TITLE 89: SOCIAL SERVICES
CHAPTER IV: DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER h: MISCELLANEOUS PROGRAMS
PART 886 CENTERS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING
SECTION 886.40 FUNDING FROM DHS FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES


 

Section 886.40  Funding from DHS for Independent Living Services

 

a)         Funding from DHS, through available Part B Funds and State Appropriated Funds, shall be provided to CILs, in accordance with Title VII - Part B of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended (29 U.S.C. 701-796i), federal regulations at 34 CFR 364, and the provisions of this Part, which apply for, and are determined eligible to receive or continue to receive, funding pursuant to Sections 886.50, 886.60, and 886.70 of this Part.

 

b)         Such funding shall be provided to eligible CILs for the purposes of:

 

1)         activities described in the State Plan;

 

2)         provision of Independent Living Services (IL Services);

 

3)         demonstration of ways to expand and improve IL Services in Illinois;

 

4)         supporting the operations of CILs throughout the State;

 

5)         increasing the scope of services provided by CILs;

 

6)         conducting studies and making reports on the finding of such studies which will enhance IL Services in the State;

 

7)         providing training to individuals with and without disabilities regarding the philosophy of Independent Living;

 

8)         developing a mechanism by which a CIL will inform its customers of their rights to an Independent Living Plan and review and revision of that plan, their rights of appeal, including the availability of services through the Client Assistance Program; and

 

9)         providing outreach to populations that are unserved or underserved.