Past Events

 
Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

September 2021

Sept. 2021 – Training: Become a Paid Personal Assistant:

September 14 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
Teal graphic with white text that reads, "Training: Become a Personal Assistant."

Become a Personal Assistant Access Living provides training for people interested in becoming a paid Personal Assistant for people with disabilities. These trainings are open to members of the public as well as the family members of people with disabilities. If you provide care for a loved one with a disability you may qualify for wages by becoming a registered PA! About the Program: Our program is for training only. We are not a personal assistant hiring agency.PAs are hired…

Find out more »

Meeting: Disability Rights Action Coalition for Housing

September 14 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
A purple graphic that reads, "DRACH: Disability Rights Action Coalition for Housing"

The Disability Rights Action Coalition for Housing (DRACH) meets throughout the month. DRACH meetings are open to all; members are people with disabilities, people experiencing homelessness, and community allies. Learn more about DRACH. This meeting will be held via Zoom. The link to the meeting and all dial-in phone numbers can be found below. Contact Cathleen O'Brien with any questions. Zoom link Call in by phone: (312) 626-6799 Meeting ID: 849 5582 1266 Passcode: 134720

Find out more »

Cambiando Vidas: Organizing Meeting

September 14 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
A community organizer wearing an Access Living shirt speaks to a woman wearing a suit.

Cambiando Vidas meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, and provides a critical space for immigrants with disabilities to come together, organize, and effect change. Learn more about Cambiando Vidas. This is a virtual meeting that takes place over Zoom. Please contact Michelle Garcia to get the Zoom link. Cambiando Vidas meetings are conducted in Spanish. Interpreters are provided. Contact Michelle Garcia with questions, accommodation requests, or to get more information.

Find out more »

Disability, Race, and Healthcare Inequities: 2nd Roundtable Discussion

September 15 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
A purple image of a man in a virtual meeting. White text reads "Disability, Race, and Healthcare Inequities: 2nd Roundtable Discussion".

Join Access Living for our second roundtable discussion centered on the intersections of disability, race, and health care inequities experienced on the South and West sides of Chicago. This event will take place over Zoom. This next roundtable will feature Access Living community members and staff discussing how healthcare inequities on the south and westside specifically impact residents with disabilities. We will then open the discussion to hear from attendees to further discuss what community members and services providers can…

Find out more »

Young Professionals Council – Virtual

September 15 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States

**UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, ALL ACCESS LIVING EVENTS WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY. PLEASE CONTACT EVENT ORGANIZER FOR DETAILS ON HOW TO ATTEND THIS MEETING** Join the monthly meeting for the Access Living Young Professional's Council. Contact Justin Cooper at ypc@accessliving.org with questions or for more information. YPC meetings take place via Zoom. Join here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86156713578

Find out more »

Sept. 2021 – Training: Become a Paid Personal Assistant:

September 16 @ 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
Teal graphic with white text that reads, "Training: Become a Personal Assistant."

Become a Personal Assistant Access Living provides training for people interested in becoming a paid Personal Assistant for people with disabilities. These trainings are open to members of the public as well as the family members of people with disabilities. If you provide care for a loved one with a disability you may qualify for wages by becoming a registered PA! About the Program: Our program is for training only. We are not a personal assistant hiring agency.PAs are hired…

Find out more »

Sept. 2021 – Training: Become a Paid Personal Assistant:

September 16 @ 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
Teal graphic with white text that reads, "Training: Become a Personal Assistant."

Become a Personal Assistant Access Living provides training for people interested in becoming a paid Personal Assistant for people with disabilities. These trainings are open to members of the public as well as the family members of people with disabilities. If you provide care for a loved one with a disability you may qualify for wages by becoming a registered PA! About the Program: Our program is for training only. We are not a personal assistant hiring agency.PAs are hired…

Find out more »

Sept. 2021 – Training: Become a Paid Personal Assistant:

September 17 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
Teal graphic with white text that reads, "Training: Become a Personal Assistant."

Become a Personal Assistant Access Living provides training for people interested in becoming a paid Personal Assistant for people with disabilities. These trainings are open to members of the public as well as the family members of people with disabilities. If you provide care for a loved one with a disability you may qualify for wages by becoming a registered PA! About the Program: Our program is for training only. We are not a personal assistant hiring agency.PAs are hired…

Find out more »

Sept. 2021 – Training: Become a Paid Personal Assistant:

September 21 @ 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
Teal graphic with white text that reads, "Training: Become a Personal Assistant."

Become a Personal Assistant Access Living provides training for people interested in becoming a paid Personal Assistant for people with disabilities. These trainings are open to members of the public as well as the family members of people with disabilities. If you provide care for a loved one with a disability you may qualify for wages by becoming a registered PA! About the Program: Our program is for training only. We are not a personal assistant hiring agency.PAs are hired…

Find out more »

AYLP Meeting (Virtual)

September 21 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
Group of racial justice advocates with their fists in the air. White text reads "Advance Your Leadership Power."

Advance Your Leadership Power meets on the first, third, and fifth (when applicable) Tuesdays of every month. All are welcome to join; AYLP members are people with disabilities, social justice advocates, and allies. Learn more about AYLP here. At present, AYLP meetings take place on Zoom. To attend and get link to meeting, please contact Candace Coleman (contact information below).

Find out more »
+ Export Events