Providers and others are strongly encouraged to participate in these Webinars.  Continuing education credits (CEs) opportunities are still available on past webinars  - Use link at bottom of page to see past webinars.

Using "Go To Webinar"

  • You need to pre-register and have Internet access.
  • Do not use the same email address for multiple registrants.  Use same email address to register and connect for the webinars to record your attendance at all three webinars.  After you register, you will receive an email with a login link and phone number from "GoToWebinar." 
  • On the day of the webinar, use the login link from the email to connect to the Webinar.  You may get better audio using your telephone. 
  • You can select "Use Telephone" after joining the Webinar.  Use the phone number (not toll-free) and PIN # that was sent via email.  The phone number and PIN# can also be accessed through the GoToMeeting control panel. 
  • Due to the large number of participants, please use the "chat feature" to communicate questions and comments.
  • For registration assistance, please email or (217) 782-9438.
  • For issues connecting to GoToWebinar, call GoToWebinar support at 1-888-259-8414 and listen for message options "having trouble connecting" to a Webinar session.

Note:  you will need to know the GoToWebinar 9-digit ID number at the bottom of your confirmation email.

Webinar and Handouts Information

Please see additional webinar details, handouts and presentation links below. 

Webinar Name and Enrollment Links Webinar Handout(s) to Print or Save CEs Awarded and How to Document Webinar CEs
New Item to ViewLife Choices Initiative - Proposed Person-Centered Planning Process:
  1. March 29, 2016 session 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm - No longer available
  2. April 6, 2016 session 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm registration:
View or download the webinar handouts:
  1. Presentation Slides (pdf) - (13 pages)
  2. Provider Agency Selection Process (docx) - (1 page)
  3. Personal Plan Summary (docx) - (6 pages)
  4. Discovery Assessment Process (docx) - (5 pages)
  5. Service Implementation Plan Guidelines (docx) - (3 pages)

2.0 hours - CEs Awarded

Documenting recorded Webinar CEs

New Item to View Life Choices Initiative - From Active Treatment to Supports- Changing the Model of Service Delivery for Developmental Disabilities Waivers in Illinois

Three options for participating are available with the same information presented in each session. Pick one that works best for you:

  1. May 4, 2016 1:30 - 2:30 PM session registration:
  2. May 5, 2016 1:30 - 2:30 PM session registration:
  3. May 12, 2016 1:30 - 2:30 PM session registration:

Presentation Link:

Emailed to attendees after Webinar

1.0 hour CEs Awarded

Documenting recorded Webinar CEs

An Overview of Support Service Teams (SSTs)
May 11, 2016, 10:00 am - 11:30 am session registration:
Please note:  this Webinar presentation and information was presented previously on November 12, 2014

Presentation Link:

Not available at this time

CEs Awarded -announced at end of the Webinar by presenter

Documenting recorded Webinar CEs

Documenting Continuing Education Credits (CEs)

Live and recorded Webinar documentation instructions are posted on the DHS Web site under "Documenting CEs".

Past webinars still available to earn Continuing Education Credits

Contact for Assistance

If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact or (217) 782-9438.