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National Lekotek Center


Contact Information

2001 N. Clybourn
Chicago, IL 60614

1-800-366-7529 (Voice - Toll-free), Lekotek Toy Resource Helpline 1-800-366-PLAY
773-528-5766 (Voice),
773.537.2992 (FAX),

Internet Resources


Abstract

The National Lekotek Center is a non-profit 501(C)3 organization based in Chicago, Illinois, and is the administrative and training center for a nationwide network of Lekotek centers housing family play facilities, toy lending libraries and computer play resources. Clinical evidence affirms that early intervention using strategic play techniques profoundly affects a child's learning capacity. Lekotek uses interactive play experiences, and the learning that results, to promote the inclusion of children with special needs into family and community life.

Publications

Lekotek and Compuplay Site List is available at http://www.lekotek.org/location.asp.

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Notes

11.15.11. updated abstract and contact info - DK

Audit

Date Entered: 10/1/1997
Date Edited: 3/25/2013
Date Revised: 11/14/2006 11:30:57 AM
Health Referral Number: HR2559
Accession Number:

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