There's a neighbor in need
About 1 in 4 Cook County residents qualify for legal aid today. Studies show that half of those who qualify will have a legal need in a given year. Fewer than half of them will receive help due to lack of resources. Help us change those numbers by taking a case with CVLS and changing the life of one our neighbors in need.
- 01 Bankruptcy/Debtor Relief
- 03 Contract/Warranties
- 31 Custody/Visitation
- 32 Divorce/Sep./Annul.
- 33 Minor Guardianship / Conservatorship
- 36 Paternity
- 39 Other Family
- 61 Federally Subsidized Housing
- 63 Private Landlord/Tenant
- 82 Mental Health
- 94 Torts
- 95 Decedent Estates
- 96 Estate Planning / Advanced Directives
(Intermediate) ADULT GAL APPOINTMENT, INITIAL PETITION. Pro Se petition filed by brother for guardianship of the person only of 49 year old brother with schizophrenia. They reside together in Olympia Fields, IL. Next Court Date 11/21/2023.
(Intermediate) ADULT GAL APPOINTMENT, INITIAL PETITION. Pro Se petition filed by mother for guardianship of the person only of 20 year old son with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and liver disease. He is believed to be residing with grandmother on the southwest side of Chicago. Next Court Date 11/27/2023.
(Advanced) ADULT GAL APPOINTMENT, INITIAL PETITION. Petition filed with counsel by Adult Protective Services seeking Office of the State Guardian’s appointment as guardian of the person and estate. The 67 year old Respondent has dementia and is currently in a nursing home on the south side of Chicago. Prior to admittance to the nursing home, …