EverThrive IL is now accepting abstract submissions for the 2016 Maternal and Child Health Conference held April 20-21, 2016. Find more information here, deadline for submissions is Friday, January 8th.
Governor Bruce Rauner has reversed some of the cuts to the Child Care Assistance Program, which reduced eligibility for 70,000 kids receiving subsidized child care from the state since July 1.
The 2nd Biennial Perinatal Mental Health Conference: Translational Research in Perinatal Mental Health: Laboratory to Bedside to Community Practice will be held November 4-6 in Chicago. Find more information and register for the conference here.
We are now in the 4th month of fiscal year 2016 (FY16) without a state budget, the longest stretch of time that our state has gone without a budget. We continue to share the impact of the state budget impasse with our state lawmakers and Governor Rauner and our call for action to pass a fully-funded, fair, and balanced state budget.