Developmental Disabilities Program Manual

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

Table of Contents

  1. Introductions/Definitions/Overview of Services
  2. Policies and Procedures
  3. Contract/Amendment Process
  4. Program Descriptions
  5. Deliverables/Costs/Payment
  6. Provider Responsibilities
  7. Department Responsibilities
  8. Support Services
  9. Billing Instructions
  10. Program Monitoring
  11. Program Budget
  12. Appendix - State Authoritative Sources

Additional information regarding the developmental disabilities service system may be accessed via the Internet:  Division of Developmental Disabilities at


Contact Information

You may also contact the Division of Developmental Disabilities by phone at:

  • Toll Free:  (800) 843-6154
  • Springfield Office:  (217) 524-7065
  • Chicago Office:  (312) 814-2735
  • TTY:  (800) 447-6404

AUTHORITY

Implementing Section 3 of the Community Services Act [405 ILCS 30/3], the Community Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act [210 ILCS 135], and Sections 15 and 15.2 of the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Administrative Act [20 ILCS 1705/15 and 15.2] and authorized by Section 9 of the Community Integrated Living Arrangement Licensure and Certification Act [210 ILCS 135/9], Section 5-104 of the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Code [405 ILCS 5/5-104].