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2 hours ago
Trauma & Disability Walk Into a Bar, No One Ever Says Anything.

Here's a great response piece about the violence in Charlottesville. https://medium.com/@rebecca.cokley/trauma-disability-walk-into-a-bar-no-one-ever-says-anything-21c37b8bdb27

Every time there is a mass shooting or an act of horrific violence the disability community holds its breath. Nondisabled folks tend to…

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2 hours ago
One Person’s Genetic Mutation Is Another Person’s Culture

Here's a great read for your Wednesday:
https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2017/08/14/one-persons-genetic-mutation-another-persons-culture/

As news of a breakthrough in human gene editing coincided with the 27th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Rebecca Cokley, former executive director of the National Council on ... See more

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23 hours ago

Catholic Charities is currently enrolling children and pregnant mothers in its Head Start program. For more information, contact Cynthia De La Mora at 815-723-3405 x 1214

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6 days ago

Attention Personal Assistants - the August P.A. Orientation has been rescheduled to September. Stay tuned for details!

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1 week ago
Breast Cancer Awareness Night

Hello everyone! On August 25, the Disability Resource Center will be having a night at the ballfield thanks to the City of Joliet!

Join the Slammers on FRI AUG 25 for our Breast Cancer Awareness Night presented by @[280663771948830:274:O'Dekirk, Allred & Associates, LLC]! Fans have the chance to bid on a custom pink jersey ... See more

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1 week ago
ITAC OPEN HOUSE

If you have any trouble hearing, please come pick out a free phone! We will have an audiologist on site to test hearing and to sign your forms. We even have amplifiers for your CELL PHONES!!!

Hard to Hear on the Phone? ITAC can help!
ITAC (Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation) is the not-for-profit distributor of specialized telephone equipment to qualified Illinois residents ... See more

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1 week ago
ITAC OPEN HOUSE

Hard to Hear on the Phone? ITAC can help!
ITAC (Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation) is the not-for-profit distributor of specialized telephone equipment to qualified Illinois residents ... See more

Hard to Hear on the Phone? ITAC can help!
ITAC (Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation) is the not-for-profit distributor of specialized telephone equipment to qualified Illinois residents ... See more

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1 week ago
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Hard to Hear on the Phone? ITAC can help!

ITAC (Illinois Telecommunications Access Corporation) is the not-for-profit distributor of specialized telephone equipment to qualified Illinois residents ... See more

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1 week ago
Men's Group

Calling men with any disability of any age! Come have lunch and chat!
We'll be having lunch at Steak and Shake at 701 S. Larkin, Joliet.
For more information, call Sam at 815-729-0162.

Calling men with any disability of any age! Come have lunch and chat!
We'll be having lunch at Steak and Shake at 701 S. Larkin, Joliet.
For more information, call Sam at 815-729-0162.

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1 week ago

Do you have trouble hearing on the telephone? Are you an Illinois resident? Then you may qualify for a FREE amplified phone through the ITAC program!

Learn all about it at our OPEN HOUSE on Tuesday, ... See more

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