Chicago Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Chicago, Illinois Homeless Shelters and Services for the needy page. Below are all of the homeless shelters and services for the needy that provide help to those in need for Chicago, IL and surrounding cities. 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.

Chicago, IL Homeless Shelters

In these tough times, shelters are needing your donation help more than ever. Contact the shelters at the phone numbers provided to donate your items. Most shelters also are always looking for volunteers. Look to your homeless shelters for volunteer opportunites. I list addresses, phone numbers, websites and shelter comments on my shelter details pages. Please help and get involved.

A Safe Haven Foundation for Women and Children

Chicago, IL 60608
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
773-278-6724
We are a 246 bed overnight shelter in about 3 miles west of downtown Chicago. We have 209 beds for men and 37 for women. We serve supper and breakfast. Case Managers are available to help connect you to social services. Our parent organization is Franciscan Outreach Association, which also has a di

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Pacific Garden Mission

Chicago, IL 60605
312 492-9410
Emergency Shelter

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Deborah's Place

Chicago, IL 60612
(773)722-5080
Women Only Housing Services

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You Can Make It - Family Shelter

Chicago, IL 60609
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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Breakthrough Urban Ministries - Women's Services

Chicago, IL 60624
(773)722-0179
Emergency Shelter Women Only

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Interfaith House

Chicago, IL 60624

In 1994, a group of area church leaders determined to address the burgeoning crisis of homelessness in their communities, established a program to focus efforts on the circumstances of numerous people who were showing up at warming centers across the city in desperate need of acute medical care as t

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Interfaith House

Chicago, IL 60624
(773)533-6013
Emergency Shelter

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Primo Center For Women And Children

Chicago, IL 60624
(773) 722-0544
A 120-day transitional shelter located on the west side of Chicago for women and children.

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Jireh House

Chicago, IL 60629
773-498-4964
Jireh House is a safe daytime location for single men to receive case management, classes, 3 meals a day, showers, and laundry vouchers.
Services:
Crisis accommodation in a community setting as well as independent units

Medium term independent accommodation

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Open Door Outreach Center

Chicago, IL 60622
312-754-9600
Open door outreach center, shelter transitional housing.

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The Night Ministry - Open Door Shelter

Chicago, IL 60622
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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La Posada Family Shelter - Casa Central

Chicago, IL 60651
(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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Inner Peace Corp

Chicago, IL 60629
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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The L.A.M. House Transitional Home

Chicago, IL 60621
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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St. Martin de Porres House of Hope Inc.

Chicago, IL 60644
(773)643-5843
Emergency Shelter

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Lincoln Park Community Shelter

Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 549-6111
Chicago homeless shelter for men and women.

The Lincoln Park Community Shelter (LPCS) is comprehensive social service agency serving adult men and women who are experiencing homelessness. Located in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood, the LPCS has been providing shelter and other basi

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St. Sabina Young Adult Samaritan Program Transitional Housing

Chicago, IL 60620
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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Yazz Women & Children Fund

Chicago, IL 60619
773-418-7863
Yazz women & Children will help you get out of the homeless situation that your in. We help with getting on programs and getting your life started.

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Will's Places (Single Men & Women & Women w/one small child)

Chicago , IL 60649
8.14 miles from city center Chicago
773-359-4827
Will's Places is a new agency. New Beginnings acts as the fiscal agent for our agency since they are a 501(C)3 social service agency. We have six facilities on the south side that we have taken over from another agency. There are shared and single rooms within each of the houses. Some houses are

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Neon Street Dorm

Chicago , IL 60640
8.60 miles from city center Chicago
773 - 433 - 1290
The Neon Street Programs provide a drop-in center and a 12-bed transitional housing program for homeless youth ages 18-21. Services provided include laundry and shower facilities, meals and snacks, counseling, referral for medical services, assistance with employment, and transportation. This is an

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Cornerstone Community Outreach

Chicago, IL 60640
773.506.6396
Primary Woman and Family Shelter. Single men, and women have programs with us but on a very limited basis. We provide job training, skills assessment, case workers, and hope to change. We also have several shelters in our organization.We accept large groups to volunteer.

