A SAFE PLACE - Courthouse Advocacy Program


18 North County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

(847) 360-6471


Service Hours (closed from NOON - 1:00 PM for lunch)

Monday: 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday: 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Wednesday: 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Thursday: 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Friday: 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM

*Due to the filing process, clients should be in the office between 8:15 AM - 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM to ensure completion of order of protection.




Assists victims of domestic violence, stalking, harassment, bullying and sexual assault with filing restraining orders and court accompaniments.


- Must be Lake County resident
- Abuser has to live in Lake County
- Incident happened in Lake County



Program Fees:

No fee.

Intake Process:

Visit during program hours.

Documents required:
- No information has been provided by the Agency. Please call for details.


Program Contact Information

Primary Contact

Program Contact Information

(847) 360-6471


Phone Numbers

Primary Program Phone

(847) 360-6471

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

18 North County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085


18 North County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085

Handicap Accessible?



Full-size toiletries:
- Lotion, ethnic hair care products, shaving cream, razors, make-up
- New, unused makeup products
- Hair tools (straightener, curling iron, hairdryer)

Gift Cards:
- Walmart, Target, Jewel, etc. increments of $25.00

Paper products:
- Zip lock bags, aluminum foil, food storage containers, toilet paper, paper towels, paper plates, tissues, napkins.

Cleaning supplies:
- Bleach, sponges, detergent, dish soap, trash bags, disinfectant wipes, garbage cans, brooms, mops.

Home Items:
- Bath towels, twin XL bed sheets, pillows and pillowcases, shower curtains (and rings), bath mats, full/queen blankets, and bins to store personal items.

Office/School Supplies:
- Tape, paper, envelopes, staplers, binder clips, tape, scissors, mailing labels, journals/ notebooks.

Volunteer Opportunities:

1. Court Advocate Volunteer - Advocates assist victims/survivors of domestic violence with paperwork and court process of obtaining an order.

Contact Name for Volunteer Opportunities: Melissa Cisneros at 847-731-7165 x152 or mcisneros@asafeplaceforhelp.org

Legal Status:


Date of Official Change:

August 13, 2019

Geography Served

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  • Illinois
    • Lake County
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