Jumpstart hosts a variety of events and field trips including museums, pumpkin farm trips, holiday events, and a weekly Baby Book Club. Buses are provided for events that are farther away. Check out what’s coming next! See pictures from our past events HERE!

Upcoming 2018 Events:

Blue (Will County)  Orange (Grundy/Kendall County) 

Purple (Kankakee/Iroquois/Ford County)  Black (All Counties)


May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 | Baby Book Club | Bradley Jumpstart Office | 515 E. North St., Bradley

May 20 | 9am-4pm | Impact of Trauma and TRBI Basics | Kankakee Public Library Auditorium | 201 E. Merchant St., Kankakee

May 22 | 10am-1pm | Touch a Truck! | Kathy Green Multi-Purpose Center | 3000 Jefferson St., Joliet

May 30 | 10am-11am | Group Outing! | Willowhaven Park and Nature Center | 1451 N. 4000 E. Rd, Kankakee


Visit us at the following upcoming events to have your child screened, learn more about Jumpstart, or enroll. To learn more about what to expect at a screening and the screening tool we use (the ASQ-3), please visit our Community Screenings page.

May 3, 10, 17, 24 | 8:30-11:30am: Kankakee County Health Dept.| 390 W. Station St., Kankakee

May 3, 17 | 9am-12pm: Hippocrates Medical Clinic | 606 E Court St., Kankakee

May 7| 10am-2pm: McDonald’s | 1180 N. Kinzie Ave., Bradley

May 7 | 9:30-11am: Morris Public Library | 604 Liberty St. Morris

May 13, 28| 8:30am-3:30pm: Joliet WIC office | 501 Ella Ave., Joliet

May 15 | 10:30am-12pm: Morris Public Library | 604 Liberty St. Morris

May 16 | 10am-1pm: Little Me Studio | 447 S. Main St., Bourbonnais

Click on the events on the calendar for more info.