Expungment Information

A criminal record can feel like an insurmountable barrier to someone seeking employment, education or housing. On June 7, thousands of people with criminal records received information, advice and other help at Cook County Clerk, Dorothy Brown’s 10th Annual Expungement Summit.
 
Illinois Legal Aid Online staff volunteered at the Summit where they helped over 100 people […]

June 17th, 2014|Expungment Information|0 Comments

Chicago Coalition for the Homeless Will Institute Pilot Program with Chicago Housing Authority

In August, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless Reentry Committee met with the new CEO of the Chicago Housing Authority, Charles Woodyard, and his staff.

The Reentry Committee brought its proposal for a Reentry Provider Housing Certificate to the CHA.  Key reentry providers such as Tony Lawery from Safer Foundation and Bob Dougherty of St. Leonard’s […]

September 17th, 2012|Featured, News, Articles & Essays, Policy, Resources|0 Comments

Inmates for Change

Inmates For Change is "Dedicated To Breaking The Bondage Of Destructive Thinking". We provide "brokerage" services to ex-offenders at the County level primarily, but will provide "brokerage" services to ex-offenders from state and federal facilities as well.

January 27th, 2012|Featured, Resources|0 Comments

Probono.net – Lawyers serving the public good

This site provides resources for pro bono and legal services attorneys and others working to assist low income or disadvantaged clients. Please join our community and start making a difference today!

Visit http://www.probono.net

October 21st, 2011|Resources|0 Comments