Drop-In Center Registration

Welcome to the Gorton Children’s Drop-In Center. The Drop-In Center serves children 6 weeks through 5 years. We are licensed by the State of Illinois and meet or exceed their standards in addition to providing a warm, caring and educational atmosphere for your children.


Gorton Community Center
400 E. Illinois Road
Lake Forest , IL 60045


To start your registration, please click the Enroll button below. Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is now pro-rated for January 6-June 4, 2020.

For the cardholder information below, please use the name that appears on the credit card you are using to submit the registration fee.

If you prefer, you can pay by check or cash, at the Drop-In Center.

Your registration is not complete until the DILC registration forms, medical forms including lead questionnaire, and birth certificate copy have been turned into the Center Director.

2019-2020 Parent Handbook

Please print the 2019-2020 DILC registration

Please print the DHS medical form and have your pediatrician complete this form.

Please print the lead risk questionnaire and have your pediatrician sign.

Please read the DCFS Summary of Licensing Standards.

Enroll one child for 2019-2020 school year

Enroll two or more children for 2019-2020 school year