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


EFE Updates and News Releases

Equip for Equality hosts Disability Rights Consortium meeting on April 23rd focused on community integration litigation updates

April 15, 2014

Equip for Equality hosts Disability Rights Consortium meeting on March 26th focused on veterans with disabilities

March 21, 2014

Equip for Equality thanks its generous donors to the Equality for Kids Campaign for raising $300,000 to support our work on behalf of kids with disabilities! (PDF)

March 21, 2014

Governor signs Medicaid Expansion and pledges to revisit IMD expansion amendment; EFE advocacy was key (PDF)

July 23, 2013

Equip for Equality Participes in National Voter Registration Day on 9/25/2012

September 24, 2012

IHSA and Mary Kate Callahan Enter Into Settlement Agreement for 2012 Swimming Season

September 13, 2012

Girl Scouts Sued for Failing to Provide Sign Language Interpreter

August 1, 2012

Equip for Equality and the Illinois Attorney General File Suit Against the Illinois High School Association – Lawsuit Seeks Equal Opportunity for Student Athletes with Disabilities

May 16, 2012

Attorney General Madigan Reaches Agreement with AMC Theatres – Settlement of Complaint Filed By Equip for Equality Provides Unprecedented Access for People with Disabilities to Go to the Movies

April 4, 2012

Landmark Consent Decree Expands Opportunities for Nursing Home Residents with Disabilities

December 20, 2011

Last updated: August 28, 2014

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