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Advocacy News

Advocacy News: Disability Pride Parade; Illinois Immigrant Healthcare; Ambulance Emergency Services in Chicago

07.12.22

Access Living friends and allies, Today, we'd like to share about some great upcoming events: the 2022 Chicago Disability Pride...

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Advocacy Alerts

Advocacy Alert: DREDF Statement On Supreme Court Ruling Overturning Right to Abortion

06.24.22

The Supreme Court today overturned the right to abortion. A statement just released from the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF),...

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Advocacy News

June 2: Town Hall on Disability Devices and Emergency Transportation

05.24.22

June 2, 2022: Town Hall on Disability Devices and Emergency Transportation Are you a person with a disability who has...

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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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In The News

“Home services are just as important as roads and bridges. Care Can’t Wait.”

11.11.21

In this 10 minute audio clip, WBBM RadioNews reporters cover the recent Build Back Better Act rally of home healthcare...

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Advocacy Alerts

Illinois Action Alert TODAY, 9/3: Ask Congress to Support Community Living

09.03.21

Access Living friends and allies, Today, we need Illinois advocates' help to ensure that key members of Congress from Illinois...

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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Statement Regarding Reached Agreement with University of Illinois Health

07.13.21

The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System (UI Health) and Dr. Angel Miles amicably worked together in a...

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Advocacy News

Updates from Access Living: New Vaccine Guidelines for Youth, Transportation, and Vaccine Survey for Disability Community

05.12.21

Today we have new vaccine information we want to share with you, including: On May 11, the FDA authorized the...

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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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Advocacy Alerts

Updates from Access Living: Covid Vaccine Q&A on Feb 18; New National Data on HCBS and Covid-19 Risk; NCIL Action Alert

02.16.21

Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021: Upcoming Covid vaccine Q&A for the disability community, new data on Covid-19 risk and HCBS, and...

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