Community Resources

Domestic Violence
There are many resources available for helping with a domestic violence situation.  This section describes how to obtain an Order of Protection and where to turn for assistance

Clerk's Community Speakers' Bureau
The Clerk of the Circuit Court can provide speakers to schools and community groups on a variety of topics including child support enforcement, teen dating  violence, housing court, and evictions.This page explains and provides contact information for the Speakers' Bureau.

Teen Dating Violence Prevention Program
The Clerk of  the Circuit Court has initiated a Teen Dating Violence Prevention Program specifically to address the problem of teen dating violence in our community.

Passport Services
Follow this link for information on applying for a U.S. Passport with the Clerk of the Circuit Court. For further information please call 312-603-6457.

Follow this link to view and print text from the several informational brochures published by the Clerk's Office.