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Access Living

Address

115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60654

(800) 613-8549

www.accessliving.org

Description:

Offers peer oriented independent living services, including housing search assistance and support to move out of institutions; public education, awareness and development; individualized and systemic advocacy; and enforcement of civil rights on behalf of people with disabilities.

Hours:

Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Intake Process:

(1) Call Access Living's main line for more information and initial intake, or
(2) Submit online form to request services on this page: www.accessliving.org/contact and click "Submit Your Request"

Program Fees:

No fees

Eligibility:

Individuals of all ages, and living with all types of disabilities

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Date of Official Change:

June 4, 2020

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

115 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60654

Contacts

Karen Tamley

President and CEO

Phone Numbers

Toll Free

(800) 613-8549

Cross-Disability Support Group

(312) 640-2159

Fax

(312) 640-2101

Main

(312) 640-2100

Toll Free TTY

(888) 243-7003

TTY

(312) 640-2102

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

Financial literacy workshops that cover topics such as credit improvement, budgeting, saving, increasing employment and home-ownership opportunities. Classes are virtual/online, meeting once a week for 11 weeks.

Required Documents

Call to confirm any requirements

Eligibility

Individuals living with disabilities

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

Call 312-640-2159 or email cjohnson@accessliving.org

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Illinois
    • Cook County
      • Dupage County
        • Kane County
          • Lake County
            • Mchenry County
              • Will County
              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (DM-2000) and related services within the Service Tree.

              Description

              The Cross-Disability Support Group (CDSG): peer support group program for individuals living with all kinds of disabilities.

              Hours

              Every Other Tuesday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

              Required Documents

              Confirm any requirements over the phone

              Eligibility

              Individuals living with a disability

              Fees

              None

              Intake Procedure

              Call 312-640-2159 or email cjohnson@accessliving.org to sign up

              Geography Served

                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

              • Illinois
                • Cook County
                  • Dupage County
                    • Kane County
                      • Lake County
                        • Mchenry County
                          • Will County

                          Telephone Numbers

                          Number:
                          312-640-2159
                          Type:
                          Voice
                          Name:
                          Cross-Disability Support Group
                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PN-8100.3000) and related services within the Service Tree.

                          Description

                          Assistance with finding housing for individuals with disabilities

                          Required Documents

                          Call to confirm any requirements

                          Eligibility

                          Individuals living with disabilities

                          Fees

                          None

                          Intake Procedure

                          Call to be connected to a staff person

                          Geography Served

                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                          • Illinois
                            • Cook County
                              • Dupage County
                                • Kane County
                                  • Lake County
                                    • Mchenry County
                                      • Will County
                                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-3900) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                      Description

                                      Information and referral to home and community based services for people with disabilities.

                                      Required Documents

                                      None

                                      Eligibility

                                      Individuals living with disabilities

                                      Fees

                                      None

                                      Intake Procedure

                                      Fill out online contact form or call to be connected to services

                                      Geography Served

                                        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

                                      • Illinois
                                        • Cook County
                                          • Dupage County
                                            • Kane County
                                              • Lake County
                                                • Mchenry County
                                                  • Will County

                                                  Telephone Numbers

                                                  Number:
                                                  312-640-2100
                                                  Name:
                                                  Main
                                                  Number:
                                                  800-613-8549
                                                  Type:
                                                  Voice/Toll-Free
                                                  Name:
                                                  Toll Free
                                                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TJ-3000.8000) and related services within the Service Tree.

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