Report Period: July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2007

Illinois Department of Human Services
Division of Community Health & Prevention
Bureau of Early Intervention

The Illinois Department of Human Services' Part C Annual Performance Report is posted for public input. If you have comments on the report, send your comments in writing to the Bureau of Early Intervention, 222 S. College, 2nd Floor, Springfield, Illinois 62704. Comments will be accepted until April 11, 2008.


Indicator 1: Percent of infants and toddlers with IFSPs who receive the early intervention services on their IFSPs in a timely manner.

Indicator 2: Percent of infants and toddlers with IFSPs who primarily receive early intervention services in the home or programs for typically developing children.

Indicator 3: Percent of infants and toddlers with IFSPs who demonstrate improved: Positive social-emotional skills (including social relationships); Acquisition and use of knowledge and skills (including early language/communication); and Use of appropriate behaviors to meet their needs.

Indicator 4: Percent of families participating in Part C who report that early intervention services have helped the family: Know their rights; Effectively communicate their children's needs; and Help their children develop and learn.

Indicator 5: Percent of infants and toddlers birth to 1 with IFSPs compared to: Other States with similar eligibility definitions; and National data.

Indicator 6: Percent of infants and toddlers birth to 3 with IFSPs compared to: Other States with similar eligibility definitions; and National data.

Indicator 7: Percent of eligible infants and toddlers with IFSPs for whom an evaluation and assessment and an initial IFSP meeting were conducted within Part C's 45-day timeline.

Indicator 8: Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning to support the child's transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including: A. IFSPs with transition steps and services; B. Notification to LEA, if child potentially eligible for Part B; and C. Transition conference, if child potentially eligible for Part B.

Indicator 9: General Supervision system (including monitoring, complaints, hearing, etc) identified and corrects noncompliance as soon as possible but in no case later than one year from identification.

Indicator 10: Percent of signed written complaints with reports issued that were resolved within 60-day timeline or a timeline extended for exceptional circumstances with respect to a particular complaint.

Indicator 11: Percent of fully adjudicated due process hearing requests that were fully adjudicated within the applicable timeline.

Indicator 12: Percent of hearing requests that went to resolution session that were resolved through resolution session settlement agreements (applicable if Part B due process procedures are adopted.)

Indicator 13: Percent of mediations held that resulted in mediation agreements.

Indicator 14: State reported data (618 and State Performance Plan and Annual Performance Report) are timely and accurate.