Mailing address: 600 East Ash Street, Building 400, Mail Stop 2 North, Springfield, IL 62703
Phone: (217) 524-1598
Fax: (217) 782-9444
TTY: (866) 376-8446
Kristin Semanik Quality Enhancement Unit Supervisor Email: Kristin.Semanik@Illinois.gov Contact Number: (217) 558-1511
Provides oversight in identifying, developing, presenting and following up on all training programs and curriculum, that improves the health, welfare, safety and attainment of personal goals for individuals with developmental disabilities in any location that is certified, funded, or licensed by DHS (including CILAs and CDS providers). Provides leadership to the Quality Enhancement Unit at the Division.
Issues related to: Direct Support Professional Training, DSP Instructor, Training Program Credentialing, Human Rights Committee Chairperson Training, Residential Director Training, Direct Support Professional and Health Care Worker Registry/DSP Issues, Webinar and Curriculum Development should be directed to Kristin.
Gary Tucker, Quality Enhancement Specialist, Email: Gary.Tucker@illinois.gov Contact Number: (217) 557-6262
Human Rights Committee Chairperson Training, Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional Training and QIDP/DSP, Instructor and Training Program Credentialing, Trainer of other Division curricula, Webinar and Curriculum Development
Direct inquiries about Continuing Education (CE) Approvals to Gary Tucker