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Press Releases & Statements

Access Living Supports Governor JB Pritzker’s Fair Tax Plan

05.08.19

Over the course of many years, Access Living has seen state funding for human services reduced to the point where...

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Home Services Program Victories for Illinois

03.19.19

March 19, 2019 - Yesterday, the Pritzker administration and SEIU Healthcare Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Kansas (SEIU HCIIMK) announced that an...

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Grace Hou Named Secretary of the Illinois Department of Human Services

02.20.19

February 20, 2019 - Governor Pritzker announced that Grace Hou, president of Woods Fund Chicago, has been selected as the...

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Access Living Calls Upon IL General Assembly to Support Protections for Undocumented People with Disabilities

08.27.18

Access Living was extremely disappointed to hear Gov. Rauner announce Friday his plans to veto three immigration bills that would...

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Access Living, 43 Advocacy Organizations Sponsor Non-Partisan Attorney General Candidate Forum on Disability Issues

02.15.18

February 8, 2018 Chicago - Following a successful forum featuring gubernatorial candidates two weeks ago, Chicago-based Access Living, together with...

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Access Living Co-Hosts Disability Forum for IL Attorney General Candidates

02.12.18

Last week, Access Living and more than 30 disability groups statewide co-hosted a non-partisan forum for the Illinois Attorney General’s...

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Access Living, 30 Advocacy Organizations Sponsor Governor Candidate Forum on Disability Issues

01.17.18

Chicago - As the 2018 election season heats up, Chicago-based Access Living, together with more than 30 advocacy organizations from...

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