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Timber Ridge COVID-19 Visitor Guidelines    
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IDPH Holiday Season Guidance    
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Please see attached PDF for the IDPH Holiday Season Visiting Guidance.

UPDATE: Notification to Guardians & Families of Linden and Oakwood Residents - November 19, 2021    
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Please see attached PDF for the most recent notification from Crystal Streitmatter, Administrator of Group Homes at AC LifePoints.

UPDATE: Notification to Timber Ridge Family & Staff - November 18, 2021     
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Please see attached PDF for the most recent notification to TR Staff and Families from Darrell Stoller, Administrator of Timber Ridge at AC LifePoints.

Notification to Timber Ridge Family & Staff - August 13, 2021     
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Please see attached PDF for the 8.13.2021 notification to TR Staff and Families from Darrell Stoller, Administrator of Timber Ridge at AC LifePoints.

Notification to Timber Ridge Family & Staff - April 17, 2021    
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Please see attached PDF for the 4/17/21 notification to TR Staff and Families from Darrell Stoller, Administrator of Timber Ridge at AC LifePoints.

Notification to Guardians & Families of Linden and Oakwood Residents - March 26, 2021     
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Please see attached PDF for the 3.26.2021 notification from Crystal Streitmatter, Administrator of Group Homes at AC LifePoints.

Notification to Guardians & Families of CILA Residents - March 10, 2021    
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Please see attached PDF for the most recent notification from Crystal Streitmatter, Administrator of Group Homes at AC LifePoints, to Guardians and Families of CILA Residents.

Notification to Guardians & Families of Linden and Oakwood Residents - March 9, 2021     
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Please see attached PDF for the 3/9/2021 notification from Crystal Streitmatter, Administrator of Group Homes at AC LifePoints.

Notification to Timber Ridge Family & Staff - March 8, 2021     
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Please see attached PDF for the 3/8/2021 notification to TR Staff and Families from Darrell Stoller, Administrator of Timber Ridge at AC LifePoints.

Vaccine FAQ document from IDPH     
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PDF referenced in the most recent notification to TR Families from Darrell Stoller, Administrator of Timber Ridge at AC LifePoints, and Kristen Dancey, Director of Nursing at Timber Ridge.

Self Advocacy Resource on COVID-19    
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COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities. Please see attached PDF for this easy to read booklet about the Coronavirus produced by SARTAC.

State of Illinois Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response    
For more information, see http://www2.illinois.gov/sites/coronavirus/Pages/default.aspx .
OSF HealthCare COVID-19 Screening Tools - If you suspect you have novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and it is not an emergency, DO NOT go to a hospital or doctor’s office. Use one of the care options in the link below.    
For more information, see http://www.osfhealthcare.org/covid19/# .
News Coverage of Morton Auxiliary Police Officer - Z.T.    
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Links to news stories included in the PDF above.

The Times    
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Please click the PDF file to view the most recent edition of our Times newsletter.

What is the PUNS List?    
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If you desire your loved one to live in a CILA or group home, please read this important information.

H.R.647 ABLE act of 2014    
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Please click the PDF file to view an article written by Theresa Varnet.

Notice of Privacy Practices    
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Please click the PDF file to view the Agency Notice of Privacy Practices.


Executive Corner

Christmas Letter to Staff 2020    
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Please click the PDF to view Ron Messner's letter to staff this Christmas season.

Director's Corner - December 22, 2020    
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Please click the PDF to view Ron Messner's most recent Director's Corner letter.

Supporting Those with Special Needs Podcast Episodes - ACCFS    
Jesus engaged those with special needs – the blind, the lame, the leper. And we should too. In these episode of Breaking Bread, guests Randy and Evie Mogler educate us on the beautiful world of special needs. Included in their remarks are practical tips for engaging those with challenges as well as a high and noble calling for the church. These podcast episodes are produced by Apostolic Christian Counseling and Family Services (ACCFS) and are available on AC Central, iTunes, and other podcasting apps.

For more information, see http://www.accounseling.org/supporting-those-with-special-needs-podcast-episodes/ .
State of the Agency    
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Annual Outcome Measurement Report     
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2020 Year In Review    
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