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

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Our Mission and Vision

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.

Here’s how we do it.


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Election Day Reflections for Disability Advocates

Access Living friends and allies, Today’s midterm election results will determine the future of our disability advocacy for the next…

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#CripTheVote: Illinois 2022 Midterm Elections

Access Living friends and allies, Tomorrow is the 2022 Midterm Election! Across the country, voters are weighing in on their candidates…

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Access Living Receives $8 Million Gift from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

CHICAGO — Access Living, a leading disability service and advocacy nonprofit, run and led by disabled people, announced today it…

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