1 in 5 Americans have some type of disability. Over 17,000 people in Illinois are on a waiting list for services. Disability does not discriminate.


Advocates for Access has helped many people with disabilities throughout central Illinois gain greater independence and you can help by donating to Advocates for Access.



Fundraising Events


Join Zach McAllister for his annual silent auction dinner & baseball camp benefiting Advocates for Access at The Yard in Peoria.


To register or find out more information, please visit or visit his Zach McAllister Baseball Camp Facebook page.

Wheel-a-thon LogoWheel-A-Thon raises accessibility awareness to community individuals by participating in a planned route with real-life obstacles. Individuals within teams will complete the course in a wheelchair. Wheel-A-Thon particpants will be adding to positive change.


We are seeking teams of individuals to participate, as well as corporate sponsors to help us make the event a reality. Gather up your office co-workers, friends, or family to help raise disability awareness in our community.



This year's event will take place on April 12, 2019 at 11:15 AM at the Peoria County Courthouse. Cost is $20 per person to participate.


Advocates for Access Wheel-a-thon participants racing

Advocates for Access Wheel-a-thon youth participant