Practical Assistance - Disability Resources

Practical Assistance is assistance provided to help an individual obtain a service or benefit by assisting with every day skills which he/she may lack.  Assistance may include completing forms such as the Benefit Access Program, completing and filing applications such as the RTA Reduced Fare or People with Disabilities Ride Free programs and translating or relaying information to help obtain a service.

Reduced Fare permit applicants are able to apply in person or by mail:

  • In Person: Call 312-913-3110 to find a site near you  
  • By mail: Call (312) 913-3110 to have an application mailed to you.

For additional information or if you require assistance with completing these applications, visit our office at 2102 W. Ogden, Chicago, IL or call MOPD at 311 (voice/TTY).

 

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