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Passing of the Autism Society’s Co-Founder and First Elected President Ruth Sullivan

By DNW Contributors / 2021-09-17
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The Autism Society of America celebrates the life of Dr. Ruth C. Sullivan, who passed away yesterday in Huntington, West Virginia. Over the course

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Your vote is your voice! Make sure you’re registered today!

By Meredith Bartley / 2021-09-13
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It’s National Disability Voter Registration Week! Everything from education funding to curb cuts to health care is affected by public policies, and voting is

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ASAN Commends FDA’s Move to Appeal Judge Rotenberg Center Ruling

By Meredith Bartley / 2021-09-10
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ASAN is pleased that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has filed an appeal to a court ruling that would enable the Judge Rotenberg

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Didn’t We Say We Would ‘Never Forget’?

By Bridget Hayman / 2021-09-10
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Editor’s Note: To commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11, Bridget Hayman, Director of Communications at Access Living, shares a personal reflection about where

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Eviction Moratorium Ends on 10/3/21: Eviction & Housing Resources

By Emma Olson / 2021-09-09
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Housing and Eviction Resources

As the eviction moratorium comes to a close this month, many people are facing the loss of their

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September 2021 Toolkit

By DNW Contributors / 2021-09-07
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This September, our focus will be on adulthood transitions, housing, and long-term care support, and National Suicide Prevention Month; additionally, we’ll continue emphasizing

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

By Amber Smock / 2021-09-03
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Advocacy Team

Advocacy@accessliving.org

(312) 640-2100

Illinois Action Alert TODAY: Ask Congress to Support Community Living

Access Living friends and

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🏖️ ASAN August Update 🏖️

By Ianthe Dempsey / 2021-08-31
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ASAN August Newsletter

Dear friends,

As #WeActAugust winds down, we wanted to thank you for choosing to take action and fight for disabled folks’

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Racism is a Public Health Issue

By Noor Pervez / 2021-08-24
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by Sandy Ho

Content warnings: statements about medical trauma (no graphic descriptions) and mention of eating and exercise

I recently observed that there were a few

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Fifteen Year Anniversary of Myectomy!

By hcmbeat / 2021-08-11
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Today it has been 15 years since my septal myectomy at Mayo Clinic!  

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