Advancing the Human & Civil Rights of People with Disabilities in Illinois
Community Integration: Advocating that people with disabilities live in the most integrated setting with the supports and services they need to succeed.
Abuse & Neglect: Preventing abuse, neglect and exploitation through systemic and individual advocacy; facility monitoring and oversight; and enforcement of fundamental rights.
Discrimination: Fighting to address the unequal treatment of people with disabilities in employment, housing, government and private businesses.
Self-Determination: Supporting the decisions of people with disabilities to take control of their lives.
Special Education: Advocating for children with disabilities to have the right to a free appropriate public education.
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