Disability Resources


MOPD's Disability Resource Unit provides the following services:

  • Information and Assistance
    • Rapid Transit (RTA) Reduced Fare and Free Ride Permit Applications new, renewal, and replacement
    • Benefit Access Application
    • Social Security Disability questions
    • Information and Referrals to other non-profits
  • Independent Living Program 
  • Personal Assistance/Homemaker Services
    • Get assessed to see if you qualify for homemaker services
    • Get assessed to see if you qualify for Meals on Wheels program
  • In-home Assistive Devices
    • Get assessed to see if you qualify for Assistive Technology (AT)
      devices to be used in your home.
  • Home Accessibility Modification
MOPD Information and Referral Services
MOPD's Information and Referral staff assist people with disabilities in making more effective use of the health, education, training, economic and social resources available to them.

 Department Main Office

Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities

  • Phone: 312.744.7050
    Toll Free:
    TTY: 312.744.4964
    Fax: 312.744.3314
  • 121 N. LaSalle Street
    Room 104
    Chicago, IL 60602   
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