Earlier this year, a 51-unit affordable apartment complex opened in Chicago's Lakeview community. It cost $13-million to build and is intended for low-income people with mental illness and physical disabilities, who may be at risk for homelessness.
Karen Meyer joined ABC 7 as a feature reporter in 1991. Her segments, which deal with issues pertaining to people with disabilities, appear on the ABC 7 Sunday Morning News and on ABC7 News each Thursday at 11:30 a.m
April 5, 2014 (CHICAGO) - Nearly 60 years ago a group of south suburban parents did what they could to help disabled children in the community and now the organization has a dozen locations with many new and exciting programs.