Bringing people of all abilities together to support a vibrant new kind of inclusive community. We accomplish this through collaboration with like minded partners to create shared spaces to live, work, play and serve our neighbors.
CCHI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
EVERYONE DESERVES THE CHOICE IN WHERE THEY LIVE AND WHO THEY LIVE WITH.
ILLINOIS RANKS 47TH IN OUR NATION IN COMMUNITY BASED FUNDING
176,538 INDIVIDUALS WITH IDD LIVE IN POVERTY
19,354 INDIVIDUALS WITH IDD ARE CURRENTLY WAITING FOR SERVICES TO SUPPORT THEIR BASIC LIVING NEEDS.
70% OF INDIVIDUALS WITH I/DD LIVE WITH A FAMILY CAREGIVER, 23% OF THOSE CAREGIVERS ARE
OVER THE AGE OF 60.
LIMITED FUNDING IS AVAILABLE ON A STATE AND FEDERAL LEVEL TO ADDRESS THIS GROWING CRISIS.