Media Resources

For more information on the Rebalancing Initiative contact Januari Smith at IDHS at 217-558-1544.  Or email her at


Ligas Consent Decree Video - CILA Options - 12/2014

Moving Forward Active Community Care Transition - Published on Sep 27, 2013 on

CRA has been guiding the Active Community Care Transition process in the State of Illinois, that will see people with developmental disabilities moving forward from State Operated Developmental Centers (SODCs) to community based living arrangements that they and their families choose throughout the state.

Other Websites:

Inclusion Press- ( - Reading on Person Centered Planning

Cornell University Employment and Disability Institute - ( - Person Centered Education Site at Cornell University.

Defining Person Centered Planning - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - (

Institute on Disability - What is Person Centered Planning? - (

PACER Center - Champions for Children with Disabilities - (