IL Legislative Alerts

Arc Again and DDD Town Hall Webinar

Division of Developmental Disabilities Town Hall Webinar June 23, 2016, 1 to 3 p.m.   The Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) values communication with the people and families we serve. … Read more »

New Arc Action Alert

Tuesday, the Senate Human Services Committee passed our DSP Wage Bill House Bill 5931 by a vote of 6 yes and 3 no. See how your Senator voted. House Bill… Read more »

Arc Action Alert

As you are already aware, The Arc is working with a larger coalition of State Associations and AFSCME to increase Direct Support Professionals starting wage to $15.00. Last week the… Read more »

Arc Action Alert on DSP Wages

Okay folks the time to act is now! This is the vote we have been waiting for! This bill will increase DSP wages to $15.00 and all other staff including… Read more »

Arc Action Alert

On Tuesday both the House and Senate will consider bills that in my opinion .takes the disability service system in the opposite direction we should be going in Illinois. The… Read more »