Access Living Cross Disability Support Group
115 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: 312-640-2159, Contact: Carleda Johnson, Independent Living Skills Coordinator
Provides a forum for mutual acceptance, understanding and self-discovery. Through peer support, people with disabilities can find a safe place to get together to share their concerns and solve problems about everyday issues that affect their lives.
Anixter Center Adult Community Transitions
Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, Illinois 60126
The Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy (ELSA) is a four-year, post-secondary certificate program for young adults, ages 18-28, with differing abilities. ELSA is an on-campus program following the academic calendar of Elmhurst College. Students may attend on a full-time or part-time basis. Focus areas are: Academics & Career Exploration, Independent Living Skills, and Social & Recreation Skills.
Esperanza Community Services Coleridge Adult Day Program
520 N. Marshfield Ave., Chicago, IL 60622
Illinois Center for Rehabilitation and Education - Roosevelt (ICRE-R)
1950 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, Illinois 60608
A residential school for students with severe physical disabilities and other health impairments. Their mission is to provide the training and services necessary to assist each student to achieve his/her highest level of independent living. ICRE-R offers a two year comprehensive Transition Program that provides young people with physical disabilities, ages 18-22 years old, instruction and opportunities to make a successful transition to adult life.
Illinois Dept. of Human Services Division of Rehab Services Home Services Program
Provides services to individuals with disabilities so they can remain in their homes and be as independent as possible.