Illinois Partners exists to inform, educate, and advocate on behalf of the human services sector. This page is a resource to keep you up-to-date on the policies and regulations that affect your organizations and communities. Read on to see what’s happening in the state.
10/12/17: GOMB releases 5 Year fiscal projections.
9/26/17: Please don’t forget to submit State of Illinois invoices by Saturday, September 30th in order to receive payment for FY17 work.
9/18/17: Governor Rauner announces that the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) will broaden access to Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP). This will raise the income eligibility criteria of the federal poverty level from 162% to 185%.
9/12/17: Veto sessions are scheduled for October (24th, 25th, 26th) and November (7th, 8th, 9th).
9/8/17: Illinois Partners receives word from the governor’s office that Governor Rauner will sign contracts with human service organizations for which funds had been appropriated.
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Get the latest news on what is being done in Springfield regarding a budget and get providers the funding they deserve.
This page houses research publications commissioned by Illinois Partners.
Is your organization ready to comply with the new application, awarding, and reporting processes for state grants? Check out this page to find out how the new regulations apply to you.
Plans are in the works to completely transform the state’s health and human service entities into a more streamlined, community-based system for all Illinoisans. We’ll post updates to this page as the plan is put into action.