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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Highlights: Our Current Work on Illinois State Bills

03.08.21

Access Living friends and allies, Here in Illinois, it is a very busy time for state policy advocacy. Our state...

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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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In The News

Access Living CEO Karen Tamley Named to 2021 Leadership Greater Chicago Fellowship

02.12.21

CHICAGO, IL (February 12, 2021) – Leadership Greater Chicago (LGC) announced today 26 C-level and senior executives selected for the...

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Press Releases & Statements

Access Living Names Five New Board Members at 2020 Annual Meeting

12.11.20

Chicago – Earlier this week, at its annual meeting, Access Living named five new members to its Board of Directors....

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Meet the Emcee of #LeadOnLIVE: Candace Coleman

11.11.20

COVID-19 has caused a lot to change this year including Access Living’s annual gala. To adjust to changing times and...

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Updates from Access Living: Racial Justice Action

06.03.20

Dear Access Living friends and allies, At this time, Access Living is currently engaged in increased work to support our...

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#GivingTuesdayNow

05.05.20

Today, organizations around the world are coming together in solidarity to ask for your support in the face of COVID-19....

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Press Releases & Statements

The Disability Community and COVID-19: A Video Message from Access Living CEO Karen Tamley

04.30.20

The COVID-19 pandemic amplifies what Access Living already knows – the disability community is at higher risk and may be...

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April is National Financial Literacy Month. Time to Think Ahead

04.21.20

Editors Note: The author of this post, Carleda Johnson, is an Independent Living Skills Coordinator at Access Living. She teaches...

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Action Alerts

Updates from Access Living: Michael Grice Speaks Out, SSI, Paid Leave Action, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Guidance

04.16.20

Dear Access Living friends and allies, Today, we have some more important updates for you all! Read on. Michael Grice...

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