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Posted June 20, 2022
Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association63rd Annual ConventionFebruary 3-4, 2023Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, Illinois   CLICK HERE - 2023 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, simply select the "Home" tab from the top navigation bar and then select "Click here to begin a new abstract." Please remember yo…
Posted May 4, 2022
May 2022 - Better Hearing and Speech Month ISHA's Public Information, Marketing, and Membership Committee secures a Governor's Proclamation each year signifying the month of May as Better Hearing and Speech Month. This proclamation brings awareness to the 46 million Americans that are affected by communicative disorders. It also recognizes the impactful work that speech-language pathologists and audiologists do for the individuals they serve. Better Hearing and Speech Month has just begun; how…
Posted April 21, 2022
Numerous organizations and associations in the state of Illinois signed onto a letter strongly urging the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) to increase provider reimbursement rates for all Early Intervention services by 5% in fiscal year 2023. In addition to this, the letter urged IDHS to increase compensation for all service coordinators employed by Child and Family Connections offices (CFCs) by 5% in fiscal year 2023.
Posted December 22, 2021
The chief of the Bureau of Early Intervention retires. An Interim Bureau Chief has also been named.