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Advancing the Human & Civil Rights of People with Disabilities in Illinois




Welcome to the Internet site of Equip for Equality Inc. (EFE).

Terms of Use and Agreement to Terms

Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using this EFE site. By accessing or using this site in any way, including, without limitation, use of any of the services, downloading of any materials, or merely browsing the site, you agree to and are bound by the terms of use.

If you do not agree to the terms discussed here, you should exit this site now.

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically for changes as you are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions. Your continued use of this EFE site after the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

Copyright notice

Everything on this site is copyrighted. The copyrights are owned by EFE or the original creator of the material. However, you are free to view, copy, print, distribute and post EFE material from this site, as long as:

  • You use the material for information purposes only.
  • You use the material for non-commercial purposes only.
  • You do not misrepresent the material.
  • You retain all copyright notices affixed to the material and also include the following copyright notice on each document: “Copyright © Equip for Equality. All Rights Reserved.”

This permission does not extend to materials owned by other content providers that appear on the EFE website.

No warranty

While EFE attempts to provide accurate information on this website, it assumes no responsibility for accuracy. EFE may change the information on the site, or the programs and services mentioned, at any time without notice.

Material on this site is provided “as is” and does not constitute a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. EFE disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied. This includes but is not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. It also includes any expressed or implied warranties arising from any course of dealing, usage, or trade practice.

No legal advice

The material provided in this website is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice to any individual or group. Equip for Equality assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of this information, or for its applicability to any individual, group, or situation, or for any actions taken in reliance upon it. Questions concerning how the material set forth here applies to any person’s own situation should be discussed with that person’s attorney.


The information and services provided through links on this site are independent of EFE and are for your convenience only. EFE does not endorse the companies or organizations and is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, including without limitation any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to a linked site.

We make no representations concerning the content of sites listed in any of our directories of resources. Consequently, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material contained in sites listed in our directories of resources or otherwise linked from or to our site.

Linked sites may also send their own cookies to users, collect data, solicit personal information, or contain information that you may find inappropriate or offensive. Whenever you give out personal information online, that information can be collected and used by people you don’t know. EFE cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online; you make such disclosures at your own risk.

Limitation of liability

EFE is not liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use — or the inability to use — the material on this site. This includes but is not limited to the loss of data or loss of profit, even if EFE was advised of the possibility of such damages.

Jurisdiction and choice of law

All claims or issues regarding this website shall be governed according to the laws of the state of Illinois without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Any legal action concerning these terms or this website must be brought within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Chicago, Illinois, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Last updated: August 03, 2018

This website is made possible by funding support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, both the Administration on Developmental Disabilities and the Center for Mental Health Services of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; and the U.S. Department of Education, the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. The contents of this website are solely the responsibility of Equip for Equality and do not necessarily represent the official view of any of these agencies.

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