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Posted May 5, 2021
May 2021 - Better Hearing and Speech Month The Governor of the State of Illinois, JB Pritzker, has proclaimed May 2021 as Better Hearing and Speech Month in Illinois to raise awareness of the contributions of the speech-language pathologists and audiologists and the help that is available to those individuals with a speech, language, or hearing problem. Thank you for your outstanding service and commitment while we continue to create a world where people have guaranteed access to resources for…
Posted May 3, 2021
Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association62nd Annual ConventionFebruary 11-12, 2022Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, Illinois   CLICK HERE - 2022 Call for Presentations  If you are submitting for more than one session you will need to complete the process for each session.  After you submit the required information for your first session, you will be able to either login into your previous submission or click "Start a New Submission", which will allow you to…
Posted March 25, 2021
The Bureau of Early Intervention of released an informational notice to Early Intervention stakeholders with an update to Service Delivery Guide for Early Intervention.  Following further consultation with Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), in-person EI services can be increased to no more than 20 families beginning April 1, 2021.  You can read the entire notice here. 
Posted March 25, 2021
The shooting in Atlanta, Georgia this past week is tragically, yet another act of anti-Asian violence in the United States.  To our Asian and Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) members: We stand with you and we mourn with you. The Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ISHA) strongly and unequivocally condemns anti-Asian discrimination and violence. We speak as an organization deeply committed to the belief that all people are empowered with the fundamental human right…