Illinois Youth Survey
CSFA Number: 444-26-1540
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Contact
Shantel High
Short Description
Coordinates the administration and analysis of the Illinois Youth Survey that is conducted bi-annually with school-aged children in grades 8, 10 and 12. The survey addresses a myriad of topics such as adolescents' attitudes and behaviors, including those regarding alcohol, tobacco, other drug use, violence, exercise and nutrition. The following activities will be delivered: 1) produces state level and topical reports, 2) maintains an interactive Illinois Youth Survey website, 3) develops and posts statewide level, county/community level and school/district reports, 4) notifies partners (state agencies, statewide organizations, community-based agencies) including the media regarding the IYS findings and the availability of the reports and 5) provides technical assistance to schools/school districts, community-based providers, other state agencies and statewide organizations interested in learning more about the survey and/or that need assistance with interpreting results.
Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
20 ILCS 301 Short Title - Alcoholism and Other Drug Abuse and Dependency Act
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $407,673
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
43CYZ03292-43CYZ03292THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOI07/01/201906/30/2020753,375