Free/Low Cost Legal Services

Local organizations that offer free or low cost legal services are listed below.

To find organizations that can address your legal question or issue, select from the topics at right.
Education


Access Living
(800) 613-8549 voice
(888) 253-7003 TTY
www.accessliving.org

CARPLS
(312) 738-9200
www.carpls.org

Hours: Mon. & Wed.      9:00am - 7:30pm
           Tue., Thu., Fri.  9:30am  - 4:30pm

Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
(312) 641-4140
(800) 940-1119 toll free
www.chicagohomeless.org

Equip for Equality

(312) 341-0022 
(800) 537-2632 voice
(800) 610-2779 TTY
www.equipforequality.org


Equip for Equality Special Education Helpline
1 (866) KIDS-046 (1-866-543-7046)

Help getting appropriate education services

James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy
For youth 26 and younger in Evanston

(847) 492-1410
www.moran-center.org

LAF (formerly Legal Assistance Foundation)
(312) 341-1070
www.lafchicago.org

  • Child abuse and neglect
  • Public benefits, employment discrimination and special education
  • Evictions and voucher terminations for people with Housing Choice (Section 8) Vouchers and people living in public housing or project-based Section 8 housing
  • Juvenile expungement

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