COVID-19 Update: Access Living Employees Working from Home; Building Closed

 
 
Press Releases & Statements

What Does the Illinois “Stay at Home” Order Mean for People with Disabilities?

03.20.20

This afternoon the Governor announced an  executive order to "stay at home" for the state of Illinois, starting March 21 at 5...

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COVID-19 Update: Access Living Employees to Work from Home; Building Closed

03.13.20

UPDATED -- April 24, 2020 -- Our top priority is the wellbeing of our consumers and staff members. With that...

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Statement Regarding the Coronavirus

03.03.20

The health and safety of our consumers and staff is our top priority at Access Living, so we want to...

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Report: Jails Overlook Opportunities to Address Disability Despite Prevalence of Disability in Jailed Population

12.04.19

CHICAGO — Access Living today released a report highlighting the failure of the criminal justice system to adequately address and...

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Access Living Supports Chicago Teacher’s Union’s School-level Staffing Requests

10.18.19

Access Living has been fiercely advocating for our students with disabilities in Chicago. For years, we have witnessed how our...

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Advocates Oppose HUD Proposal to Gut Protections Against Housing Discrimination

10.16.19

The Trump administration, through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), has launched an aggressive attack on civil...

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Disability and Immigration Summit

09.28.19

Chicago - Disability and Immigration organizations from around Chicagoland today came together to commit to advancing systemic and service solutions...

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Beloved Disability Rights Leader Marca Bristo Dies at 66

09.08.19

CHICAGO — September 8, 2019 —Internationally renowned disability rights leader Marca Bristo died this morning from cancer. Marca founded and...

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Reflecting on the Americans with Disabilities Act

07.26.19

Access Living today celebrates the 29th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the landmark civil rights legislation that set the...

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Ford Foundation Appoints Marca Bristo to its Board of Trustees

06.20.19

NEW YORK — The Ford Foundation announced today that Marca Bristo has been elected to serve as members of its...

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