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The Westside Justice Center is dedicated to serving the Chicagoland community.  With your donation,  we can continue to eradicate barriers to justice, mitigate the consequences of disproportionately criminalizing our neighborhoods, and ensure underserved communities have access to a fair and just legal system

 

Westside Justice Center 

(773) 940-2213

601 South California StreetChicago, IL 60612

ILLINOIS ACCESS TO JUSTICE HOTLINE: 888-708-6225 
PROJECT HOMECOMING HOTLINE: 888-251-4474

OUR SERVICES

COMMUNITY ADVOCATES

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COMMUNITY EVENTS

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COVID HELP

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ILLINOIS ACCESS TO JUSTICE

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PROJECT HOMECOMING

COVID H.E.L.P.

COVID H.E.LP.

(Housing and Economic Loss Prevention)

is a free tool for people in Illinois who are facing housing and employment and other economic problems because of COVID-19.  It is managed by a team of lawyers from nonprofit legal aid organizations across the state. This help is available all day, every day.

COVID HELP is a joint project of CARPLS Legal Aid, a nonprofit legal aid organization in Illinois, and other Illinois legal aid agencies that understand the cascade of legal problems the pandemic has unleashed on Illinois families.

IN THE NEWS 

WJC is proud to partner with New Leaf Illinois in righting the wrongs of the war on drugs.

Christopher cleared his cannabis conviction with the help of #NewLeafIllinois. His message to others looking to clear their records? "They're giving us this help to move forward. Go for it. Shoot for it."


Visit https://newleafillinois.org/ or call 855-963-9532 to see if you qualify.