CARPLS provides free legal services in the areas of housing, employment, education, consumer debt, divorce, guardianship, estates, personal injury, property damage, public benefits and health care. It also operates a free hotline where you can talk directly to attorneys who offer legal advice and assistance, often solving problems in a single call--312-738-9200. 

Additionally, free legal aid is available for qualifying service members and veterans--call 855-IL-AFLAN to see if you qualify.