Health Justice for All
For more than 30 years, Legal Council for Health Justice has empowered individuals and communities, using the power of the law to secure dignity, opportunity, and well-being for all. Your support provides hope and stability for children and adults living with life-changing health conditions.
Legal Council Sues Trump Administration
On Sept. 23, Legal Council filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights against the Trump Administration for its cruel public charge rule. The lawsuit was filed in partnership with Cook County.
Win for Rights of Nursing Home Residents
The Illinois Supreme Court issued a decision upholding the rights of residents facing an involuntary transfer or discharge from their nursing homes. Legal Council for Health Justice joined Legal Aid Chicago and Equip for Equality in an amicus brief championing the rights of nursing home residents in the lawsuit.
Meet Our Clients
This year, more than 2,000 clients and their families will receive life-changing and life-saving care from Legal Council. Get to know some of our clients by reading their stories.
Legal Council for Health Justice serves many demographics, including individuals living with HIV/AIDS, children and families with disabilities and chronic illness, senior citizens, and homeless individuals with dual diagnosis.
This work can't be done without you. Your donation provides free legal services that help low-income Illinoisans with chronic, disabling, and stigmatizing health conditions secure and plan their futures.
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