AccessChicago tentatively scheduled summer of 2014.
The only event of its kind, AccessChicago is FREE and open to the public!
Hosted by MOPD the expo promotes the independence and inclusion of people with all types of disabilities by showcasing Chicago’s wide range of accessible venues, products and services.
AccessChicago is the perfect event for people with disabilities of all ages!
Sponsorship opportunities are available for AccessChicago 2012. To learn more, call MOPD at (312) 744-6673 (voice) or (312) 744-7833 (TTY).
There will be several health services provided by the Chicago Department of Public Health. One of them being FREE childhood immunizations for children from birth through 18 years of age. To assist parents with the new school Tdap* requirements; Tdap and all recommended adolescent vaccines will be available. IMPORTANT: Please bring your child's shot record and a Parent or Guardian must be present. All students entering the sixth and ninth grades will be required to have at least one dose of Tdap vaccination for the 2012-13 school year. **Tdap is a vaccine licensed and recommended to protect pre-teens, adolescents and adults against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough). This vaccine is routinely recommended for children 11-12 years of age.
HIV Testing, Lead Screening, Blood Pressure Screening, Body Mass Index (BMI) Testing, Self Breast Exams and Breast Awareness Education Workshops, Nutritional Planning, Climate Change Education Workshops, Emergency Preparedness and Glucose Screening. For more information regarding these health services, please visit: Chicago Department of Public Health or call 311.