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.


Check out the latest @LegalAidChicago podcast discussing Eviction Court and the benefits to both tenants and landlords of early resolution. https://bit.ly/3znkfgk

Happy #NationalHempMonth! Celebrate this year by clearing your cannabis record. #NewLeafIllinois is excited to help you with the expungement process today.

Visit https://newleafillinois.org/ or call 855-963-9532 to get started.

With legal aid providers facing a surge in demand for help, a bi-partisan group in Congress is working to restore the @TheJusticeDept Access to Justice Unit. https://bit.ly/3wT3zvx

Without legal assistance, many renters will lose their eviction cases. The good news is Eviction Help Illinois offers FREE legal aid and mediation services. You deserve a fair shot when it comes to your housing issue. Contact Eviction Help Illinois today. #EvictionHelpIL

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