LEGAL SERVICES

Advance Directives

Durable Power Of Attorney for Property and/or Health Care. Allows and individual to authorize another person to handle personal and business affairs in the event her or she is unable to due to illness, absence or disability.

 

 

 

 

Barrington Area Council on Aging

(847) 381-5030

 

 

Illinois Attorney General

(800) 243-5377

 

 

Illinois Department on Aging

(800) 252-8966

 

 

v    ASSISTANCE

 

 

 

Catholic Charities Legal Assistance

(312) 948-6821

Chicago, IL

 

 

 

Illinois Department of Insurance

(800) 548-9034

(Insurance scams/complaints)

 

 

 

Illinois Legal Aid Online

N/A -          

(For lower-income Illinois residents)

Online only   

 

 

Lake County States Attorney

(847) 377-3000

 

 

McHenry County Legal Self-Help Center

(815) 334-0317

 

 

McHenry County States Attorney

(815) 334-4159

 

 

Prairie State Legal Services Lake/McHenry Counties

(815) 965-2134

 

 

v    ELDER LAW ATTORNEYS

 

 

 

Illinois Lawyer Finder

(877) 219-1216

 

 

Lake County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service

(847) 244-3143

 

 

v    GUARDIANSHIP

 

 

 

A guardian is a person, institution or agency appointed by the Probate Court to manage the affairs of another person. 

 

 

Office of State Guardian - Illinois Guardianship & Advocacy Commission

(847) 294-4264

 Des Plaines, IL