Guardianship of a Disabled Adult
Guardianships firmly establish who is in charge with respect to decision making for a disabled adult who is incapable of making such decisions for themselves.
Topics: Transition Age Youth, Guardianships and Estates
Last updated August 14, 2017
Early Intervention (0-3)
Illinois' Early Intervention (EI) program's mission is to assure that families who have infants and toddlers, birth to age three, with diagnosed disabilities, developmental delays, or substantial risk of significant delays receive resources and supports that assist them in maximizing their child's development, while respecting the diversity of families and communities.
Topics: Early Intervention, Special Education
Tags: Early Intervention|Educational Supports|Special Education
Last updated August 28, 2017
Special Education (3 to 22)
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) ensures that children with disabilities receive a free, appropriate education. IDEA governs how states and local educational agencies provide special education and related services to students whose educational performance is adversely affected by a disability.
Topics: Special Education, Transition Age Youth
Tags: Educational Supports|homebound|Special Education
Last updated November 2, 2017