Reports, Data & Policy

Illinois Behavioral Health Workforce Education Center Task Force Report (PDF)

The task force report was sent to the Illinois General Assembly regarding the Illinois behavioral health workforce crisis and recommended solutions to grow, recruit and retain a qualified, modern, diverse, and evolving behavioral health workforce: Response to House Bill 5111 (PA 100-0767)

2023 Illinois Behavioral Health Workforce Data

View the dashboard to see data gathered showing the current availability of behavioral healthcare providers of different types in different regions across the state.

BHWC 2023 Report to the IL General Assembly

This is the first report to the Illinois General Assembly to summarize the activities of the Center by December 1 of every odd numbered year.

BHWC LEgislative Testimony - JAnuary 25, 2024

This testimony was presented to the Illinois House Mental Health and Addiction and the Senate Behavioral and Mental Health committees at the Joint Committee Hearing on January 25, 2024.