Community Organizing Advocacy Groups

Here is more information about Access Living’s Community Organizing Groups.

DRACH

Disability Rights Action Coalition for Housing

DRACH fights for housing rights for people with disabilities, especially those in public housing. Learn More

Employment First bill passes out of committee in Illinois

On March 20, HB Bill 2591, Employment First for Persons with Disabilities, passed out of the Illinois House Human Services Committee. The bill, sponsored by Representative Golar, declares Illinois an Employment First State and establishes competitive employment in integrated settings as the first option for persons with disabilities in Illinois of working age Learn More

Task Force on Attendant Services

Task Force on Attendant Services (TFAS, pronounced “tough ass”) : People with disabilities and personal attendants mobilize together for the right to home and community based services.Learn More