We are Access Living

Access Living is a center of service, advocacy, and social change for people with disabilities led and run by people with disabilities.

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Eviction & Housing Resource List

As the eviction moratorium comes to a close this month, many people are facing the loss of their housing. Here is a list of low cost or free resources that may help you navigate or prevent eviction and housing loss.

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Our Mission and Vision

We ignite disability power and pride, provide critical services, and break down systemic barriers to create a stronger, more inclusive society.

We envision a world free from barriers and discrimination – where disability is a respected and natural part of the human experience and people with disabilities are included and valued.

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10.20.21

Keep Up the Action! End Illinois Housing Discrimination Based on Source of Income

It’s Day Two of the Illinois legislature fall veto session! Access Living’s top priority is to pass House Bill 2775,…

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10.19.21

Action Needed! Time to End Illinois Housing Discrimination Based on Source of Income

Today, Illinois legislators begin our fall veto session! Veto session is a two week period each fall where our state…

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10.15.21

Ford Foundation Launches First-Ever U.S. Disability Rights Program

New York—The Ford Foundation today announced the launch of its first-ever grantmaking program focused on advancing the rights of people…

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