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Recent News

Voting Information for 2016 Elections - Illinois and Chicago Area
Reviewed October 2016
Click on the link below for helpful information about voting in the 2016 election.

RIC Heads Up Community Group - DATE and ROOM Change for October Meeting
Event Date: October 20, 2016
Please note that Heads Up will be meeting on THURSDAY, October 20, 2016 in the Heyworth Room.

Aphasia Classes for Fall 2016 at RIC
Reviewed October 2016
The classes run from October 20 through December 15, 2016

Survey on Food Access Issues from the Greater Chicago Food Depository
Reviewed September 2016
The Greater Chicago Food Depository is researching food access issues and barriers for people with disabilities.

2016 Paralympics - See the Results
Reviewed September 2016
The 2016 Rio Paralympics have ended, but you can see the results here.

Recent Resources

How to Navigate an Airport - video from NCHPAD
Reviewed October 2016
The experience of traveling by air in a wheelchair can be daunting, but this NCHPAD video has a few tips that will help you navigate the airport like a pro.

Cancer: LivingWell Cancer Resource Center
Reviewed October 2016
Living Well is a Cancer Resource Center located in Geneva, IL.

Cancer: The Cancer Support Center
Reviewed October 2016
The Cancer Support Center is a resource center for persons with cancer and their families/loved ones.

Healthy People 2020 - Disability and Health Topics
Reviewed October 2016
Healthy People 2020 features a specific section on Disability and Health.

Guide to Help Children Understand Cancer and Other Conditions - from MedlinePlus
Reviewed October 2016
Tips from MedlinePlus for talking to children of different ages about a sensitive topic.

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