Make an Appointment

Research and common sense tell us that if an individual with a criminal record is going to remain "crime free" he or she needs the self-sufficiency and stability provided by regular employment.

Call or email the Safer Foundation to schedule an appointment with an Intake Counselor:

Contact us at 312-913-5796 or e-mail us using the form below.

Please have the following documents available:

  • Your relevant IDOC (Illinois Department of Corrections), CCDOC (Cook County Department of Corrections) or Federal ID numbers and release papers.
  • Valid identification such as a State identification card or a Drivers License. (See Information for Obtaining Identification)

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Your Message

I would like to make an appointment with Safer Foundation. Please contact me using the information I supplied above.

3. Expect to spend about 2 to 3 hours at the Safer Foundation on this first visit.

The Safer Foundation is located at:
571 W. Jackson Boulevard Google Map
(Corner of Jackson and Jefferson)
Chicago, IL 60661

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