The UCP State Rankings are out. Not surprisingly, but still, sadly, Illinois ranks as the 48th worst state in the country. We continue to serve a great many people in large institutions and have a huge waiting list of people needing services but unable to get them.
In terms of the FY13 state budget, we’re still waiting to see how things work out. In the next few days we’ll be trying to analyze how the Medicaid cuts passed by the House and Senate will impact SU and the people we serve. This will be mainly in terms of health care for our residents, we think at this point, which could very well get very expensive.