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Illinois Partners 2023 Core Pillars and Goals

The IL Partners Team and Board of Directors are excited to share our 2023 Strategic Plan and organizational core pillars. This plan reflects our commitment to the sector and our coalition and outlines both our long-term and short-term priorities.

View the full plan here.

2022 Workforce Legislation Success!

Over the 2022 Legislative Session, we worked in collaboration with our health and human service partners to pass ground-breaking legislation in support of our workforce. We are so proud to work in partnership with our colleagues across the state, who are committed to amplifying the needs of our sector and investing in the people who provide essential services to our communities.  read more…

Our Response to Governor Pritzker’s Budget Address

Illinois Partners for Human Service, a coalition of more than 850 health and human service providers across the state of Illinois, is encouraged by Governor Pritzker’s FY23 budget proposal. We appreciate the priorities outlined in this budget for the health and human service sector and commend the significant investments proposed. read more…

Thank You for Supporting our Workforce Advocacy Day!

A poster of thanks to legislators and other supporters.

We are so grateful to our legislators, community panelists, and the 485 people who registered for last week’s advocacy event! It was a powerful and important conversation about the ways we need to invest in and support the health and human services workforce. read more…

Our 2022 Policy and Advocacy Agenda Is Now Live!

This year, our policy and advocacy efforts are going to be entirely focused on building a strong health and human services workforce pipeline. We are working in collaboration with health and human service associations and coalitions to advance a workforce-centered agenda that supports both providers and our health and human service professionals. read more…

Meet our new Intern!

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We are so excited to welcome to our new Policy and Government Affairs Intern, Kiera Eckhardt! Here is a brief interview to help you get to know her. read more…

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