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.

Policy Update

Legal Council celebrates numerous health justice victories in the recent Illinois legislative session, including a bill that ends criminal penalties against people living with HIV.

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

Supreme Court Saves Affordable Care Act

The Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act. Learn what's next for the law and the fight for health justice in our blog.

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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