The IEJF administers grants funded by four distinct state appropriations.  See below for the most recent awards.

Civil legal aid grants
IL-AFLAN grants
New Leaf Illinois grants
Eviction Help IL grants

Call 855-452-3526 to speak to an attorney if you are a veteran, service member, national guard, reservist, spouse or dependent in need of civil legal aid.

Learn more about the IL AFLAN

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New Leaf Illinois is a network of 20 non-profit organizations throughout the state who provide legal representation and other resources to help individuals seeking to expunge cannabis convictions from their records.

Find Out if Your Case is Eligible

We need your support!  Individuals & organizations throughout Illinois help us build a larger & more stable base of state funding for legal aid.  Learn how you can help.

Today, @POTUS will take executive action to ensure minorities, low-income Americans and others have better access to quality legal representation. https://bit.ly/3uXEQ9b

The Illinois Housing Development Authority is now accepting applications for the Illinois Rental Payment Program! Eligible tenants may receive up to $25,000 in assistance. Visit here for eligibility requirements and required documents: https://buff.ly/3tqJLhi

With help from exceptional partners, like @crescolabs & @veranocannabis, we are able to spread the word & help Illinoisans clear their cannabis convictions. Thank You! #NewLeafIllinois

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

Our grantee @ILAO has designed its self-help tools with dignity and respect. After viewing 'My right to school enrollment when homeless', a mom wrote, "Just the information I was looking for! My kids were being denied school due to unstable housing.' http://illinoislegalaid.org

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