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Oaklawn Pads - South Suburban PADS NORTH TIER

Oaklawn, IL 60453
9.37 miles from city center Chicago
708-233-1221
South Suburban PADS is an inter-faith program providing shelter and supportive services to homeless persons. Compassion, hospitality and dignity are key characteristics of the PADS program.

Emergency Overnight Shelters
Providing warm, secure overnight lodging, meals and hospital

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Breakthrough Urban Ministries Inc. Men's Services

Chicago, IL 60624
(773)346-1785
Emergency Shelter Men Only

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A Litte Bit of Heaven Homeless Mens Overnight Shelter

Chicago, IL 60628
1-773-264-5332
A Little Bit of Heaven is a corporation that is organized exclusively for charitable, educational and/or scientific purposes by way of illustration and not by way of limitations. The purpose of the corporation includes the provision of indigent and homeless citizens with housing and services necessa

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The Ark

Chicago, IL 60645
(773)973-1000
Emergency Shelter Transitional Housing - Family

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HRDI Women's Supportive Housing

Chicago, IL 60628
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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BEDS Plus

LaGrange, IL 60558
11.56 miles from city center Chicago
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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Hilda's Place Transitional Shelter

Evanston, IL 60201
14.08 miles from city center Chicago
(847) 424-0945
Hilda's Place Transitional Shelter Hilda’s Place is our transitional shelter for qualified single men and women for whom permanent housing is not yet available. Hilda’s Place has room for 20 participants, who typically remain at Hilda’s Place for 3 months before moving into their own housing.

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Connections for the Homeless - Evanston

Evanston, IL 60201
14.94 miles from city center Chicago
(847)475-7070
Referrals Serving homeless adults and families and those threatened with homelessness.

Connections does not have any housing immediately available for walk-in clients. If you are homeless, call 3-1-1, or contact our EntryPoint intake service at 847-767-5917.

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Family Promise Chicago North Shore

Evanston, IL 60201
14.97 miles from city center Chicago
847-475-4500
Family Promise Chicago North Shore, Inc. (FPCNS) provides services for homeless families in transition. Our main focus is to help families with children in need get back into permanent and sustainable housing and employment. By working at our Day Center and through cooperating congregations we provi

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The Harbour

PARK RIDGE, IL 60068
16.34 miles from city center Chicago

Emergency Shelter serves girls 12-20. Three transitional living programs serve girls 16-21, including pregnant and parenting teens. These programs serve both community youth and wards maturing out of foster care.

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Haven House

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

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Crisis Center for South Suburbia

Tinley Park, IL 60477
19.50 miles from city center Chicago
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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South Suburban PADS

Chicago Heights, IL 60411
23.15 miles from city center Chicago
708-754-4357
South Suburban PADS is an inter-faith program providing shelter and supportive services to homeless persons. Compassion, hospitality and dignity are key characteristics of the PADS program.

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Respond Now

Chicago Heights, IL 60412
23.17 miles from city center Chicago
(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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Gary Commission for Women/The Rainbow Shelter

Gary, IN 46402
24.09 miles from city center Chicago
(219) 886-1600
Women's shelter only, Hotline/Crisis: 219-886-1600

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Bakery House

Gary, IN 46409
27.86 miles from city center Chicago
(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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Catholic Charities Daybreak Center

Joliet, IL 60432
29.31 miles from city center Chicago
815-774-HOME
120 bed emergency shelter for individuals and families offering case management, employment, education, and other supportive services.

24-hours a day, 365 days a year and provides emergency housing, and supportive services to individuals and families who are homeless. Some participants

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MorningStar Mission Ministries Inc.

Joliet, IL 60433
29.81 miles from city center Chicago
(815)722-5780
Emergency Shelter

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