How did disability services in Illinois become a system in crisis? We break down the Direct Support Professional (DSP) staffing issue, its effect on people with disabilities – and what you can do about it – in our latest campaign video.
It all comes down to years of neglect in state funding. Two bills in in the General Assembly – SB 3269 and HB 5074 – provide a comprehensive solution by raising DSP wages and funding providers’ crucial operations.
Tell state leaders that people with disabilities deserve more. The time to act is now!