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Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District

The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District provides fully accessible fixed-route bus service in Champaign, Urbana, and Savoy. The DASH card is available to qualifying individuals with disabilities and offers unlimited free bus rides for the cardholder. For those unable to utilize bus service due to disability, CUMTD offers complementary paratransit van services within the CUMTD district …

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UIC – Specialized Care for Children

University of Illinois at Chicago’s Division of Specialized Care for Children provides free care coordination for families of children with special health care needs. Additionally, we are able to provide some financial support to families who meet our financial eligibility guidelines. As a division of UIC, we have unique access to resources and research to …

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John’s Friends

John’s Friends is a Christian ministry striving to promote fellowship between people with and without disabilities, making friends and growing in Christ. Meetings are held the 2nd Sunday of each month from 2:00-3:30pm, at the Stephen’s Family YMCA Community Room in Champaign. Our activities include games, Bible Study geared to meet the needs of our …

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Social Security Administration

Social Security delivers a broad range of services online and in over 1200 field offices nationwide. Social Security touches almost everyone’s life, whether it be applying for a new or replacement Social Security card, applying for Retirement, Disability, Medicare or Survivor benefits, or applying for Supplemental Security Income and Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Costs.

Rape Advocacy, Counseling, & Education Service

Rape Advocacy, Counseling, & Education Services provides Counseling Services, Medical Advocacy, Legal Advocacy, 24-Hour Hotline, Information & Referral, Community Education, and Professional Training. Adult, family, children’s, and group counseling are offered. Counseling services at RACES are client-centered, with the client and counselor together negotiating goals. All services offered by Rape Advocacy, Counseling, & Education Services …

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Paws Giving Independence

Paws Giving Independence trains service dogs to assist people with a variety of different disabilities, while providing support to encourage independence. PGI educates the public to the benefits of service dogs and encourages animal rescue by obtaining many of our animals from shelters and rescue groups.

Illini Service Dog

The Illini Service Dog Program is a Registered Student Organization at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign that was founded in 2010 by Bridget Evans. Our mission is to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities through community education, advocacy, and service dogs. Students are provided the opportunity to foster and train a service dog …

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