Waukegan Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Waukegan, 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 Waukegan, 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.



Homeless Help Forum

Visit Our Waukegan, IL Homeless Help Forum

- Waukegan Homeless Questionnaire.
- Find out what it is like to be homeless in Waukegan, IL
- Tips on best shelters and food pantries/soup kitchens in Waukegan, IL

Visit The Waukegan Homeless Help Forum

Active Listings In Waukegan Illinois

Marys' Mission

Waukegan, IL 60085
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
  See more details

JOURNEYS - The Road Home

Palatine, IL 60074
20.50 miles from city center Waukegan
(847) 963-9163
Scattered Site Emergency Shelter Program serving the northwest suburban area of Cook County. Daycenter supportive services M-F 9am-4PMServicesAt JOURNEYS | The Road Home, we serve people from all walks of life.  Homelessness does not discriminate and can be chronic or situati
  See more details

Halo - Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization Shelter and Services

Racine, WI 53403
23.35 miles from city center Waukegan
262-633-3235
HALO is located in the heart of Racine, Wisconsin, at 2000 DeKoven Avenue. Our emergency facilities are open 24/7/365.  Our facilities are housed in a  converted, 22,000 square foot warehouse, part of which is used by the Racine Food Bank. HALO's 120-bed shelter includes two se
  See more details

The Harbour

Park Ridge, IL 60068
23.50 miles from city center Waukegan
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
  See more details

Mary Lou's Place - Domestic Violence Shelter

Evanston, IL 60201
24.01 miles from city center Waukegan

24-hour crisis line: 877-718-186832-bed residential facility. Women and children, including boys up to the age of 12, are able to access emergency shelter for up to 90 days. Mary Lou's Place is handicapped accessible. When a woman arrives at the Shelter, her immediate needs, as well a
  See more details

Family Promise Chicago North Shore

Evanston, IL 60201
24.17 miles from city center Waukegan
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
  See more details

SAFE Haven of Racine - Youth Shelter

Racine, WI 53403
24.30 miles from city center Waukegan
262-637-9559
The Youth Shelter program provides food, clothing, shelter, and case management services to runaway, homeless, neglected and abused, and trafficked youth age 10 through 17.A runaway teen makes an easy target for fraud, robbery, or exploitation through human trafficking. Many become involved wi
  See more details

Connections for the Homeless - Evanston

Evanston, IL 60201
24.46 miles from city center Waukegan
847-424-0945 ext 15
Can serve up to 12 men and 8 women.Intakes are by appointment only by calling 847-424-0945 ext. 15.Clients must arrive by 7 p.m. and depart by 7 a.m.Lockers are available for people to keep their belongings during the day.Homeless women with kids and families should phone 847
  See more details

Hilda's Place Transitional Shelter

Evanston, IL 60201
24.48 miles from city center Waukegan
(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.
  See more details

Women's Resource Center Shelter

Racine, WI 53403
24.77 miles from city center Waukegan
262-633-3274
The Women’s Resource Center offers safe secure shelter in a turn of the century home in downtown Racine.  Safe shelter is also available on the west end of the county through a collaborative effort with TLC Burlington.  Male victims or victims with extenuating circumstances are offered m
  See more details

VETS Place Southern Center - Center for Veterans Issues

Union Grove, WI 53182
24.78 miles from city center Waukegan
(262) 878-9151
VPSC is a 30 bed transitional living facility for homeless veterans with full wrap-around programming and services. All veterans who live in CVI residential facilities enjoy a wide breadth of support services:
  See more details

The Ark

Chicago, IL 60645
27.13 miles from city center Waukegan
(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
  See more details


Waukegan Resources

FoodIllinois Food Banks & Soup Kitchens

Find Food Banks & Soup Kitchens

HealthFree Dental Care Clinics

Find Free Dental Clinics

HealthFree Treatment Centers

Find Free & Low Cost Drug Rehab and Alcohol Detox Treatment Centers

Homeless News

Post

McDonald's $1 Menu Helping The Homeless Survive

The Homeless Shelter Directory would like to give a great thank you to the people of McDonald's for providing your one dollar menu.

In our recent survey asking the homeless how they su [read more]
Post

Homeless Population Statistics In Florida

According to WPEC channel 12 West Palm Beach, the current Florida homeless population is 43,000.

They also reported the Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast homeless population is curren [read more]
Post

Louis Armstrong Park Homeless

Guest article from Peter J. Hatas in response to the New Homeless Article

In 2004 I traveled to Ne [read more]

Facebook