- Brentwood North Healthcare Center - a Boulevard Healthcare Management LLC facility
- Home page for the Riverwoods Montessori School, fully accredited by The American Montessori Society.
- The Deerfield, Riverwoods, Bannockburn Chamber of Commerce (DBR Chamber of Commerce) contains information on Riverwoods and local area businesses.
- Local resident and real estate broker, Michele Vold, maintains a website with Riverwoods news, centering around the Thorngate subdivision at: www.thorngatenews.com.
- Buffalo Grove, Illinois Home Page
- Village of Deerfield Illinois
- Highland Park, Illinois - Community Network
- Village of Lincolnshire, Illinois
- Wheeling, Illinois - Home Page
- Village of Wheeling, Illinois
- Village of Northbrook, Illinois
- Glenview, Illinois Home Page
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Lake County Organizations
The 'Lake County, IL Home Page', the official government site for Lake County.
'Lake County, Illinois Hot Spot on the World Wide Web!' is an excellent site to find out everything you need to know about Lake County and what's happening!
The official website for the Lake County Forest Preserve District contains information on our area's dynamic and unique system of diverse natural and cultural resources.
Lake Online's 'Guide to Lake County Forest Preserves', will help you find your way around the many preserves of Lake County.
Schools in the Community
- Lincolnshire - Prairie View School District 103
- Laura B. Sprague School (Gr K-2)
- Half Day School (Gr 3-4)
- Daniel Wright Junior High School (Gr 5-8)
- Deerfield School District 109
- Deerfield High School
- Bannockburn School
Higher Education in Lake & Northern Cook Counties
Visit the North Suburban Higher Education Consortium online. All the Educational Institution links below were found in their 1999-2000 directory. Whenever possible, the location of the closest campus to Riverwoods is listed.
Also visit the University Center of Lake County with several locations throughout Lake County.
- The College of Lake County - Grayslake (Lake County, Main Campus)
- William Rainey Harper College - Palatine (Cook County)
- Oakton Community College - Des Plaines (Cook County)
Four Year Colleges
- Barat College - Lake Forest
- Columbia College of Missouri - Gurnee (Lake County), Crystal Lake (McHenry County)
- Concordia University - River Forest (Main Campus)
- DePaul University - Lake Forest (Lake County Campus)
- Dominican University -(formerly Rosary College)
- e-learning - University of Illinois Extension on the Internet
- Elmhurst College - Elmhurst (Cook County)
- Governors State University - University Park
- The Illinois Institute of Art - Schaumburg & Chicago (Cook County)
- Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago (Cook County, Main Campus)
- Keller Graduate School of Management - Linconshire (Lake County)
- Lake Forest College - Lake Forest (Lake County)
- Lake Forest Graduate School of Management - Lake Forest (Lake County)
- Lewis University - Grayslake (Lake County Extension Site)
- Loyola University of Chicago - Chicago (Cook County)
- National-Louis University - Wheeling Campus (Cook County)
- North Central College - Schaumburg Campus (Cook County)
- North Park University - Highland Park (Lake County)
- Northeastern Illinois University - Chicago (Cook County), Deerfield Extension Site (Lake County)
- Northwestern University - Evanston (Cook County)
- Olivet Nazarene University - Schaumburg (Cook County)
- Roosevelt University - Schaumburg (Cook County)
- Shimer College - Waukegan (Lake County)
- Southern Illinois University - Great Lakes & Grayslake - (Lake County)
- Trinity International University - Deerfield (Lake County)
- University of Chicago - Chicago (Cook County)
- University of Illinois - UIC Chicago (Cook County)
- University of St. Francis - Waukegan (Lake County)
- Webster University Graduate School - Deerfield (Lake County)
Sites for Individuals with Disabilities
The Northern Suburban Special Recreation Association (NSSRA) provides recreation programs for individuals with disabilities in the North Shore Area. View a PDF with information about programs and services. The other links in this section were gathered from their newsletter.
- Cornucopia of Disability Information
- Great Lakes A.D.A. Center
- National Center on Accessibility
- National Organization on Disability
- Pacer Center
- TASH - an international association
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Parks and Recreation
Several Links to Local and other Park Resources are listed below:
- Lake County Forest Preserve District
- Deerfield Park District
- Ryerson Woods Conservation Area
- Glencoe Park District
- Glenview Park District - email only
- Park District of Highland Park
- Lake Forest Recreation Department
- Northbrook Park District
- Wilmette Park District
- Winnetka Park District
- Illinois Parks and Recreation Association
- Illinois Association of Park Districts
- Illinois Department of Natural Resources
- National Recreation and Parks Association