INVESTMENTS IN ILLINOIS HUMAN SERVICES PAY DIVIDENDS
When funded adequately, human services programs are far less expensive to the government – and their return on investment is a stronger state.
As with most public investments, calculating the return on investment for human services is an imperfect science, but there is a strong evidence that human services return much more in societal benefits than the initial investment.
Here’s how investing in human services saves money and builds a stronger Illinois:
And here are some facts to keep in mind: