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Project Performance Target


By November 30, 2027, 1,965 self-advocates will experience shared opportunity for learning skills to promote their ability to lead lives of independence and inclusion, and to advocate for themselves and others on issues of importance to self-advocates. By November 30, 2027, self-advocates will have scheduled and participated in 20

legislative meetings.


Overview


The Arc of Illinois will host Hybrid (i.e., in-person and virtual participation) and Virtual (i.e., online participation only) SUSO Summits. The Arc of Illinois will be awarded $600,000 to host five annual (5) SUSO Summits in years 2023 -2027, in addition to an additional webinar series on Legislative Meetings leading up to March of each year which is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month.