This past legislative session, the Health and Human Service Coalition of Illinois collectively advocated for substantial legislation in support of the sector’s workforce.

To read more about these legislative wins and budget progress, check out this fact sheet.

Earlier this summer, we held a webinar on the FY24 State Budget, and heard from experts across the sector about appropriations and policy wins for the health and human service sector. You can view the presentation here; for access to the recording, please email

Our coalition partner, Forefront, is hosting a policy briefing on the Chicago Lobbying Ordinance on Thursday, August 17th, from 10 to 11 am. It will discuss the newly-introduced ethics ordinance that makes changes to the City’s lobbying rules. You can register for that event here.


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