The Illinois AfterSchool Network (IAN) is the state affiliate to the National AfterSchool Association (NAA) and is growing strong with over 400 members and strategic partners representing School Districts, Park Districts, YMCA/YWCA, Child Development Centers, Teen REACH Programs, Boys and Girls Clubs, 21st CCLC, Faith Based Organizations, Family Child Care Homes and other youth serving organizations throughout Illinois. IAN is a not-for-profit 501 (c) 3 organization that partners and collaborates with an array of organizations dedicated to working with children and youth in the field of afterschool and youth development. To date, the IAN has been in existence for over 23 years with a Board of Directors representing the entire state of Illinois.
The Illinois AfterSchool Network provides support to the afterschool and youth development field through professional development, leadership and networking opportunities.
IAN is the state affiliate to the National AfterSchool Association in Washington DC.
IAN is funded in part by the
Illinois Department of Human Services.