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.

Work With Us

Legal Council is currently looking for a Staff Attorney to join our Children & Families team, as well as law students to join our three projects in the summer of 2023.

Read more about our job opportunities here.

Share Your Experience with SSA Field Offices

If you have visited a Social Security Administration (SSA) field office since they reopened for in-person services on April 7, 2022, we want to hear about your experience--good, bad, or somewhere in between.

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.

Free School Lunches for Chicago Students with Disabilities

Chicago Public Schools students with disabilities will now have access to free breakfast and lunch, thanks to a class action lawsuit filed by Legal Council and Disability Rights Advocates

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, older adults, 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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