PUNS is the abbreviation for prioritization of urgency of need for services. PUNS is a waiting list for people in Illinois with developmental disabilities who need home and community-based services. PUNS is for EVERYONE who may need help from the government to pay for developmental disability services now or within the next five years.
PAS agency will support you with being put on the PUNS. They will support with paperwork and the PUNS process.
Find your local PAS (pre-admission screen) agency. You can find the agency and information on what services they can provide at: www.dhs.state.il.us
Contacting your PAS agency and the PUNS list is the first step towards getting services in Illinois.Back
Welcome to Lifelong Access.
You may know us as Marcfirst, but we've recently undergone a name change. Why? Because in every phase of life, it’s never a question of if we helped. It’s how we help that truly counts. And how much we helped. Because our clients never outgrow us. And, we never outgrow them. Hence, our new name: Lifelong Access.