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Press Releases & Statements

Disability Rights Leaders Write to White House COVID-19 Taskforce


Access Living was one of more than 60 disability advocacy organizations supporting the following letter. Access Living, along with more...

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March 2 – Disability Day of Mourning Event at Access Living


CHICAGO, IL - As part of a nation-wide Day of Mourning, disability rights advocates in the Chicagoland area will be...

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First Annual Week of Gratitude


During our First Annual Access Living Week of Gratitude, Access Living is taking the week to express our gratitude to...

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Advocacy Alerts

Chicago Police Department Seeks Community Feedback


In February, the Chicago Police Department (CPD) will have four community input opportunities on issues impacting people from many different...

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The 2020 Census is Vital for People with Disabilities


2020 is a census year, which means the federal government is going to try and count every person in every...

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In The News

Remembering the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Today, as we consider the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and begin the 30th anniversary year...

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