Chicago Heights Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

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We also provide other homeless resources such as transitional resources for the homeless. Homeless clinic and treatment center resources are also provided on the right navigational bar.

Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.

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Respond Now

Chicago Heights, IL 60412
(708)755-4357
RESPOND NOW attempts to help all people who have a genuine need. We strive to provide our services in a manner that maintains dignity and choice. We treat our clients as individuals and maintain a supportive environment for individuals who require assistance. On a daily basis, some of the problems w
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South Suburban PADS SOUTH TIER

Chicago Heights, IL 60411
708-754-4357
Hours: Monday thru Thursday 9am to 5pm Friday, 9am until noon.

Our mission is to prevent and end homelessness. Key characteristics of SSPADS' model are interfaith partnerships, hospitality, compassion, service and dignity.

Emergency Shelter Network The ESN provid
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Haven House - Family Advocacy Center

Hammond, IN 46320
8.71 miles from city center Chicago Heights
219-931-2090
Hotline/Crisis: 219-931-2090.

Maximum length of stay for domestic violence victims for emergency shelter at Haven House is forty-five (45) days. However, if within that maximum length of time safe placement for the client and her family has not been made, then client and her dependents ar
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Crisis Center for South Suburbia

Tinley Park, IL 60477
8.99 miles from city center Chicago Heights
708-429-7255
Mission: The Crisis Center for South Suburbia is a non-profit community organization that provides emergency shelter and other essential services for individuals and families victimized by domestic violence and addresses the societal issues that contribute to domestic violence.

The ag
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Victory House - For Women

Riverdale, IL 60827
9.35 miles from city center Chicago Heights
708-880-1470
Our facility includes:
One bathroom
One living room/ dining room
One basement 90 day contract to be extended upon progress.

We are a non profit organization so we ask that the women who apply will help with fees as we pay lights, gas, water and for maintenance. We a
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HRDI Women's Supportive Housing

Chicago, IL 60628
12.45 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-660-4630
A HUD funded program that provides supportive housing and mental health services to 16 women over the age of 18 who are homeless
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A Little Bit of Heaven Homeless Mens Overnight Shelter

Chicago, IL 60628
12.52 miles from city center Chicago Heights
1-773-264-5332
Shelter for single males.

A Little Bit of Heaven is a 50 plus bed facility that has been in existence since 2001. Located on Chicago’s far south side, A Little Bit of Heaven assist homeless men in the Chicagoland area, surrounding suburbs and from out-of-state. Each participant is give
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Roseland Christian Ministries Grow Program

Chicago, IL 60628
13.10 miles from city center Chicago Heights
7732645665
The G.R.O.W. program began in September 2013 for women who are recovering from addiction, recently released from incarceration, or without housing. The women have their own rooms at Roseland Christian Ministries for 18 months. During that time, they attend devotions, Bible study and regular Sunday
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Believe shelter (Institution for women and kids)

Chicago, IL 60617
15.47 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-374-7705
 50 bed program expanded IWTs services to include families headed by fathers and intact families due to the emergence of this as a major need since the economic downturn. Each year, Believe serves more than 200 women, children and men.
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Bakery House

Gary, IN 46409
15.52 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(219) 670-3625
This is a live in facility for indigent men, provides three meals a day and lodging.

How many men live at the Bakery House?
Our capacity is 32 beds which are filled especially in the winter.

Who qualifies to live in the Bakery House?
Anyone who is homeless
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Oaklawn Pads - South Suburban PADS NORTH TIER

Oak lawn, IL 60453
15.84 miles from city center Chicago Heights
708-233-1221
Hours: Monday thru Thursday 7am to 7pm. Friday until noon.

Our mission is to prevent and end homelessness. Key characteristics of SSPADS model are interfaith partnerships, hospitality, compassion, service and dignity.

Emergency Shelter Network
The ESN provi
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Gary Commission for Women/The Rainbow Shelter

Gary, IN 46402
16.74 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(219) 883-4155
The Rainbow - Domestic violence shelter for women and children
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St. Sabina Young Adult Samaritan Program Transitional Housing

Chicago, IL 60620
16.84 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773 783-3760
We are a transitional housing for young adults between the ages of 18-35 and offer employment support, GED preparation, social services, financial education, and benefits support.
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The L.A.M. House Transitional Home

Chicago, IL 60621
18.27 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-370-5571
Men's only Transitional Housing. We have beds available, 2 per room for $125 weekly. Large and very clean rooms, nice secure area, big backyard.
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Inner Peace Corp

Chicago, IL 60629
18.80 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-744-0613
We are a not for profit women's recover home and shelter. We take pride in our recovery and promote a sisterhood atmosphere. We a very different from most shelters because we make it our home. There is no time limit for stay and we accept limited income from women and up to two children. Intake and
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St. Martin de Porres House of Hope - For Women

Chicago, IL 60644
18.84 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773)643-5843
St Martin de Porres House of Hope is a private, non‐profit, faith based recovery home for homeless women who are affected by substance abuse. 

