Resources for Your Family

Want to find restaurants where kids eat free? Preschools and daycares near you? Need school lunch ideas? Looking for a resale or consignment sale to buy kids clothes, toys, and equipment? Want to plan the ultimate kids birthday party? We have the answers to these questions and much more in this Resources for Families page!

All of these lists were made by local moms for local parents, grandparents, and caregivers. Are you looking for a family resource not on this list? Comment below and let us know!

If you are looking for activities for kids? Check out our other resources, visit our Outdoor Activities and Indoor Activities pages. We also have Half-Price Ticket offers so you can see a fun performance or receive admission to location attractions at a discount!

New! KIDS Urgent Care in Wheaton
This new facility has a kid-friendly space theme, friendly staff, and the latest technology. Get an overview of KIDS Urgent Care in Wheaton.

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Most Popular Content of 2018
Find out what local families like you were most interested in this past year in this top ten list of the most popular content on Kidlist!

2019 Chicago-Area Museum Free Days
Visit Brookfield Zoo, the Shedd, MSI, and more for free! Check out our guide to find the best values when visiting local museums and zoos.

Preschool and Daycare Guide for Families in Chicago’s Western Suburbs
Everything in one place: local preschool and daycare options, as well as preschools with extended care. Find education and child care near you!

Skip the Line with Grocery Delivery and Pick-Up Services Near Here
Grocery delivery services are proving to be money well spent for many families. Restock your pantry without setting foot in the store.

Holiday Gift Guide for Kids of All Ages
We've scoped out all the new toys and games this season and only our favorites are included in this holiday gift guide.

2018 Live Christmas Tree Farms: Where to Cut Your Own (or Find a Pre-Cut Tree)
Driving to the lot, sawing down a tree, drinking cocoa together: cutting your own Christmas tree is a family adventure! Or go with pre-cut and skip the saw.

2018 Southwest Suburban Preschool and Daycare Guide
We're making the preschool and daycare process a bit easier with our big list of all the options nearby! Find preschool, extended care, and daycares here.

Mark Your Calendar for These Upcoming Preschool Open Houses in the Western Suburbs
Picking the right preschool for your little one can be daunting. Check out these open houses in the western suburbs for a sneak peek at the school!

Announcing Santa and Vintage Red Truck Photo Sessions
Get details for two special opportunities in the western suburbs: vintage red truck photo sessions and a personal time slot with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

2018 Trick-or-Treat Hours for the Western Suburbs
Easily find the recommended trick-or-treat hours for your town and surrounding areas in the western suburbs of Chicago on this handy list.