Advocate for Yourself

Legislator Lookup

Identify your U.S. Congressional and Illinois Senate and Representative Districts and locate your statewide representatives.

Complete Email Addresses for Congress, Senate, Governors & State Legislators

This includes all fifty states and US Territories.

Illinois General Assembly Home Page

This site is maintained for the Illinois General Assembly by the Legislative Information System.

Registering to Vote in Illinois

When, how, and where to register to vote in Illinois.

Office of Disability Employment Policy

Welcome to JAN, a free consulting service designed to increase the employability of people with disabilities by:

  1. Providing individualized worksite accommodations solutions,
  2. providing technical assistance regarding the ADA and other disability related legislation, and
  3. educating callers about self-employment options.

This is a free service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy U.S. Department of Labor.

Federal Initiatives

Do you want to assist the National Federation of the Blind with its federal initiatives? To view what the NFB is currently working on at the federal level, then please visit Legislative Agenda of Blind Americans. The fact sheets from the NFB Washington Seminar can be viewed at https://nfb.org/washington-seminar.

Parental Rights for the Blind Act

If you want to know the law that protects the rights of blind parents in Illinois, please visit Parent Rights for the Blind Act.