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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Advocacy News: We Have a Disability Futures Fellow!, CRA Comments Needed, Long Covid Resource Page

Access Living friends and allies, Happy Friday! We have another great set of disability updates for you today. Access Living’s…

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July 26th, 2022: Disability Advocates Getting it Done

In the spirit of celebrating disability achievement in the struggle to realize our fullest personal liberation, we’re sharing exciting news…

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This Saturday: Chicago Disability Pride Parade is Back!

Access Living friends and allies, This Saturday July 23, the Chicago Disability Pride Parade is back and in person! Access Living…

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