We are Access Living

Access Living is a center of service, advocacy, and social change for people with disabilities led and run by people with disabilities.

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Eviction & Housing Resource List

As the eviction moratorium comes to a close this month, many people are facing the loss of their housing. Here is a list of low cost or free resources that may help you navigate or prevent eviction and housing loss.

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Our Mission and Vision

We ignite disability power and pride, provide critical services, and break down systemic barriers to create a stronger, more inclusive society.

We envision a world free from barriers and discrimination – where disability is a respected and natural part of the human experience and people with disabilities are included and valued.

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10.15.21

Ford Foundation Launches First-Ever U.S. Disability Rights Program

New York—The Ford Foundation today announced the launch of its first-ever grantmaking program focused on advancing the rights of people…

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10.13.21

Action Alert: Illinois Legislators Need to End Source of Income Housing Discrimination

Access Living friends and allies, Next week, Illinois legislators will begin our veto session! Veto session is a two week…

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10.05.21

Gov. Pritzker Eliminates the Sub-minimum Wage in State Contracting

Governor Pritzker has ended, by Executive Order, the use of sub-minimum wages for people with disabilities employed by state vendors….

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