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January 2020

ADAPT Productions

January 14 @ 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 AM on day Second of the month, repeating until July 7, 2020

Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Cross Disability Support Group

January 14 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, repeating until June 30, 2020

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.

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Cambiando Vidas Meeting

January 14 @ 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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AYLP Group Meeting

January 14 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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One event on February 11, 2020 at 4:00 PM

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One event on March 31, 2020 at 4:00 PM

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One event on May 19, 2020 at 4:00 PM

One event on June 2, 2020 at 4:00 PM

One event on June 16, 2020 at 4:00 PM

One event on June 30, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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AYLP meets on the first, third, and fifth (when applicable) Tuesdays of every month. All are welcome to join; AYLP members are people with disabilities, social justice advocates, and allies. Learn more about AYLP here.

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Young Professionals Council

January 15 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 PM on day Third of the month, repeating until March 18, 2020

Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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The monthly meeting of Access Living's Young Professionals Council.

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Dance Class

January 15 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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One event on February 26, 2020 at 6:00 PM

One event on March 4, 2020 at 6:00 PM

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One event on March 18, 2020 at 6:00 PM

One event on March 25, 2020 at 6:00 PM

One event on April 1, 2020 at 6:00 PM

One event on April 8, 2020 at 6:00 PM

One event on April 15, 2020 at 6:00 PM

One event on April 22, 2020 at 6:00 PM

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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PA Training @Access Living

January 16 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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One event on January 16, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on January 24, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on January 27, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on February 4, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on February 12, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on February 18, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on February 24, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on March 11, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on March 23, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on April 15, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on April 27, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on May 13, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on May 25, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on June 10, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on June 22, 2020 at 9:00 AM

One event on June 30, 2020 at 9:00 AM

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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Financial Literacy, Series One

January 16 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Thursday, repeating until March 26, 2020

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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PA Training @Oriole Park Branch Library

January 17 @ 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Oriole Park Branch Library, 7454 W Balmoral Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60656 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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Power to the People Meeting

January 17 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 PM on day Third of the month, repeating until June 19, 2020

Access Living, 115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654 United States
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Through community building, networking, and cross-collaboration, Access Living’s Power to the People (PTP) advocacy group harnesses many different voices and areas of expertise to advocate for the changes that people with disabilities want and need. Learn more about PTP. PTP meets on the third Friday of every month. Participation is open to all. To join PTP or to make an accessibility request, please contact our advocacy team.

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