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

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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State of Illinois Expands Vaccine Eligibility to People with Disabilities

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

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

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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