US Legislative Alerts

The Arc of Illinois Federal Update

Happy Birthday Medicaid and Medicare!  Remind Friends, Family and Policy Makers Why These Programs are Critical For People with Disabilities! Here is a great info graphic from Little Lobbyists: From… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Federal Update

Just out – June 25 “Supported Employment Action Team: Speak Up to Get the Job You Want” training for advocates, families and community organizations.  Here is the flier.  This training… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois – Going Home Rally

Today, more than 250 self advocates, families and community organizations are rallying in the rotunda of the State Capitol to advocate for increased funding for community living (including increased pay… Read more »

Below is from the Arc of the United States about federal advocacy: Medicaid/LTSS: President Signs MFP Extension On April 18, President Trump signed the Medicaid Services Investment and Accountability Act… Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Update

STATE  Speak Up and Speak Out Registration Out! Last year Speak Up  and Speak Out sold out faster than ever before!  Don’t miss it – register now!  Here is the… Read more »

The Arc Federal Update

Happy Friday!  Although we have been focused this week on Springfield, the federal government continues to make disability policy.  Check out this update from the Arc of the United States:… Read more »