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Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: August 11, 2014, 9:25 PM

Description

Prairie State Legal Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit law firm that provides civil legal services at no fee to the poor, elderly, and people with disabilities. We provide service to a 36 county area in North/Central Illinois.

Prairie State focuses on helping clients who have legal problems that affect their basic human needs—like housing, basic income, and safety. Some typical cases for us include preventing eviction or mortgage foreclosure, helping victims of domestic violence get orders of protection to help ensure their safety, and helping persons with disabilities get public benefits like medical assistance and Supplemental Security Income.

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  • Volunteer with a Public Benefits Help Desk - Volunteer Opportunity

    Last updated:
    October 22, 2014
    Location:
    Rockford, IL, US
    Description:
    Help fight poverty by volunteering with a public benefits help desk! The Public Benefits Outreach Project with Prairie State Legal Services hosts informational...
  • Fair Housing Tester-Lake or McHenry County - Volunteer Opportunity

    Last updated:
    September 2, 2014
    Location:
    Waukegan, IL, US
    Description:
    You Can Help Stop Housing Discrimination - become a fair housing tester! Prairie State Fair Housing Project is looking for testers to help investigate housing ...
  • Social Media Volunteer - Volunteer Opportunity

    Last updated:
    August 12, 2014
    Location:
    Rockford, IL, US
    Description:
    Prairie State Legal Services seeks a social media volunteer for its office in Rockford, IL. JOB DESCRIPTION: Under the supervision of Prairie State's Director ...

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Website:
http://www.pslegal.org
Government ID number:
37-1030764
Address:
303 N. Main St., #600, Rockford, IL, 61101, US

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