Pursuant to 405 ILCS 80/11-1 the Illinois Department of Human Services/Division of Developmental Disabilities appoints a Developmental Disabilities Regulatory Advisory Board (DDRAB) whose members consult with the Department regarding Parts 115, 116, 117, 119, and 120 of Title 59 of the Illinois Administrative Code.
Advisory Board Requirements
Please visit the link above to view the training requirements for this Board/Commission/Committee/Task Force.
DD Regulatory Advisory Board is mandated to meet at least one time each calendar year. Meetings in addition to the ones listed below are scheduled as necessary.
2023 DDRAB Meeting Schedule
- January 24, 2023 - Meeting Information
- March 28, 2023- Meeting cancelled (no Rule to review)
- May 23, 2023 - Meeting cancelled (no Rule to review)
- July 25, 2023 - Meeting cancelled (no Rule to review)
- September 26, 2023 - Meeting cancelled (no Rule to review)
- November 28, 2023
The Advisory Board is composed of variety of stakeholders including persons who receive developmental disability services funded by the Division as well as guardians or family members of persons with developmental disabilities. The Director of the Division of Developmental Disabilities, representative of the Department of Healthcare and Family Services and the Office of the State Fire Marshal also participate. The Board includes representatives from statewide membership organizations, advocacy and labor union organizations.
||Equip for Equality
||Blue Tower Solutions, Inc.
||The Center for
||The Institute on Public Policy
||Don Moss & Associates, Inc.
||The ARC of Illinois
||Division of Developmental Disabilities
||Interim Director, Division of Developmental Disabilities
||IL. Assoc. of Rehabilitation Facilities
||Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal
||IL. Dept. of Healthcare and Family Services
IDHS Administrative Support
Division of Developmental Disabilities Contact: Andrea Medley, Strategic Planning Unit at Andrea.Medley@illinois.gov or at (217) 524-2520
Ethics Officer Contact Information: DHS.EthicsOfficer@Illinois.gov