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The Illinois Department of Human Services. We're committed to treating people the way we wish to be treated.
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Illinois DHS retweeted
Ready Illinois May 23
Any IL resident affected by recent can visit a Multi-Agency Resource Center at the First Presbyterian Church, 400 West Main Street in Hardin. The facility opens on Friday, 5/24 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, 5/25 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
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Illinois DHS May 23
IDHS will be joining representatives from local and state agencies to offer disaster relief services for flood victims this weekend in Calhoun County. Click below for more information on the Multi-Agency Resource Center.
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Illinois DHS May 22
Replying to @ILHumanServices
If you or someone you know lives in Illinois and has a disability, we may be able to help! Here is a link to apply online. 2/2
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Illinois DHS May 22
The IDHS Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS) works in partnership with people with disabilities and their families to assist them in making informed choices to achieve full community participation through employment, education, and independent living opportunities. 1/2
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SAMHSA May 20
Replying to @samhsagov
Check out the latest blog post to learn how SAMHSA is focused on improving across the lifespan and providing the best care and for older Americans.
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Illinois DHS May 20
Ever since Darion was in first grade, he needed special education services in school. Read about how a counselor from of our Division of Rehabilitation Services helped him to get educational supports and become a professional football player in Denmark!
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Illinois DHS May 17
Replying to @ILHumanServices
Fox Developmental Center in Dwight, IL: Registered Nurse: Murray Developmental Center in Centralia, IL: Educator: 3/3
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Illinois DHS May 17
Replying to @ILHumanServices
Office Associate: Choate Mental Health & Developmental Center in Anna, IL: Hospital Administrator: Assistant Facility Director of Operations: 2/3
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Illinois DHS May 17
IDHS is looking to fill seven positions at four of our developmental centers. Click below for more information and to apply! Ann Kiley Developmental Center in Waukegan, IL: Public Service Administrator: Registered Nurse: 1/3
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Illinois DHS May 16
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IL Attorney General May 15
AG Raoul joined Sen. Julie Morrison, Secretary Grace Hou, Rep. Karina Villa & students to highlight the importance of trauma-informed responses to violence. The cycle of crime often begins with untreated trauma - connecting survivors with support is crucial.
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Illinois DHS May 15
IDHS was excited to participate and bring awareness to mental health and celebrate Trauma Informed Awareness Day.
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Illinois DHS May 14
Check out this great story about Emma Kubieck. She was a student at our Illinois School for the Visually Impaired in 1901 and was nicknamed the “Helen Keller of Illinois” for the progress she made at the school.
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Illinois DHS May 13
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Illinois Helpline May 13
If you or a loved one is struggling with substance use, we’re here for you. 24 hours a day. Call 833-2FINDHELP or visit
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SAMHSA May 10
Everyone plays a role in the conversation about mental health. Get the facts & find resources to get involved:
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Illinois DHS May 9
We're so excited to have Ryan join our team. His passion for human services paired with experience make him a perfect fit as our new Chief of Staff!
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Illinois DHS May 8
Thank you to the Willis Tower for lighting up green for Mental Health Awareness Month! Did you know? 1 in 5 youth aged 13-18 will experience a severe mental disorder at some point during their life and approximately 1 in 5 adults will experience a mental illness in a given year.
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NAMI May 1
Happy ! about mental health? Because it’s just as important as our physical health.
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Illinois DHS May 7
Thank you to for lighting up green and displaying “Mental Health Month” to help us raise awareness about the importance of mental health in Illinois!
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