry.
provided services to children with special needs and their families for 100 years.
80+ dedicated professionals providing services, resources and support to children with special needs and their families.
children with special needs in over 180 schools, Head Start, and Early Intervention programs throughout Detroit, Southeast Michigan and the Grand Rapids area.
60,000 hours of services provided to children annually.
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2045 E. West Maple Road
Commerce Township, MI 48390
The Detroit Institute for Children currently serves more than 5,000 children with special needs in schools, Head Start, and Early Intervention programs through Detroit and Southeastern Michigan. The DIC provides speech-language pathology, occupational therapies, social work, psychological services, and special education consulting.