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Webinar – “Know Your PUNS Options”


Tuesday, December 21, 2021    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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A free, monthly webinar series to help families and self-advocates who received a 2021 letter of early notification from the Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS) regarding a likely PUNS (Prioritization of Urgency of Need for Services) selection plan and prepare

Grab a sandwich and join the Arc of Illinois Ligas Family Advocate team via Zoom for “Know Your Options” on Dec. 21 from 12 – 1 p.m.

Each session will provide a presentation and a 30-minute question and answer discussion.

In addition to a short introduction to the Medicaid Home and Community-Based Waiver, topics to be covered include:

  • Developmental disability support/service options
  • Types of service management
  • A review of core resources and support agencies
  • Key steps families need to take to prepare to participate in planning

Any family or self-advocate who received a 2021 letter of early notification from DHS regarding a likely PUNS selection in mid-2021 is invited to participate.

Register for this webinar on the Arc website.