DSP Workforce Crisis

May 15, 2017 by

Below links are to recent news articles highlighting the direct support workforce crisis in Illinois and across the country. Kaiser...

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CMS Delays Enforcement of HCBS...

May 12, 2017 by

CMS announced that it is extending the deadline for states to comply with the 2014 HCBS Rule to 2022.  The Kaiser Family Foundation...

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ASAN Self Advocate’s Gui...

May 9, 2017 by

The Autism Self-Advocacy Network has released a user-friendly guide to Medicaid including possible future changes that can be accessed...

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They Deserve More

Apr 28, 2017 by

THEY DESERVE MORE CAMPAIGN April 28, 2017  The Institute is part of a coalition of statewide membership groups working to address the...

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Support SB 955 and HB 2960 To ...

Apr 12, 2017 by

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) that rely on direct support staff (DSP’s) in community settings...

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