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Action Alerts

Important Chicago Vaccine Updates: United Center, New In-Home Vaccination Program

03.03.21

Today, we have important updates about Covid-19 vaccinations in the City of Chicago: United Center Vaccine Site: The new United...

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Press Releases & Statements

March 1, 2021: Chicago Observes National Disability Day of Mourning

03.01.21

Access Living friends and allies: Today, March 1, is the National Disability Day of Mourning. Each year, we pause to...

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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Challenges and Opportunities in Quality Affordable Health Care Coverage for People with Disabilities

02.26.21

Editor's Note: Dr. Angel Love Miles is a healthcare policy analyst at Access Living. She authored this article for Protect...

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Action Alerts

State of Illinois Expands Vaccine Eligibility to People with Disabilities

02.25.21

Access Living friends and allies: Today, the State of Illinois is officially expanding Phase 1B of its vaccine rollout plan...

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Action Alerts

Updates from Access Living: Protect Chicago Plus Vaccine Program; AL Town Hall Recordings Posted

02.23.21

Today, we'd like to share important news about accessing the Covid-19 vaccine, especially for at-risk Black and brown communities in...

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Blog

We’re Teaching Black History Month All Wrong

02.22.21

About the Author: ShaRhonda is a Black woman unafraid to speak the truth about racism. She writes on diverse topics,...

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Events

Reminder! Community Covid Vaccine Q&A Tonight

02.18.21

Today, for those who live in Chicago/Illinois, Access Living is hosting a town hall on the Covid-19 vaccine. Not only...

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Press Releases & Statements

Statement on Governor Pritzker’s Proposed Budget for FY2022

02.18.21

Access Living paid close attention yesterday to Governor Pritzker's rollout of his Fiscal Year 2022 budget proposal. We applaud the...

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Action Alerts

ACTION ALERT: Contact Congress for HCBS Covid-19 Relief Funding!

02.17.21

Access Living friends and allies: Today, disability advocates nationwide are participating in a national call in day to make sure...

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Blog

Every Rose Has Its Thorn: Disability Representation on The Bachelor

02.17.21

Editor’s Note: This article was co-written by Access Living Senior Attorney (and Bachelor enthusiast) Mary Rosenberg and Ashley Eisenmenger, Access...

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