Community Resources

Domestic Violence

Legal Assistance, Court  Advocacy, and Social Services

 

Access Living
(312) 226-5900
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, handicapped social services

Apna-Ghar
(773) 334-4663
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, supervised visitation sites

Austin Christian Law Center
 (312) 854-1610
legal assistance, court advocacy

Chicago Bar Association
www.chicagobar.org
information about shelters and programs

Clara's House
(773) 778-8854
shelter for women & children (age limit  for males)

Constance Morris House
(708) 485-0069
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, shelter for women & children  (age  limit for males), abuser services

Crisis Center for South Suburbia
(708) 429-7255
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, shelter for women & children (age  limit for males), abuser services

Domestic Violence Project, Uptown Hull House
(312) 341-2883
court advocacy, non-residential social  services

Evanston Shelter for Battered Women & their Children
 (708) 864-8780
court advocacy, non-residential social  services,  gay & lesbian social services,  shelter for women & children (age limit for  males)

Friends of Battered Women and Their Children
1-800-603-4357
court advocacy, non-residential social  services

Gads Hill Center
(312) 226-0963
supervised visitation sites

Greenhouse
(312) 278-4566
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, shelter for women and children (no  age  limit for males)

House of the Good  Shepherd
(312) 935-3223
court advocacy, shelter for women &  children (age limit for males)

Horizons  Anti-Violence Project
(312) 871-2273
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, gay & lesbian social services

Lamppost
(312) 264-4357
supervised visitation sites

Legal Assistance  Foundation of Chicago
(312) 341-1070
legal assistance

Legal Clinic for the  Disabled
(312) 908-4663
legal assistance

Life Span
(708) 824-4454
legal assistance, court advocacy,  non-residential social services, gay &  lesbian social services, elderly social services,  handicapped social services

Loyola Law Center
(312) 655-7770
legal assistance

Men's Anger  Network
(312) 955-4234
non-residential social services, abuser  services

Midwest Family  Resource Assoc.
(312) 580-0164
abuser services

Mujeras Latinas en  Accion
(312) 226-1544
court advocacy, non-residential social  services

Neopolitan Lighthouse
(773) 638-0227
court advocacy, elderly social services,  handicapped social services, shelter for women  & children (age limit for males)

New Hope Community  Service Center
(312) 737-9555
non-residential social services, abuser  services

On Our Own
(312) 435-1007
legal assistance, court advocacy,   non-residential social services, shelter for  women & children (age limit for males)

Polish Welfare Assoc.
(312) 254-4444
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, elderly social services

Positive Image  Programs
(312) 854-4112
non-residential social services, abuser  services

Pro Bono Advocates
(312) 827-2420
legal assistance, court advocacy

Proviso Family  Services
(708) 681-2324
non-residential social services, elderly  social services, abuser services

Rainbow House/Arco Iris
(312) 762-6611
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, gay &  lesbian social services,  shelter for women & children (age limit for  males)

Responsible Behavior  Group
(708) 810-9075
abuser services

Sarah's Inn
(708) 386-4225
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, gay & lesbian social services,  handicapped social services, abuser services

Shalva (Jewish Family Services)
(312) 583-4673
legal assistance, court advocacy,  non-residential social services, gay &  lesbian social services, elderly social services,  handicapped social services, shelter for women   & children (age limit for males), abuser  services

South Suburban Family Shelter
(708) 798-7737
court advocacy, non-residential social  services, shelter for women and children  (no age  limit for males), abuser services

Southwest Women Working Together
(312) 582-0550
court advocacy, non-residential social  services

Uptown Hull House
 (312) 581-3500
court advocacy, non-residential social  services

 United Charities
 (312) 436-2400
legal assistance, non-residential social  services, elderly social services