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​The Council makes investments (grants) to a wide variety of organizations and individuals to help improve the lives of people with disabilities and entire communities. Calls for Investments are made throughout the year. For an information packet, contact the Council's Springfield office at 217-782-9696.

The State Plan outlines the Council's priorities and objectives in ten areas of emphasis:

  1. Education and Early Intervention
  2. Employment

  3. Child Care

  4. Formal/Informal Community Supports

  5. Health

  6. Housing

  7. Quality Assurance

  8. Recreation

  9. Transportation

  10. Advocacy

Find out about the latest Council-funded programs.