2300 Glenwood Ave, Joliet, IL 60436 / (815) 730-2617

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**For children with a developmental disability Birth to 18 seeking services / supports:

Our Child & Adolescent Service Coordination program will assist you.

These services include:

  • Determination of Eligibility For Children’s Programs
  • Enrollment In The Children’s Waiver, If Eligible
  • Coordination With School Districts & Other Services
  • Parent Advocacy Training.
  •  Enrollment in the PUNS  (Prioritization of Urgency Of Need for Services) The State’s Waiting List
  • Information & Referral
  • Assessments
  • Assistance in Developing a Service Plan
  • Information About Options in the Service System
  • Exploration and Offering of Choices
  • Referrals to Preferred Service providers
  • Help in Obtaining Funding from the State
  • Instruction in Self Advocacy
  • Assistance in Emergency Situations.

In light of the current public health crisis facing all communities, Service Inc. of Illinois will continue to follow guidance from the Illinois Department of Human Services (DHS) and adhere to any local, county or city ordinances and regulations regarding COVID-19. As of July 1, 2020, Service Inc. of Illinois will be opening all office buildings with limited staff and limited hours to mitigate the risk of exposure. Independent Service Coordinators and Service Coordinators are available to support clients and families via phone, email and video platforms.

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