Contact Us

General Information

For general inquiries about the Department's activities, call 217-557-1030 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. [central standard time].

Some communication with the agency will require a letter to the following addresses:

Springfield Address:
2715 W. Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Chicago Address:
1112 South Wabash Avenue, 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL  60605

Facility Information

Address and telephone numbers of facilities can be found in our facilities section.

Victim's Assistance

For victim notification and information, contact Illinois Prison Review Board at 217-782-7273.


For questions about aftercare or community supervision, please contact 312-633-5219.


Contact Holly J. Brake at 217-557-4080 or for more information about volunteering with the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice.

Technical Assistance

All problems related to the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice's website should be directed to Holly J. Brake at 217-557-4080 or

Freedom of Information Act


Freedom of Information Act requests for records should be submitted to:
Michael Walters
Freedom of Information Officer
Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice
1112 South Wabash Avenue, 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60605

Media Inquiries

Please contact:
Jamilah Mottley Brown

1112 South Wabash, 2nd Fl
Chicago, IL 60605