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Election Day Reflections for Disability Advocates

11.08.22

Access Living friends and allies, Today’s midterm election results will determine the future of our disability advocacy for the next...

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#CripTheVote: Illinois 2022 Midterm Elections

11.07.22

Access Living friends and allies, Tomorrow is the 2022 Midterm Election! Across the country, voters are weighing in on their candidates...

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Press Releases & Statements

Access Living Receives $8 Million Gift from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

11.03.22

CHICAGO — Access Living, a leading disability service and advocacy nonprofit, run and led by disabled people, announced today it...

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Advocacy Updates: City Council Budget, #PlowTheSidewalks

10.24.22

Access Living friends and allies, We have three great disability action items for you today. This morning, Chicago City Council begins...

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Advocacy Alerts

Advocacy Alert: Winter is Coming. Let’s #PlowTheSidewalks

10.20.22

Access Living friends and allies, If you live in Chicago, we need your help! It’s time to fight for the Plow the...

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Advocacy Updates: Disability Voting Resources and Information

10.11.22

Access Living friends and allies, It's time to get ready for the November 8 elections! Today we're sharing some great...

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Making the Non-Case for Disabled Talent – NDEAM 2022

10.10.22

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. With lots of conversations happening in workplaces around disability, equity, inclusion, and accessibility,...

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Open House Chicago at Access Living – October 15, 2022

10.05.22

Access Living is pleased to open its doors, at 115 W. Chicago Ave., from 10am to 5pm on Saturday, October...

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Advocacy Alerts

Action Alert: Civil Rights at Risk in Medicaid and Safety Net Lawsuit

09.27.22

Access Living friends and allies,  This is a nursing home case that, if brought to the U.S. Supreme Court, could...

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Advocacy News: Ask the Governor; CESSA Celebration; and Big Hearing Aid News

08.17.22

Access Living friends and allies, If you've been waiting to hear from us, we've been in the process of testing...

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