Contact IDHR

Office Hours & Addresses  


Office Hours:  Monday through Friday, (EXCEPT HOLIDAYS)  8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Intake Interviews:  Monday through Thursday, 8:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
(No interviewing on Friday)
IDHR Website inquiries, comments or questions:


Security Measures at the James R. Thompson Center (JRTC) in Chicago: 
All visitors to the JRTC are required to show a valid
government-issued photo ID and pass through metal detectors;
bags are searched by the Illinois State Police Protective Service Unit (PSU).

    Chicago Office

    100 West Randolph Street
    10th Floor
    Intake Unit
    Chicago, IL 60601

    (312) 814-6200
    (866) 740-3953 (TTY)

    (312) 814-1436
    (FAX - Administration)

    (312) 814-6251
    (FAX - Charge Processing) 

    Springfield Office

    535 West Jefferson
    1st Floor
    Intake Unit
    Springfield, IL 62702

    (217) 785-5100
    (866) 740-3953 (TTY)
    (217) 785-5106 (FAX)  



Attorney of the Day:  (312) 814-6262

For questions regarding the Illinois Human Rights Act, the Department's Rules and Regulations, or the operations of the Deparment's Legal Division.  Please note that Department attorneys cannot provide legal advice to the parties or the general public.​

Case Status Inquiry: E-MAIL

(312) 814-4294

For information about the status of a pending charge.

Freedom of Information Act Request

(312) 814-6262

Counselor of the Day:  (312) 814-4320

For questions about Employment & Public Accommodations Discrimination:  E-MAIL

Fair Housing Inquiries

Inquiries/Intake:  (312) 814-6229

Discrimination in Housing:  (800) 662-3942

Mediation Unit

(312) 814-6889

For information about mediation or to schedule a mediation conference for a pending charge.

​Public Contractor Registration

(312) 814-2431

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