Life Span Mission StatementLife Span empowers survivors of domestic and sexual violence to demand safety as a human right through client-centered services and leads social change through accountability, community engagement and systemic advocacy. Read More About Life Span
Life Span Services
Victim Safety, Perpetrator Accountability, & Client EmpowermentLife Span Center for Legal Service and Advocacy provides legal civil representation, information, and advice to victims of domestic violence or sexual assault. Individuals may contact us for legal advice, information about their rights under the law, and to gain an understanding about their options and legal remedies provided under the law.
Serving Clients & Agencies
Some of Our Services Include:
- Legal Services
- Individual Parent and Child Counseling
- Violence prevention programming within high schools, elementary schools, and early childhood programs
- Community Education
- Agency Consultation
- 24-hour Crisis Line
Support Life SpanLife Span Center for Legal Services and Advocacy relies on the generosity of individuals, foundations, and corporations to support our programming. We sincerely appreciate all of your donations and volunteer assistance. Thank you. Donate Now!
Volunteer For Life SpanLife Span has several volunteer positions available throughout the year. If you're interested in helping Life Span through volunteer work, please check out our openings. Current Openings
Pair Up with Life Span Wine Tasting Event
Support Life Span and attend our third annual wine tasting fundraiser sponsored by Life Span's Associate Board of Directors. Join us at Paired Wine Co. on Monday July 13th, 2015!!
Computer SafetyIf you think your activities are being monitored, they probably are. If you are in danger, please try to use a safe computer that someone abusive does not have direct or remote (hacking) access to. Learn how an abuser can find out about your internet activities.
What is Abuse?Learn about domestic violence
Order of ProtectionWhat is it? How do I obtain one?
Life Span's Sexual Assault Project...how we can help.
What is Sexual Assault?Learn about sexual assault
Services for Survivors of Sexual AssaultSexual Assault Advocacy and Legal Assistance
Latest News About Life Span
Life Span’s groundbreaking “Custody Evaluation and Domestic Violence: Toward Best Practices Symposium” on March 12, 2015 was a success! Our Executive Director, Denice Wolf Markham […]Read More
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Life Span Attorney and Loyola University Chicago: School Of Social Work Alum Virginia Torres, was nominated by the Loyola School of Social Work as one of […]Read More
Life Span’s 2nd Annual Pair Up With Life Span wine tasting event and fundraiser was held at Paired Wine Co. on September 8th, 2014. Hosted by […]Read More
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