Why you should join TODAY!

It is a great opportunity to keep abreast of current happenings in the field of intellectual/developmental disabilities, especially as it relates to the Home-Based Support Services Program. Other benefits of the group include being able to post questions to your peers, locate resources, and learn about training opportunities. The Workgroup has also offered over 70 FREE informational and educational webinars on a variety of topics including Understanding Benefits, The Medicaid Renewal/Re-Determination “DO” List, What You Need To Know as a Mandated Reporter, How to be a Resourceful SF/ISC Using Technology, Future Planning, Special Education, Epilepsy & Seizure Disorders, ICAP Refresher, Assistive Technology, Autism Series, ROCS Overview, and many more. Many of these webinars have been recorded for our members to access at any time. Additionally, a comprehensive resource database has been created exclusively for Workgroup members.

As a member, you are also invited to participate in our Annual Home-Based Services Expo for a discounted fee. This event is usually held in the Fall and offers participants an opportunity to learn about resources around the state in the areas of behavioral services, therapies, adaptive equipment, assistive technology, vehicle/home modifications, and other useful supports and services for individuals with a disability.

Please contact Michelle Schwartz at 847-385-5354 or at with any questions.