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6 days ago

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Come see us on Saturday, August 24 from 1-3 at the TADA Annual Picnic! Free admission! At Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park in Joliet. ... See MoreSee Less

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Hear on the phone again!

Open house at Disability Resource Center Monday, July 15th from 8:30-9:30.

Receive a FREE hearing screening on site by an audiologist and then select a FREE amplified telephone if you qualify. Bring a photo I.D. and a copy of your latest phone bill. No appointment necessary; first come, first served.

Disability Resource Center in Joliet is a Selection Center for ITAC (Illinois Telecommunications Access Corp.) www.itactty.org
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In many states, people with disabilities are paid less than the minimum wage that other people receive. This video addresses this from the perspective of Our Directions, a non-profit in Herrin, IL that runs a resale shop called "Helen Honey's," which employs people with disabilities at the minimum wage or above. This video offers testimonial from an employee of Helen Honey's, as well as testimonial to the Illinois state assembly from a self advocate.

For more about the subminimum wage, please visit www.dignityinpay.org.
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2 weeks ago

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Disability Resource Center will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in honor of Independence Day. ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

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On Friday, June 28, DRC welcomed a focus group that discussed accessibility in public spaces, recreation, and the humanities. It was held for people with disabilities and their family members and their experiences trying to access community spaces or programs and was presented by Family Resource Center on Disabilities and Illinois Humanities. ... See MoreSee Less

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We're SO proud to have received the Disability Citizen Appreciation Award from the Village of Bolingbrook!. On June 25, 2019 Jerrod Nichols of DRC accepted the award on behalf of our whole organization from Bolingbrook Mayor Claar and former DRC board member and Bolingbrook resident Edward Bannister. Stop by our office and see it in person! ... See MoreSee Less

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