Lake Zurich Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Lake Zurich, 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 Lake Zurich, 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.



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Active Listings In Lake Zurich Illinois

JOURNEYS - The Road Home

Palatine, IL 60074
8.10 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 963-9163
Scattered Site Emergency Shelter Program serving the northwest suburban area of Cook County. Daycenter supportive services M-F 7:30am - 4PMServicesAt JOURNEYS  The Road Home, we serve people from all walks of life.  Homelessness does
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Lake County Haven - Shelter and Transitional Housing

Libertyville, IL 60048
9.51 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 680-5408
The Haven’s Transitional Shelter Program features a comprehensive array of services designed to transition a woman and her children beyond homelessness and towards independent living. The shelter itself is a four-bedroom house in Libertyville that sleeps ten people and has a communal living roo
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Wayside Cross Ministries Day Shelter

Elgin, IL 60120
13.97 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 695-4405
Day Shelter: Monday to Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., with some programs running until 4 p.m. free daily lunch, laundry, showers and clothes. There's also Bible study for women and movies twice a week.
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Community Crisis Center Domestic Violence Shelter

Elgin, IL 60121
14.78 miles from city center Lake Zurich
847-697-2380
Domestic Violence and Homeless Shelter Whether you need safety due to a domestic violence situation or find yourself without housing due to an economic crisis, the Community Crisis Center can help. We provide emergency shelter for women and their children needing a safe place to stay. Our 40-bed sh
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Love Inc Lake County

Waukegan, IL 6008
15.82 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 782-8630
When you need help, reach out to our Clearinghouse / Help CenterWe are open Monday-Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Voicemail is available after-hours or when volunteers are serving others.Our phone volunteers will talk with you about the nature of your need
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The Harbour

Park Ridge, IL 60068
16.30 miles from city center Lake Zurich
847-297-8541
Shelter and transitional housing for youthLocated in Park Ridge and surrounding area, The Harbour provides an LGBTQ welcomed, comprehensive continuum of housing and case management services to youth in crisis, ages 12 through 20. The Harbour offers in
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PADS of Elgin

Elgin, IL 60123
16.66 miles from city center Lake Zurich
847-608-9744
The shelter opens nightly at 7:00 p.m. and closes each morning at 7:00 a.m. Each day PADS of Elgin operates a safe overnight emergency shelter, which provides a filling evening meal, breakfast, laundry/shower facilities as well as connections with support services, including mental health, housing,
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Marys' Mission

Waukegan, IL 60085
16.89 miles from city center Lake Zurich
847-623-2136
We provide transitional housing for men and women who are physically able to take care of themselves receiving a pension or on disability (SSI). We have 25 beds, food and phone are also included. We use a sliding scale for rent starting at $500.00 a month and lower based on amount of income. We are
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Pads Lake County

Waukegan, IL 6008
17.14 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 689-4357
Come to our Resource Center at 1800 Grand Avenue between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday through Friday to complete an intake and start to get helpEmergency Overnight ShelterPADS is the only non-restrictive overnight emergency
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COOL MINISTRIES - Family Housing Program

Waukegan, IL 6008
17.99 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 662-1340
Family Housing ProgramThe COOL Family/Transitional Housing Program has been in operation since 1988. This program provides services and programs including life skills training along with rent and utilities paid homes for homeless families, many of whom are struggling single parents. COOL
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McHenry County PADS

Woodstock, IL 60098
21.40 miles from city center Lake Zurich
815.344.1230
McHenry County PADS is a program of Pioneer Center for Human Services, McHenry County’s provider of the broadest range of human services.McHenry County PADS offers emergency and transitional housing coupled with support services in order to help individuals who have become homeless work
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A Safe Place

Zion, IL 60099
22.37 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(847) 731-7165
24 HOUR TOLL FREE HOTLINE – 1-800-600-SAFEOur Emergency Hotline is open 24 hours a day/7 days a week.We provide services to men, women, children, the elderly, LGBT community members, and teens. A Safe Place provides emergency shelter, transitional housing, scatter
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Lazarus House

Saint Charles, IL 60174
22.72 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(630)587-2144
Office HoursEmergency Shelter24 hrsDonationsMonday - Saturday 9am – 9pmSunday 1pm – 9pmAdmin OfficeMonday - Friday 8am – 4pm   See more details

