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Spring Legislative Training — April 6 through May 18, 2021

Progress Center for Independent Living invites you to a seven-week, online Legislative Training. This training is open to everyone.    This free training covers: Self-advocacy The legislative process How a bill becomes a law Different methods of communicating with your legislators   Who:  This online training is free and open to anyone who is interested…

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Emergency Rental Assistance Available from Cook County

Between now (March 22) and April 2 (Update: The Deadline has been extended to April 9), Cook County is accepting applications for emergency rental assistance.  If you have been impacted financially by covid-19, you are eligible to apply for assistance. Here is a link with more information: Here is a checklist of things needed…


UIC recruiting focus group participants

University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) recruiting focus group participants 2021-UIC WE WALK 4 HEALTH FOCUS GROUP RECRUITMENT FLYER-Spanish 2021-UIC WE WALK 4 HEALTH FOCUS GROUP RECRUITMENT FLYER We Walk 4 Health: A Health Intervention to Promote Physical Activity in Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities The goal of this research is to use technology…