Legal Aid

AIDS LEGAL COUNCIL OF CHICAGO
180 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2110 Chicago, IL 60601
A variety of free, bi-lingual legal services for low-income Chicago residents affected by HIV/AIDS.
312-427-8990
www.aidslegal.com

APNA GHAR
4753 N. Broadway, Suite 632, Chicago, IL 60640
Legal Advocacy is provided to address immigration and domestic violence issues.
773-334-0173
www.apnaghar.org

ASIAN HUMAN SERVICES
4753 N. Broadway, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60640
Helps clients access necessary services and advocate for their needs, linking them to other AHS programs and to outside resources.
773-728-2235
ahschicago.org

ASSYRIAN NATIONAL COUNCIL OF ILLINOIS
2450 W. Peterson, Chicago, IL 60659
Assists clients in filling out different types of citizenship applications. Translation assistance and other mediation also available.
773-262-5589
www.anciassyrian.com

BELLE CENTER
1754 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Seeks to raise awareness and support policies promoted by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
773-878-7868
www.bellecenter-chicago.org

BETWEEN FRIENDS
PO Box 608548, Chicago, IL 60660
Assists women in navigating the legal system to obtain Orders of Protection against their abusers.
773-274-5232
www.betweenfriendschicago.org

CENTRO ROMERO
6216 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60660
Provides direct service representation, immigration education, and advocacy services.
773-508-5300
www.centroromero.org

CHICAGO LAWYERS’ COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW
100 N. LaSalle St., Suite 600, Chicago, IL 60602
Provides free legal services to low-income individuals in the areas of employment, housing, hate-crimes, and discrimination.
312-630-9744
www.clccrul.org

FIRST DEFENSE LEGAL AID
Provides 24 hr. legal assistance/advice to anyone picked up by the Chicago Police Department.
1-800-529-7374
http://www.first-defense.org

LAWYER’S COMMITTEE FOR BETTER HOUSING
100 W. Monroe St., Suite 1800, Chicago, IL 60603
Provides a variety of free legal services to low-income individuals in the area of housing/tenants rights.
312-347-7600
www.lcbh.org

LEGAL ASSISTANCE FOUNDATION OF METROPOLITAN CHICAGO
111 W. Jackson, 3rd Floor (Main office) Chicago, IL 60604
Provides free services to low-income residents of Cook County in the general area of civil law.
312-341-1070
http://www.lafchicago.org

MIDWEST TAX CLINIC – CENTER FOR ECONOMIC PROGRESS
29 E. Madison, Suite 910, Chicago, IL 60602
Provides legal advocacy for low-income tax payers facing problems with the IRS, sometimes representing individuals in tax court.
312-252-0280
www.centerforprogress.org

NATIONAL IMMIGRANT JUSTICE CENTER
208 S. LaSalle, Suite 1818 Chicago, IL 60604
A variety of pro bono or sliding scale legal services in the immigration field.
312-660-1370
www.immigrantjustice.org

PUBLIC INTEREST LAW INITIATIVE
25 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 945, Chicago, IL 60602
Public interest and pro bono legal assistance for low-income individuals.
312-362-6959
www.pili-law.org

UPTOWN PEOPLE’S LAW CENTER
4413 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60640
Provides free legal help to low-income residents of the north side of Chicago.
773-769-1411