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.

World AIDS Day 2020

Legal Council attorney Jessica Rhoades explores issues facing our clients with HIV in 2020.

Tackling Inequities on Chicago's South Side

Legal Council announces an expansion of legal services to Chicago’s South Side.

Healthcare Protections Cut

In the middle of a pandemic, the Trump Administration cut healthcare anti-discrimination protections for the LGBTQ community, people living with HIV, non-English speakers, and women.

Black Lives Matter

Racism is this nation's greatest public health threat. Legal Council stands with protesters in Chicago and across the country working to achieve racial justice.

Meet Our Clients

This year, more than 2,500 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.

What We Do

Legal Council for Health Justice builds its services on three pillars: individual legal representation, outreach and education, and impact advocacy.

Who We Serve

Legal Council for Health Justice serves many communities, including individuals living with HIV/AIDS, children and families with disabilities and chronic illness, senior citizens, and individuals who are homeless.

Our Staff

Legal Council is home to a diverse, passionate, and innovative team. Learn more about the great people within our agency.

Invest In The Fight

This work can't be done without you. Your investment in Legal Council allows thousands of Illinoisans with disabilities to receive life-changing health care and services.

Get In Touch

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