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Posted October 1, 2020
ISHA sent this letter to Ann Freiburg, Chief of the Illinois Department of Human Services Division of Family and Community Services, and Brenda DeVito, Vice President of Program Services on September 29th, 2020.  This letter was written to request a review of ISHA's comments and considerations regarding the proposed changes to the Illinois Early Intervention principles.  CLICK HERE to read the letter.
Posted September 23, 2020
ISHA sent this letter to Mr. Jesse Ruiz, Deputy Governor for Education, on September 23, 2020, requesting representation for the profession of Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) on the Illinois Commission on Equitable Early Childhood Education and Care Funding.  CLICK HERE to read the letter.   
Posted August 9, 2020
ISHA has been informed by the Early Intervention Bureau that there was an issue in the upload of the weekly provider payment vouchers dated June 3, 2020 and June 10, 2020.  Management Information Staff are working on resolving this issue and expect to have it resolved as quickly as possible. ISHA will work keep the members informed of the status of this.  
Posted July 15, 2020
ISHA has participated in the Short-Term Approval Stakeholder discussion with the Illinois State Board of Education to proactively address shortages for speech-language pathologists and audiologists within the school setting.