Welcome to the STAR NET Region VI website. Region VI is part of the Illinois STAR NET system and is supported through a grant from the Illinois State Board of Education in Cooperation with Southwest Cooperative. STAR NET provides training, consultation, and resources to the early childhood community.


The STAR NET system assists the State Board of Education in meeting local needs by providing services to professionals and parents of young children with special needs throughout Illinois.

All communications from STAR NET Region VI will be sent via email through Constant Contact. If you are not receiving email messages from us, please check your junk mail file and mark us “safe”. You may also wish to check with your school district IT person to make sure we are not blocked. All workshop notices, confirmation letters, and general information will come from STAR NET through Constant Contact.