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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Access Living Issues Public Comment: “Increased law enforcement is not a cure-all.”

09.16.21

On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, Access Living Transportation Policy Analyst Laura Saltzman, spoke on behalf of the Transportation Equity Network...

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Action Alerts

Action Alert: Ensure Full Funding of HCBS in the Reconciliation Package

09.14.21

Dear Access Living Friends and Allies, Today's action alert comes from NCIL concerning the money promised to Home and Community...

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Action Alerts

ACTION TODAY: Fight for SSI, Home Services Investment in Historic Congressional Budget Package

09.10.21

Access Living friends and allies, Right now, Congress is working on two major bill packages of unprecedented national significance, especially...

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Action Alerts

Advocacy Alert: Keep Up the Fight for Home/Community Investment!

09.10.21

Access Living friends and allies, Right now, we are in the fight of our lives for the survival of a...

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Blog

Didn’t We Say We Would ‘Never Forget’?

09.10.21

Editor’s Note: To commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11, Bridget Hayman, Director of Communications at Access Living, shares a personal...

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Eviction Moratorium Ends on 10/3/21: Eviction & Housing Resources

09.09.21

As the eviction moratorium comes to a close this month, many people are facing the loss of their housing. Below...

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Illinois Action Alert TODAY, 9/3: Ask Congress to Support Community Living

09.03.21

Access Living friends and allies, Today, we need Illinois advocates' help to ensure that key members of Congress from Illinois...

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Press Releases & Statements

Breaking News: CESSA signed into law by Governor Pritzker

08.25.21

August 25, 2021 CHICAGO – Today, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the Community Emergency Services and Supports Act (CESSA) into...

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Advocacy Updates

July 28, 2021: New Laws Signed in Illinois for Special Education Students

07.29.21

Access Living friends and allies: We're very pleased to share that as of this morning, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed...

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Action Alerts

July 29, 2021, Advocacy Alert: Better Care Better Jobs Act

07.29.21

Today we are asking you to contact your US Senators to ask them to support the fully funded Better Care Better Jobs...

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