Posts Tagged: SB 955

Witness Slips to Support DSP Wages!  For Thursday!

The Senate continues to negotiate a grand bargain and we have heard they are proposing a $.50 increase in wages.  That doesn’t come close to the $15 that is in SB955 and what is needed to address the workforce crisis and ensure people have access to the workers and the services they need in the... Read more »

The Arc of Illinois Weekly Update – March 3, 2017

The Arc of Illinois Weekly Update Happy Developmental Disability Awareness Month!  Now more than ever, individuals, families and service providers need to come together to advocate at the state and national level for community living.  This has been a busy week for intellectual and developmental disability advocates.  Highlights in this update include: Ligas Consent Decree... Read more »