Issues of the Day

The Arc of Illinois Update

Arc of Illinois Events In light of concerns around the corona virus and the fact that many Arc leaders and families either have general health concerns or live with someone who… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Update

Statewide Transition Plan – Thanks to all those self-advocates, families and community organizations who submitted comments around the draft Statewide Transition Plan to implement the home and community based services settings… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois: Call to Action

The Arc of Illinois: Call To Action – Comments Needed! Speak Up for Community Living! Turnout for Townhalls, Webinar and Comments Needed! You have several opportunities this week and next… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois: Call to Action!

The Arc of Illinois: Call To Action – Comments Needed! Speak Up for Community Living! Turnout for Townhalls, Webinar and Comments Needed! You have several opportunities this week and next… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Update

The Arc of Illinois: March 4 Legislative Breakfast & Public Charge Update PUBLIC CHARGE TAKES EFFECT TODAY – INCLUDING IN IL  Today, Monday Feb. 24th, the public charge rule takes… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Update

State Budget Released and HCBS Settings Webinar & In Person Meetings! This week, I have been in Springfield for the Governor’s Budget address and department summaries, visits with legislators and… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Update

Save the Date: HCBS Settings Webinar! Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities and The Arc of Illinois are hosting a webinar: Keeping the Community in HCBS Funded Services:   Understanding and Commenting… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Update

New Illinois Medicaid Income Guidelines For the Year 2020 Effective: March 1, 2020 AABD    For 1 Person-> $1063 + $25 = $ 1088 ACA      For 1 Person -> $ 1467, For 2… Read more »