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Disability & Neurodiversity Resources

A guide to resources for researching disability and neurodiversity topics, reading disabled and neurodiverse voices, and seeking disabled and neurodiverse literature and media.


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Community Resources

"Adults with disabilities report experiencing frequent mental distress almost 5 times as often as adults without disabilities" (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention "Mental Health for All").

The resources compiled in this guide, from social groups and chat rooms to professional counseling, are here to help navigate all the challenges that life can throw at you.

If there is a Chicagoland-area organization for people with disabilities which is not on this list, please let us know!

If there is a Chicagoland-area chat room or social group for people with disabilties which is not on this list, please let us know!

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