Our Funding - Public


Barbara Khalouf

Director of Development


(312) 640-2198

We greatly appreciate each gift given in support of Access Living. While we try to ensure that all of the information is recorded accurately, an occasional error may occur. Please notify Access Living’s Director of Development.

Our Public Funding for Fiscal Year 2019

City of Chicago

  • Department of Family and Support Services – Youth Mentoring
  • Department of Planning and Development – Technical Assistance – Citywide
  • Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities – Independent Living Program

Illinois Department on Aging

  • Colbert Housing Relocation Program

“I moved out of a nursing home. It would not have been possible without the help of Access Living.”

Illinois Department on Human Services

Independent Living Program

Home Services Program

  • Stepping Stones
  • Personal Assistance Training – INCIL Subgrant

Vocational Rehabilitation

  • Community Based Employment Services
  • PTS – Pre-Employment Transition Services
  • Youth Initiative Project

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Administration for Community Living

  • Centers for Independent Living Program
  • Empowerment Zone

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

  • Fair Housing Initiatives Program
  • Housing Counseling — Housing Action Illinois Subgrant

State of Illinois

  • Illinois Arts council Agency

“Because of Access living, I’m able to advocate for myself in school and know the benefits I have.”