Intake is conducted as follows: Monday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m
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Clara's House Shelter

Chicago, IL 60636
19.03 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773) 778-2811
Emergency Shelter. Clara’s House provides services to homeless and neglected women and children in the Englewood community.
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You Can Make It - Family Shelter

Chicago, IL 60609
20.42 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-890-9681
Since 2001 YCMI has been providing shelter and meals for homeless individuals and families with an emphasis on emergency shelters. Building upon our original foundation for providing basic shelter, we have expanded to include supportive services through community and other collaborations as well as
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San Jose Obrero Mission - Family Intervention Center

Chicago, IL 60623
23.81 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(312)243-4347
The mission of San Jose Obrero Mission (SJOM) is to provide housing and employment services for homeless men and families in crisis within Latino communities that lead to self-sufficiency. San Jose Obrero Mission was founded in 1981 by Fr. David Staszak who responded to the growing need of home
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BEDS Plus

La Grange, IL 60558
23.91 miles from city center Chicago Heights
708-354-0858
Our shelters open each night at 7pm and close the next morning at 7am.

BEDS PLUS provides:
- A safe place to sleep
- An evening meal (7:30 - 8:30 PM)
- Breakfast for overnight clients (5:30 - 6:30 AM)
- Case management services
- Other care a
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San Jose Obrero Mission

Chicago, IL 60608
24.16 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(312)243-4347
San Jose Obrero Mission is a safe haven for families, women and children and men as they strive to secure permanent housing and improve their lives for the long-term.  Our individualized approach equips clients with the tools needed to gain lasting independence.  By providing safe, interim
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Pacific Garden Mission

Chicago, IL 60605
24.54 miles from city center Chicago Heights
312 492-9410
Emergency Shelter. We serve the poor and homeless with the compassion of Christ. We minister to all within our limits with the transforming message of the Gospel.

For Homeless Men:

The Chicago men's homeless shelter division of Pacific Garden Mission is a constant haven for
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A Safe Haven Foundation for Women and Children

Chicago, IL 60608
25.04 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-435-8300
A Safe Haven Foundation provides housing, and other services based on individualized assessment for men, women, women with children, youth, veterans and more with a focus on helping them achieve self-sufficiency. A Safe Haven is funded by public, private entities, insurance providers and individual
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Franciscan House of Mary & Joseph

Chicago, IL 60612
25.53 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-278-6724
Franciscan House is a 257 bed shelter with separate men’s and women’s dorms that has been providing refuge for 30 years. The Shelter is located at 2715 W. Harrison Street on Chicago’s West Side, just south of the I-290 expressway.

In 2012, at the urging of the City of Chicago, Franc
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Darkim Responsible Living for Women Inc Nfp

Chicago, IL 60604
25.59 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773)567-1317
Darkim is a transitional shelter for women, which aids wrap around services while providing temporary housing for women.

Darkim is operated on the South-side of Chicago. Our mission is to offer outreach programs and temporary housing for women. We provided women with a safe environment fe
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Deborah's Place

Chicago, IL 60612
25.80 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773)722-5080
Shelter and supportive housing for women only.


Safe Haven

Dolores’s Safe Haven provides a safe and supportive environment for fifteen women with severe mental illness who have been chronically homeless. These women are considered the hardest to house. Staff reach out an
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Joshua Ministries Shelter

Chicago, IL 60612
25.88 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773) 533-0254
Homeless Shelter For Men The overnight shelter operates 365 days a year, providing shelter and a meal for 60 men per night, on a first come first come basis.
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Primo Center For Women And Children

Chicago, IL 60624
26.37 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773) 722-0544
A 120-day transitional shelter located on the west side of Chicago for women and children.
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Breakthrough Urban Ministries

Chicago, IL 60624
26.58 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773) 346-1785
Emergency Shelter for men and women. Call for details.

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Interfaith House

Chicago, IL 60624
26.75 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773)533-6013
Interfaith House helps ill and injured homeless adults restore their lives.

Interfaith House provides medical respite care for homeless men and women in medical recovery. This 64-bed center on Chicago's West Side, offers interim housing and support to ill and injured homeless adults who w
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Housing Forward

Maywood, IL 60513
27.31 miles from city center Chicago Heights
708-338-1724
The shelter opens at 7:30 p.m. and closes at 6:45 a.m.
Clients, please do not arrive before 7 p.m., and be prepared to present photo ID.

The PADS Shelter accommodates 43-70 individuals nightly, depending on location. A lottery system is used when there are more clients than beds ava
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The Night Ministry - Open Door Shelter

Chicago, IL 60622
27.32 miles from city center Chicago Heights
773-506-4100
Youth housing programs build relationships with and provide housing and age-appropriate supportive services program to homeless youth who are not wards of the state, ages 14-20, and their children, to help residents achieve self-sufficiency.

120-day Interim Housing Program at Open D
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Open Door Outreach Center

Chicago, IL 60622
27.38 miles from city center Chicago Heights
312-754-9600
Homeless Intake 1-312-754-9600 ex 3.
Open door outreach center, shelter transitional housing.
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La Posada Family Shelter - Casa Central

Chicago, IL 60651
27.79 miles from city center Chicago Heights
(773) 782-8820
Chicago West family shelter.

We provide safety and foster self-reliance for individuals and families.
70 homeless families receive housing and support services at La Posada, on their way to permanent housing.
65 individuals train and study to become certified
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