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 
All visitors to the JRTC are required to show a valid
government-issued picture I.D. 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

    222 South College
    Room 101-A
    Intake Unit
    Springfield, IL 62704

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



IDHR Contact List 


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 Department'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: 


Fair Housing Inquiries (312) 814-6229


Mediation Unit (312) 814-6889
For information about mediation or to schedule a mediation conference for a pending charge.


For Discrimination in Housing: 1-800-662-3942


Public Contractor Registration (312) 814-2431


Press Inquiries (312) 597-3699