Current News

Training & Technical Assistance's Fall Trainings
Now Open for Registration

Please visit TTA's page for a current list of webinars available this fall and registration access.  Topics include state benefits, Medicare and SSA, ACA review and more.

Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 Interpreter Training

Registration for Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 Interpreter Trainings is now available.  In addition to the regular Interpreter Training this fall, we are also offering an accelerated Medical Interpreter Training.  

A Guide to Medicaid (rev. 6/2021) Now Available

Navigating Medicaid can be overwhelming for consumers.  In an effort to assist, we have updated our guide to Medicaid with consumers in mind.  Download the guide and learn what Medicaid is, how to apply for it, how to use it, and most importantly, how to keep it.  The guide also includes updated income limits. Additional public benefits resources can be found on our Resources page.

A Guid to Illinois Medicaid (cover page)

Child Tax Credit - Changes Due to ARPA

Learn what changes the American Rescue Plan made to the Child Tax Credit (CTC) in this presentation from Kristin Hartsaw, Program Director of DuPage Federation's Training & Technical Assistance program.

The presentation includes ARPA provision details such as maximum annual increase, credit refundability, advance payments, eligibility requirements and whether the CTC impacts immigration status, and more.