AFC funds and coordinates prevention, care, and advocacy projects, collaborates with community organizations to develop and improve HIV/AIDS services and champions effective, compassionate HIV/AIDS policy.
A volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to removing the burdens of arranging long-distance transportation at times of personal and community crisis.
Provides legal advice, including aid with pursuit of a court case and referrals to appropriate legal aid programs. Cook County’s free hotline 312.738.9200
Chicago Artists Resources assist artists with their creative and professional practice and to strengthen the community of artists in Chicago
Chicago Bar Association provides qualified lawyers experienced in a multiple areas of law, including employment law, domestic relations, and personal injury. Initial consultations with an attorney cost $30 with potential additional fees to be discussed prior to the meeting, as well as an undetermined cost for additional meetings. 312.554.2001
Public Transportation Services for Seniors and the Disabled: ADA Paratransit service is for riders with disabilities or health conditions which prevent them from using fixed route service (Buses and "El" Trains).
The Clinic is designed to provide accessible legal service at either low cost or no cost to low-income individuals in a variety of ways, including direct services, pro-bono, immigration, and domestic violence programs Call 773.731.1762.
This site is useful for Chicago residents seeking senior services including advocacy, information, and assistance in seeking benefits, classes, multi-purpose senior centers, and case management.
The Chicago Teaching Artists Collective is a volunteer-based network of artists from all disciplines working together to build the field of the artist as teacher on local, national, and global levels.
CVLS has 26 legal clinics dispersed throughout Chicago where free individual aid from an attorney can be received. CVLS also provides legal assistance. Call 312.332.1624.
This site has a meeting directory, contact information to obtain organizational literature, and resources for people who think they may have an alcohol addiction.
The popular listings site has sections for Chicago and other Central Region cities.
This page lists the times and locations for gay AA meetings in Chicago.
The Department on Aging is dedicated to preserving the independence and quality of life of seniors and their caregivers by providing programs, services, resources, and advocacy. They support a Senior Helpline for anyone interested in obtaining resources or services for seniors, 1-800-252-8966. They also host a hotline to report Elder Abuse, 1-866-800-1409.
The state of Illinois created this site to alert residents of road and waterway closures and post shelter locations, public health warnings, and disaster assistance and recovery information.