Contact Us

Prisoner Support
If you or someone you know needs support, please contact John Howard Association’s Prison Response Unit using JHA's contact form. You could also call JHA's Phil Whittington at 312.291.9237 or write a letter to the following P.O. Box:

John Howard Association
P.O. Box 10042
Chicago, Illinois 60610-0042

Media Inquiries
The John Howard Association is the most reliable source for independent information about Illinois' adult and juvenile prison systems.

For media inquiries, please contact JHA's Executive Director, Jennifer Vollen-Katz, at or 312.291.9555.

Other Inquiries
For all other inquiries, please contact Office Manager Dan Hoffman at:
Phone: 312-291-9183
Fax: 312-526-3714

Office Location
The John Howard Association is located at:
70 East Lake Street, Suite 410
Chicago, Illinois 60601