Yesterday advocates met with the Ligas attorneys and the financial request for information. It is critically important that you participate in this request for information. The time for action is now. This may be your only chance to begin to resolve this crisis and its impact on the people we support.

A call for providers with the attorneys is scheduled Tuesday, April 5th at 2:00 p.m. details to follow.

This an important request and I highly recommend you participate in this survey in our quest to provide decent and safe community supports here in Illinois.



Information Requested from ICF and CILA Providers Regarding Rates
The attorneys representing the Plaintiffs and Intervenors in Ligas would like to gather information from providers of ICF and CILA services regarding the sufficiency of the rates Illinois pays providers, which have not increased since March 2008.

We would appreciate each provider sending us the information listed below.

Once we receive the information, we will set up a conference call or meeting with you to go over the information and make sure we understand it.  We may then prepare a declaration for you to sign which will be submitted to the Court.  It is possible that the Court will hold a hearing and you may be asked to appear and testify at the hearing about the information in your declaration.

If you have any questions or concerns about the process or the questions below, please contact Scott Mendel (847.436.4188 or or Laura Miller (312.895.7316 or

Click here for information request survey. Deadline is March 31st.


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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)