Children

At Restoration Urban Ministries, resident’s children are cared for.

  • School age children are required to regularly attend Champaign Public Schools.
  • Children over 18 who are not in school are required to participate in all Transitional Housing Program activities and meet all program requirements.
  • Our on-site Nursery provides care to children that have not reached school age while parents are engaged in program activities.
  • An on-site playground is available for exercise and entertainment. Parents are required to directly supervise their children while using the playground.
  • A Teen Center is available for teens’ enjoyment during supervised hours.
  • If children have been removed from the home of a participating parent, we work with DCFS towards the goal of reunification.
  • All school-aged children are encouraged to participate in our after-school tutoring program – Homework Hangout – held on-site four days a week during the school year.