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February 2020

PA Training @Access Living

February 24 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Personal Assistant training sessions are open to family members of people with disabilities as well as members of the public who wish to become a personal assistant. An RSVP is required to attend this or any other PA training session. To RSVP, please contact a PA Training Coordinator. Please bring the following items to your training session: 1. Photo ID (Driver’s License or State ID)2. Social Security Card3. Resume and three professional references4. Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate (if applicable) Learn…

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Independent Voices

February 24 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Independent Voices is one of Access Living’s community advocacy groups. Its members are nursing home survivors as well as folks living in nursing homes who want to move out. Members convene to build community and cultivate activism in current nursing home residents. All are welcome to join IV. Please contact Ryan McGraw with questions or to make an accommodation request.

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Cross Disability Support Group

February 25 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Access Living’s Cross-Disability Support Group (CDSG) is for people with all kinds of disabilities to teach and learn from one another. CDSG meets every other Tuesday. To attend, or to make an accommodation request, call or email Carleda Johnson. Note: During our March 3rd meeting we will be going on a group outing to the Chicago History Museum.

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Cambiando Vidas Meeting

February 25 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 PM on day Second of the month, repeating until June 9, 2020

An event every month that begins at 3:00 PM on day Fourth of the month, repeating until June 23, 2020

Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Cambiando Vidas meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, and provides a critical space for immigrants with disabilities to come together, organize, and effect change. Learn more about Cambiando Vidas. Cambiando Vidas meetings are conducted in Spanish. Interpreters are provided. Contact Michelle Garcia with questions, accommodation requests, or to get more information.

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DRACH Meeting

February 26 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States

The Disability Rights Action Coalition for Housing (DRACH) meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month. DRACH meetings are open to all; members are people with disabilities, people experiencing homelessness, and community allies. Learn more about DRACH.

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Dance Class

February 26 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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2019-2020 Schweitzer Fellows, Maggie Bridger and Sydney Erlikh, will lead a series of workshops focusing each week on key components of inclusive dance. Together, we will explore various dancemaking tools & concepts, dance techniques, and improvisational scores. Registration encouraged. Questions? Concerns? Contact Sydney Erlikh at serlik2@uic.edu.

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Financial Literacy, Series One

February 27 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Interested in mastering your money? Attend Access Living's Financial Literacy Workshop. No registration is required. To attend, simply walk in to Access Living. Contact the Independent Living Skills Coordinator for additional information or to make an accommodation request. All classes are from 2 to 4 p.m. Series One Workshop Class Schedule: Class 1: 1/16/2020, Financial Empowerment What does it Mean? Class 2: 1/23/2020, Emotional and Cultural influences on financial decisions Class 3: 1/30/2020, Benefits of a Bank Account Class 4:…

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March 2020

Cross Disability Support Group

March 3 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on March 31, 2020 at 1:00 PM

Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Access Living’s Cross-Disability Support Group (CDSG) is for people with all kinds of disabilities to teach and learn from one another. CDSG meets every other Tuesday. To attend, or to make an accommodation request, call or email Carleda Johnson. Note: During our March 3rd meeting we will be going on a group outing to the Chicago History Museum.

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PA Training @Lozano Branch Library

March 4 @ 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Lozano Branch Library, 1805 S. Loomis Street
Chicago, Illinois 60608 United States
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Access Living provides training for people interested in becoming a paid Personal Assistant for people with disabilities. These trainings are open to family members of people with disabilities as well as members of the public. Learn more about Access Living PA trainings and database here. Please bring the following items to your training session: Photo ID (Driver’s License or State ID)Social Security CardResume and three professional referencesCertified Nursing Assistant Certificate (if applicable) AN RSVP IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND A TRAINING SESSION. RSVP…

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Chicago ADAPT

March 4 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Monthly meeting of the Chicago chapter of ADAPT.

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