State Agencies

 

Illinois Department of Human Services

http://www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx

The Division of Developmental Disabilities provides services related to Community Integrated Living Arrangements (CILA) that include; community and home based waiver, day training programs as well as the funding source for all developmental disability programs.

Illinois Department of Public Health

http://www.idph.state.il.us/

The Illinois Department of Public Health is the regulatory oversight for facilities licensed under the MR/DD Community Care Act as an Intermediate Care Facilities for the Developmentally Disabled (ICF/DD) and Long Term Care for Under 22 (SNF/PED). This site also provides links to the rules and regulation that govern these type of facilities.

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services

http://www.hfs.illinois.gov/
Provides assistance and information on all Medicaid and Medicare funded programs for the State of Illinois

Office of the Inspector General

http://www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx?item=29410

The Office of the Inspector General assists agencies and facilities in prevention efforts by investigating all reports of abuse, neglect and mistreatment in a timely manner, to foster humane, competent, respectful and caring treatment of persons with mental and developmental disabilities.
OIG investigates allegations of abuse or neglect of individuals who receive mental health services or developmental disability services in programs that are operated, licensed, certified or funded by the Illinois Department of Human Services, as well as allegations of abuse, neglect and exploitation of adults with disabilities (18 - 59 years old) who live in private homes. OIG also trains people who work with adults with disabilities, conducts random checks to ensure that programs take corrective actions resulting from investigations, and makes site visits to state psychiatric hospitals and developmental centers to assist in preventing abuse and neglect. For a fuller description of OIG's responsibilities, click here: Duties and Responsibilities of the DHS/OIG

Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilites

http://www.state.il.us/agency/icdd/

The Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities (ICDD) is dedicated to leading change in Illinois so that all people with developmental disabilities are able to exercise their rights to freedom and equal opportunity.
The Council focuses on a wide range of programs to help improve the opportunities people with developmental disabilities in our state are afforded, including education, employment, transportation, community living, and health care. Just as importantly, ICDD works to build the capabilities of individuals, families and communities, enabling each to become more self-sufficient through the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act (the DD Act).

State of Illinois

http://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/default.aspx

To access the official website of the State of Illinois.

State of Illinois Budget

http://www2.illinois.gov/budget/Pages/default.aspx

To access any budget information relating to the State of Illinois.

Americans with Disabilities Act

http://www.ada.gov/
Provided information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

http://www.cms.gov/
http://www.cms.gov/Consortia/99_RegionalMap.asp#TopOfPage
Serves as the Field focal point for all Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services activities relating to Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program and all interactions with States and local governments (including the Territories).

Implements national Medicaid program and fiscal policies and procedures which support and assure effective State program administration and beneficiary protection.