Updates

On The News: As Demand For Asylum Grows, NSLAC Continues To Provide Free Legal Aid

The surge of recent migrant arrivals from Central and South America to Lake County and Cook County has presented notable challenges...

NSLAC Participates In The Target Circle Program – Vote Today!

We’re participating in the Target Circle program! You can vote for us and help direct Target’s giving to benefit our nonprofit...
TPS for Ukraine

TPS for Ukraine: Frequently Asked Questions

What is TPS? TPS is designated by the Secretary of Homeland Security when the conditions of a foreign country temporarily prevent the country’s nationals from returning safely...

Closed for the Holidays 2023

All of us at the North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic send the warmest holiday wishes. NSLAC will be closed from December 24 - January 1. We will re-open on January 2, 2023. Emergency support is available...

Apple iOS 17 Safety Updates

Learn about Apple's latest iOS 17 updates and the safety measures at-risk victims can take to protect themselves. A special thank you to EndTAB for providing us with these important updates to share with the public and ensure that victims and communities remain safe. ...

UPDATE: Biden Administration Grant Work Permits and Temporary Relief from Deportation to Nearly Half a Million Venezuelans

On Wednesday, September 20, 2023, the Biden administration confirmed that it will grant work permits and temporary relief from deportation to nearly half a million Venezuelans who are already in the U.S. Venezuelans who were in the U.S. as of July 31 can sign up for Temporary Protected Status, or...

Rebecca Weininger Joins WTTW to Discuss Warning Signs and Resources Available to Survivors

Rebecca Weininger, director of domestic violence law practice at North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic; and Danielle Ruffatto of the Family Law & Protective Orders Division at Ascend Justice joined “Chicago Tonight” to discuss warning signs and resources available to survivors...