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Press Releases & Statements

Hospitals, the Omicron Variant, and Your Rights


The number of Omicron cases in Illinois has begun to stabilize, but hospitalization numbers remain high. When patient numbers are...

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In The News

“Home services are just as important as roads and bridges. Care Can’t Wait.”


In this 10 minute audio clip, WBBM RadioNews reporters cover the recent Build Back Better Act rally of home healthcare...

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Disability, Race, and Healthcare Inequities: 2nd Roundtable Discussion


Join Access Living for our second roundtable discussion centered on the intersections of disability, race, and health care inequities experienced...

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Illinois Action Alert TODAY, 9/3: Ask Congress to Support Community Living


Access Living friends and allies, Today, we need Illinois advocates' help to ensure that key members of Congress from Illinois...

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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Statement Regarding Reached Agreement with University of Illinois Health


The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System (UI Health) and Dr. Angel Miles amicably worked together in a...

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Advocacy Updates

Updates from Access Living: New Vaccine Guidelines for Youth, Transportation, and Vaccine Survey for Disability Community


Today we have new vaccine information we want to share with you, including: On May 11, the FDA authorized the...

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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Challenges and Opportunities in Quality Affordable Health Care Coverage for People with Disabilities


Editor's Note: Dr. Angel Love Miles is a healthcare policy analyst at Access Living. She authored this article for Protect...

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Action Alerts

Updates from Access Living: Covid Vaccine Q&A on Feb 18; New National Data on HCBS and Covid-19 Risk; NCIL Action Alert


Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021: Upcoming Covid vaccine Q&A for the disability community, new data on Covid-19 risk and HCBS, and...

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The Covid-19 Vaccine & Disability: What You Should Know


Chicago-based disability rights group Access Living is pushing to prioritize COVID-19 vaccines for disabled people living in the community, particularly...

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Press Releases & Statements

Media Alert – Eligibility and Access: Town Hall to Address the Disability Community’s Urgent Need for COVID-19 Vaccines


WHAT: Chicago-based disability rights group Access Living is pushing to prioritize COVID-19 vaccines for disabled people living in the community,...

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