Anixter in the News2019-06-27T15:46:09+00:00
Anixter Center celebrating A Century of Service builboard at Wrigley Field

Anixter in the News

COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 Update - April 8 We are keeping a careful watch on COVID 19 rates in our community and following guidance from Gov. Pritzker on reopening face to face supports during the day. Our priority is to do our part to stop the spread COVID 19 while delivering essential [...]

Americans with Disability Act – 30th Anniversary

Anixter Center is proud to support the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 30th Anniversary. On July 26th we celebrate this important civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and all public and private places that are open [...]

McLean Residence featured on CBS Chicago

Anixter Center McLean CILA, where 4 people who are DeafBlind live, was featured on CBS Chicago on Thursday, April 9, 2020, to highlight our staff as essential workers, and workers who can not always practice social distancing. McLean is a special place with exceptional staff and participants. [...]

Anixter Center and KOVAL Distillery

Anixter Center received hand sanitizer from KOVAL Distillery and we are so grateful! Our residences and outreach workers will be safer because of this community support. Hand sanitizer created and donated to Anixter Center by KOVAL Distillery. Anixter Center President & CEO [...]

COVID-19 PROGRAM UPDATES

COVID-19 Program Update - April 8 We are keeping a careful watch on COVID 19 rates in our community and following guidance from Gov. Pritzker on reopening face to face supports during the day. Our priority is to do our part to stop the spread COVID 19 while delivering [...]

Behavioral Health Winter Warm Up a Hot Success!

Behavioral Health Services held its second annual Winter Warm Up fundraiser in support of Mental Health Residential on February 27, 2020. The event was held at Bourbon on Division. The casual, fun bar night raised awareness and money in support of programming and housing for people to recover from [...]

Anixter Center CEO takes the plunge!

Our very own Rebecca Clark, Anixter Center President/CEO, jumped into the icy waters of Lake Michigan on March 1, 2020 in support of the Special Olympics Chicago. Over the years, many Anixter participants have had the opportunity to participate in programming provided by Special Olympics Chicago and Rebecca showed our [...]

Abren clínica que ofrece servicios gratuitos de salud mental a habitantes de Chicago

  Univision Chicago, Spanish language television network, featured Anixter Center Recovery Hub on its evening news, which originally aired on February 20, 2020. Spanish Text Abren clínica que ofrece servicios gratuitos de salud mental a habitantes de Chicago El centro médico, ubicado en el vecindario de Rogers Park, brindará atención [...]

The disability community deserves to be counted!

#Census2020 is about more than #PWD being counted. It’s about our entire community, all people with disabilities, showing up, being seen, and saying #YesWeCount #DisabilityCounts #ILCountMeIn Our people will not be erased. Make sure you’re counted for #Census2020. #YesWeCount #DisabilityCounts #ILCountMeIn The 2020 Census will determine how much money Illinois [...]