Category: Employment

For Planet Access Company…

…Competitive Employment of People with Disabilities Is in the Mission

This month, Illinois ABLE celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month. And there is no better way to celebrate than with  Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs’ visit to Planet Access Company (PAC) in Des Plaines, Illinois, where he saw first-hand how competitive employment of people with disabilities can empower employees and benefit the bottom line.

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month: Learn How Your Illinois ABLE Account Can Work for YOU!

Did you know that if you are working, your Illinois ABLE account (Achieving a Better Life Experience) can work even harder for you? 

That’s right!  ABLE account owners who work can contribute even more each year to their Illinois ABLE account without losing federal means-tested benefits.