Dupage PADS Overnight Housing Assistance Program

Wheaton, IL 60187
23.03 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(630)682-3846
Interim (Overnight) Housing ProgramThe Interim Overnight Housing Program offers families and individuals a safe environment. The spirit of hospitality is a priority, as well as respect for each person. Volunteers assist staff in providing dinner, breakfast, and a bag lunch; sleeping spac
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Family Shelter Service

Wheaton, IL 60187
23.34 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(630) 221-8290
Domestic Violence Victim Services.Helps victims of domestic violence escape abuse and rebuild their lives. HOW TO GET HELP    Hotline: (630) 469-5650    Walk-In Hours: English & Spanish   
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The Ark

Chicago, IL 60645
24.37 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773)973-1000
The Sarnoff Levin Residence provides up to 120 days of housing for the Jewish community, Kosher food and a complete array of supportive services for homeless families and individuals. The primary goals of the program are to stabilize clients situat
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Housing Forward

Maywood, IL 60513
25.98 miles from city center Lake Zurich
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 program provides seasonal, mid-September to mid-May, overnight shelter for 40 to 70 persons per night.  Dinner, breakfast an
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Loving Hands of Jesus Shelter

Chicago, IL 60651
26.52 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773)209-8114
Providing food shelter, clothing transportation
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La Casa Norte - Casa Corazon Emergency Beds Program

Chicago, IL 60647
27.70 miles from city center Lake Zurich
773-276-4900
Casa Corazon is La Casa Norte's youth engagement program that is comprised of a Drop-in Center and an Emergency Beds Program for youth experiencing homelessness. Casa Corazon is a Non-violent, safe space for clients from all race, religions, backgrounds and sexual orientations. Our Emergency Beds
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La Posada Family Shelter - Casa Central

Chicago, IL 60651
28.22 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773) 782-8820
We provide interim housing for families experiencing homelessness. 70 homeless families receive housing and support services at La Posada each year, on their way to permanent housing.La Posada seeks to place families who are experiencing homelessness on to independent and permanent
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The Salvation Army Shield of Hope Chicago

Chicago, IL 60651
28.49 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773) 725-1100
Open 24 hours a day.The nation's first emergency homeless assessment and rapid-response center (EHARC) to provide families facing homelessness personalized service and support. The Shield of Hope is located across the street from T
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The Salvation Army Freedom Center

Chicago, IL 60651
28.58 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(312) 667-2200
Our homelessness prevention programs and shelters provide safe housing, food, spiritual and practical support to individuals and families who have nowhere else to go.  The Salvation Army Freedom Center Campus provides a holistic approach to those who need to change their direction in life, incl
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Primo Center For Women And Children

Chicago, IL 60624
28.58 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773) 722-0544
A 120-day transitional shelter located on the west side of Chicago for women and children.
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The Boulevard

Chicago, IL 60624
28.81 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773)533-6013
The Boulevard helps ill and injured homeless adults restore their lives.The Boulevard 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 would o
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BEDS Plus - La Grange Day Center

La Grange, IL 60558
28.82 miles from city center Lake Zurich
708-354-0858
Hours: Monday through Friday - 8 am to 4 pmLunch served daily 12–1 pmCase managers available to assist with: basic needs; access to medical and behavioral health care; housing services; employment assistance; and, specialized assistance for Veterans and families.<
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Deborah's Place

Chicago, IL 60612
29.99 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(773)722-5080
Shelter and supportive housing for women only.Safe HavenDolores'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 and
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Shalom Center

Kenosha, WI 53143
30.18 miles from city center Lake Zurich
(262) 658-1713
The mission of the Shalom Center is to serve the community by providing emergency food, shelter, and support in ways that meet immediate needs and respect human dignity.Individuals in Need of Nightly Shelter (INNS)The INNS Program provides temporary emergency nightly shelter for ho
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Franciscan Outreach

Chicago, IL 60612
30.26 miles from city center Lake Zurich
773-278-6724
Franciscan Outreach provides 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, Fr
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A Safe Haven Foundation

Chicago, IL 60608
30.60 miles from city center Lake Zurich
773-435-8300
Administrative Hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm. Provides transitional housing, 3 meals daily, and individualized services for adults, youth, families with children and military veterans with a multidisciplinary team of professionals to help get people access t
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