TITLE 59: MENTAL HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
PART 115 STANDARDS AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS FOR COMMUNITY-INTEGRATED LIVING ARRANGEMENTS
SECTION 115.100 PURPOSE


 

Section 115.100  Purpose

 

a)         The purpose of the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act [210 ILCS 135] is to license agencies to certify living arrangements integrated in the community in which individuals with a mental disability are supervised and provided with an array of needed services.

 

b)         The objective of a community-integrated living arrangement is to promote optimal independence in daily living and economic self-sufficiency of individuals with a mental disability.

 

c)         Agencies planning to develop and support community-integrated living arrangements shall do so pursuant to Department licensure in accordance with this Part.

 

d)         Agencies providing CILA services to individuals with developmental disabilities who are included in the Department's Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services DD Adult Waiver (Medicaid DD Waiver) will comply with 59 Ill. Adm. Code 120.

 

(Source:  Amended at 23 Ill. Reg. 9791, effective August 13, 1999)