How do we support the effective delivery of human services, develop and maintain a strong infrastructure and build upon the sector’s meaningful work? It takes research. That’s why we take the lead on academic research to inform our partners, legislators, policymakers and the public on the latest innovations, data and trends in human services.
Learn about the value of human services, the lasting effects of ongoing budget cuts on community well being and the efficiency of our sector compared to other Illinois industries. Learn more
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