Just received online petition from Access Living (CIL) on the serious situation in Illinois, which will help protect the 10,000 Home Services Program users and the 39,000 Community Care Program users from losing all services. Our Seniors and People with Disabilities in Illinois NEED the services to continue to live an Independent life, in their own homes.
Dear Access Living friends and allies,
We have an important development in the effort to preserve the Determination of Need (DON) score level at 29. Today, State Representative Greg Harris filed Amendment 1 to House Bill 972. We need advocates like you to take action to let our legislators know to support this amendment. This amendment contains language to:
To read the full text, please visit this link.
To take action to contact your legislators, please use this link.
If this bill passes, it will help protect the 10,000 Home Services Program users and the 39,000 Community Care Program users from losing all services as a result of the DON services. We have to make sure to protect home and community services. Please take action now.
Director of Advocacy, Access Living