About Us

Our dedicated staff works to ensure that every child in Chicago lives in a safe and supportive home with a nurturing family.

Our Services

See how we help children, youth and families heal from trauma and shape better lives and brighter futures.

Foster a Child

Kaleidoscope is always in need of foster parents who are passionate about caring for children and youth.

Stories that Connect 2022

As part of our 2022 celebration, we wanted to honor the leaders who started Kaleidoscope as we carry their vision into its 50th year. Learn more about our early leaders & check below to learn more about Stories that Connect & Kaleidoscope’s 50th Anniversary.

What We Do

Our Mission

Kaleidoscope’s mission is to enhance child and family wellbeing by delivering innovative, individualized care and strengthening community connections. 

Our Vision

Our vision is that all children and youth have the opportunity to enjoy safe and healthy lives nurtured by supportive adults and engaged communities.

We're hiring! Kaleidoscope employees are committed child welfare professionals who support the organization’s mission, vision and values by exhibiting excellence, innovation, respect and commitment to the families we serve.
Donate now to support our vital programs and services for children, youth and families in Chicago. Gifts are put to use right away to help children and families heal from the trauma of abuse and neglect.