Illinois is still without a budget! Every day people are being denied critical services because human service providers have had to lay off staff or close their doors entirely.
Currently, our large gap is money due to LSSI for a variety of programs that serve some of the most vulnerable people in our communities. Our programs that support these individuals provide a safety net that is becoming more and more frayed as the budget impasse continues, leaving at-risk groups of people with a greater margin of uncertainty.
Now more than ever your advocacy is needed! There are several steps you can take to let state lawmakers know we need a state budget now!
- Download this insert and include it in your regular Sunday bulletin
- Call or write a letter to Governor Rauner
- Contact your state legislators