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Applications Open: Building Our Power Together

01.21.22

Are you a person with a disability who is new to community organizing? Would you like to be part of...

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Press Releases & Statements

Hospitals, the Omicron Variant, and Your Rights

01.19.22

The number of Omicron cases in Illinois has begun to stabilize, but hospitalization numbers remain high. When patient numbers are...

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Volunteer Opportunities – Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2022

01.14.22

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is often seen as an opportunity to volunteer or give back to our communities. Below,...

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Action Alerts

Action Alert: Support the Illinois Legislative Accessibility Act

01.12.22

Access Living friends and allies, The opportunity to engage directly with your elected officials is one of the most important...

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Press Releases & Statements

Access Living Files Lawsuit to Protect Civil Rights of People in Recovery

01.11.22

CHICAGO, Ill. – Haymarket Center, Chicago’s largest nonprofit substance use disorder treatment center, filed a federal discrimination lawsuit today seeking...

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Action Alerts

Happy New Year! Public Testimony Opportunity on Community Integration in Illinois

01.04.22

Access Living friends and allies, Happy 2022! This year, our advocacy work is starting off with a bang. Not only is...

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Winter is Coming. Chicago Snow and Cold Weather Resources 2021-2022

12.14.21

As a person with a disability, do you have specific things you do when cold weather arrives or to help...

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Press Releases & Statements

Access Living Names One New Board Member at 2021 Annual Meeting as Two Members Wrap Up Terms

12.09.21

Chicago – December 9, 2021 Earlier this week, Access Living named Sangeeta Patel Driver, MD, MPH to its Board of Directors,...

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Action Alerts

December 16: Disrupt Long-Term Care Summit

12.08.21

Are you passionate about expanding home and community based services, and reducing reliance on nursing homes?  On Thursday, December 16,...

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Access Living Mourns the Death of Bob Dole

12.05.21

CHICAGO — December 5, 2021 — Access Living joins many in the disability community today in mourning the death of former United States...

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