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“Stopping discrimination is only the first step.”

04.20.23

My name is Neelam Dhadankar and I’m the Healthcare and Home and Community Based Services Policy Analyst at Access Living....

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Volunteer Opportunities – Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2023

01.11.23

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

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Snow and Cold Weather Resources 2022-2023

12.19.22

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

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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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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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July 26th, 2022: Disability Advocates Getting it Done

07.26.22

In the spirit of celebrating disability achievement in the struggle to realize our fullest personal liberation, we're sharing exciting news...

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This Saturday: Chicago Disability Pride Parade is Back!

07.21.22

Access Living friends and allies, This Saturday July 23, the Chicago Disability Pride Parade is back and in person! Access Living...

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Coexisting with COVID: Coping with Stress and Anxiety

07.19.22

As people with disabilities, we are used to isolation due to mobility issues and lack of effective transportation. This causes...

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Coexisting with COVID: Hybrid Work Spaces Elevate Work/Life Balance

07.14.22

As the world moved toward a hybrid approach to working, Neil Anderson, Director of Finance and Administration at Access Living,...

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