Important listening sessions for people enrolled in home-based services and home


You are invited to attend a listening session focused on how people access information
and assistance about long term services and supports.  State agencies want to hear your
ideas about how Illinois could improve the way that older adults and people with disabilities,
including persons with developmental/intellectual disabilities and mental illness access long
term services and supports – particularly home and community-based services.

Listening sessions will be held in three areas of the state, please register in advance –
space is limited.

Register at

Please let us know if any accommodation or assistance with transportation is needed.  Your
registration will be confirmed via email.

Session 1: Tues, July 21, 2:30-4:00 p.m. – Peoria (Peoria Public Library – 107 NE Monroe

Session 2: Wed, July 22, 11:00-12:30 p.m.  – Mt. Vernon (Rolland W Lewis Community
Building – 800 S 27th St.)

Session 3: Thurs, August 6, 1:00-2:30 p.m. – Chicago (Access Living – 115 W Chicago

Session 4: Thurs, August 6, 3:00-4:30 p.m. – Chicago (Access Living – 115 W Chicago

You may also register by sending an email or calling Brendan Flinn at The Lewin Group,
which is helping the state to organize and facilitate these meetings,
(, 703-269-5722).

Please feel free to share this invitation with friends, colleagues or clients who are interested
in providing feedback.  Attendance may have to be limited to two per organization.

Please see the FLYER and AGENDA for more detailed information.

Tony Paulauski
Executive Director
The Arc of Illinois
20901 S. LaGrange Rd. Suite 209
Frankfort, IL 60423
815-464-1832 (OFFICE)
815-464-1832 (CELL)