Clients & Families

The links below will connect you to useful information for you, your friends and family.


Know Your Rights

Client Rights / HIPAA Notice

Legal Rights:  What to Know if You’re Arrested in Illinois

Learn about Social Security and Health Care

Find Legal Aid Resources in Illinois


Restoring Citizenship

Clearing Your Criminal Record (TASC brochure)

Obtaining Illinois State ID

Sealing or Expunging Records in Illinois

Registering to Vote

How to Register to Vote in Illinois in 2018


Prevention and Intervention

Recognizing and Preventing Drug Overdose

Opioid Safety and How to use Naloxone


Find Treatment and Health Services in Illinois

Locate a Treatment Provider

Locate a Mental Health Treatment Provider

Find a Health Center

Find Illinois Public Health Programs


Peer Support for Addiction Recovery and Mental Health

Winners’ Circles Support Groups for anyone who seeks to remain drug-free and crime-free

Alcoholics Anonymous

Cocaine Anonymous

Marijuana Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

Mental Health Resources in Illinois

National Alliance on Mental Illness


Employment and Vocational Training

Illinois Re-Entry Employment Service Program

Illinois WorkNet Center Re-Entry Services

Re-Entry Illinois Employment and Education Programs

6 Chicago-Based Companies that Hire Formerly Incarcerated

The Cara Program

i.c. stars

Safer Foundation



Housing Resources in Illinois

Re-Entry Illinois Housing Resources


Support for Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs


Resources for Parents and Family Members

Adult Children of Alcoholics

Al-Anon Family Groups

Child Care Resource Service - Parenting Resources

When DCFS Cases Go To Juvenile Court


Local Community Resources

ACCESS NI – Community Resource Directory for Northern Illinois

ACCESS SI – Community Resource Directory for Southern Illinois

CORD – Community Online Resource Directory for East Central Illinois


County-specific resources:

For resources and services in your county, do a google search on your county name and “community services.” You may find results such as these:

DuPage CRIS (Community Resource Information System) – DuPage County Guide to Community Services

Kane County Guide to Community Services

Madison County Community Development