A simple questionnaire that finds you free and affordable family legal help in Chicago.

Trouble accessing the Beta? Contact: info@saeflegalaid.org

Scroll down to learn more

Sign-ups for the SAEF Beta Now Open!

SAEF is building a free online tool to Chicago parents and families find free and low-cost legal help with family law issues, including child support, custody, divorce and more. 

All you have to do is fill out a short questionnaire about your legal situation. Then, we'll provide you with referrals to free & low-cost legal service providers that can help address your specific legal needs. 

Our first round of closed Beta testing has closed, however we are welcoming new sign-ups to provide feedback on the site as we begin editing and implementing new features to transfer to an Open Beta. We currently have developed over 2,400 unique referrals.

Ready to find free legal help; eager to see what we're working on? Sign up below!


Here's a preview of the tool we're building...

A simple questionnaire that finds you the best affordable family law attorneys

Please click on the general issue you would like to find legal help with.

output-onlinepngtools (61).png

Click on the        button to learn more about each category.

Payments made by one legal parent of a child to another towards the cost of caring for and raising a child. 

Child Support
output-onlinepngtools (44).png
output-onlinepngtools (61).png

The process through which a parent-child relationship is legally established or declared non-existent.

output-onlinepngtools (61).png

The distribution of responsibilities for taking care of a child.

output-onlinepngtools (46).png
Child Custody
output-onlinepngtools (61).png

Granting or denying the right to spend a certain amount of time with a child. 

output-onlinepngtools (47).png
Visitation Rights
output-onlinepngtools (61).png

The process of ending a marriage or union with a spouse or partner. 

output-onlinepngtools (48).png
Divorce & Separation
output-onlinepngtools (61).png

Determining a marriage or union that is legally prohibited to be null and void.

output-onlinepngtools (49).png
output-onlinepngtools (61).png