Founded in 1988, AIDS Legal Council of Chicago (ALCC) uses the power of the law to secure health, dignity, and stability for people with HIV, individuals facing homelessness, and chronically-ill children. We assist low-income people manage the complexities, barriers, and unique stigma they face to remaining healthy. In order to achieve our mission, our work focuses on three core areas: legal assistance, education, and public policy.
Learn more about ALCC’s free legal service programs and comprehensive educational and advocacy efforts by exploring the “Learn More” section above. As always, simply call us at 312-427-8990 with any questions you may have. We are here to help you!
We are delighted to welcome Paul Neumann to ALCC as our Development & Marketing Associate! He recently moved here from Portland, OR (yes, in February), so let's offer up a friendly winter welcome to Paul! And read more about our dynamic staff here: http://www.aidslegal.com/about-us/staff.
Well said -- by the CEO of one of our medical-legal partner sites, Lurie Children's Hospital.
Thanks to our hard work with John Peller and the AIDS Foundation of Chicago team, legal and policy advocates were able to elevate this important issue to the Department of Insurance, and now the Chicago Tribune.
ALCC and AIDS Foundation of Chicago fighting insurance companies' discriminatory drug pricing. These practices are unacceptable and we will keep battling on the community's behalf! http://www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/HIV-AIDS-advocates-tackle-ACA-drug-costs/50665.html
MARK YOUR CALENDAR for Thursday, March 12! Who doesn't like a fun happy hour? (Which, in this case, is 4 hours!) Join us @ Progress between 5pm and 9pm when 30% of all sales will be donated to ALCC and go directly to assisting low-income people in need of free legal help. Cheers! https://www.facebook.com/events/643512515794216/
A friendly visitor just stopped by our office to hang out, but we didn't catch her name. Who knows what kind of lovely flying creature this is? #putabirdonit
AIDS Legal Council of Chicago updated their cover photo.
AIDS Legal Council of Chicago shared AIDS Foundation of Chicago's photo.
TRUTH: "It doesn't matter who you are or where your district is--HIV affects EVERYBODY. And that's why it's so important to fund HIV services." ALCC is proud to maintain a strong partnership with AIDS Foundation of Chicago.
TOMORROW: First Wives Club the Musical pre-Broadway world premiere and cocktail reception, all to support ALCC's work. A few discount tickets remain, so grab yours now! See you tomorrow. :-) http://alcc.brownpapertickets.com/
ALCC and AIDS Foundation of Chicago have been fighting discriminatory HIV drug pricing by insurance companies in Illinois. Read more about this work, take action, and share your story now! http://tinyurl.com/keztlhv
AIDS Legal Council of Chicago created an event.
Last call for tickets to Tuesday's First Wives Club the Musical WORLD PREMIERE PERFORMANCE and cocktail reception! Only about ten tickets remain. If you want to be one of the first to see this show before it goes to Broadway, please join us! http://alcc.brownpapertickets.com/
New analysis from our Chicago-Medical Legal Partnership for Children project calls for charter schools to extend innovation to student health and safety.
Our First Wives Club the Musical world premiere performance evening is one week from today! Only 16 tickets remain, so move fast or you'll be a sad panda. @ ALCC, we prefer happy pandas. :-) http://alcc.brownpapertickets.com/
Being a good Iowan, he doesn't like to brag, so we'll do it for him. Congratulations to ALCC's very own TOM YATES for being selected as a 2015 Where Health Meets Justice Fellow! Read more about it here: http://medical-legalpartnership.org/sixteen-civil-legal-aid-leaders-selected-health-care-fellowship/