800 individuals were originally selected from the PUNS database; however, 65 names were removed from the selection for various reasons such as death, moved out of state, etc.

Table 1:  Selection Category

Category # %
Adults needing waiver services (including CILA and HBS) and living at home with a caregiver who is age 75 or older 200 25%
Adults needing waiver services (including CILA and HBS) immediately 200 25%
Adults needing HBS services and living at home with a caregiver who is age 60 or older 120 15%
Adults who are 22 years old, have left special education and need HBS services 120 15%
Adults needing HBS services immediately or within one year 160 20%
TOTAL 800

Table 2: Selection by Age of Applicant

AGE RANGE # %
Applicant is aged 60 or older 47 6%
Applicant is aged 50-59 124 16%
Applicant is aged 40-49 138 17%
Applicant is aged 30-39 110 14%
Applicant is aged 29 or younger 381 48%
TOTAL 800

Table 3: Selection by Independent Service Coordination/Pre-Admission Screening Agency

NAME OF ISC/PAS AGENCY # %
Access Services of Northern Illinois 20 3%
Central IL Service Access, Inc. 10 1%
Champaign County Regional Planning 4 <1%
Community Alternatives, Unlimited 166 21%
Community Service Options of Rock Island County 8 1%
Community Service Options 141 18%
DayOne Network, Inc. 55 7%
Developmental Disability Services 39 5%
Great River Service Coordination 6 less than 1%
Livingston County Mental Health Board 12 2%
West Central Service Coordination 2 less than 1%
Options & Advocacy of McHenry County 18 2%
PACT, Inc. 75 9%
Prairieland Service Coordination 8 1%
Service, Inc. of Will/Grundy/Kankakee Counties 61 8%
Southern Illinois Case Coordination 16 2%
Suburban Access, Inc. 157 20%
Western Illinois Service Coordination 2 less than 1%
Total 800

Table 4: Selection by Length of Time on PUNS

LENGTH OF TIME # %
Six months or less 0 0%
More than six months, less than one year 3 less than 1%
More than one year, less than two years 39 5%
More than two years, less than three years 30 4%
More than three years, less than four years 73 9%
More than four years 655 82%
Total 800

Table 5: Selection by Race

RACE # %
African American 236 30%
Asian/Pacific Islander 20 3%
Indian/Eskimo 2 less than 1%
White 499 62%
Unknown 43 5%
Total 800

 Table 6: Selection by Ethnicity

ETHNIC ORIGIN # %
Mexican 25 3%
Puerto Rican 8 1%
Central/South American 3 less than 1%
Other Hispanic 11 1%
Not Hispanic 720 90%
Unknown 33 4%
Total 800

Table 7: Selection by Diagnosis

Diagnosis # %
Autism Spectrum Disorder 103 13%
Cerebral Palsy 16 2%
Epilepsy 4 less than 1%
MI - Dual Diagnosis 3 less than 1%
Pervasive Developmental Disorder 17 2%
Mild Mental Retardation 264 33%
Moderate Mental Retardation 183 23%
Severe Mental Retardation 44 6%
Profound Mental Retardation 30 4%
Unspecified Mental Retardation 112 14%
Unknown Diagnosis 24 3%
Total 800