You Can Make It - Family Shelter - Chicago, IL

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5050-5052 S. laflin
Chicago, IL 60609
: 773-890-9681
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Description: 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 some in-house support. We have also converted to Interim Shelter beds allowing for extended stay to accommodate the stability that is needed. In order to produce rapid housing results, we have increased our outreach to community and other partners who are adding to our availability of wrap around services.

Programs and Services:

Interim House for Women and Children
Provided extended stay shelter to increase stabilization and transition to permanent housing.
 
the homeless
the economically distressed
the most forgotten

Emergency Shelter for Men
providing shelter and support services

Outreach for Men offering services and support for

the addict
the alcoholic
the downtrodden

rekindling faith toward God, and teaching men
new skills, and returning them to society.

Other Services Provided onsite and through partnerships

    Life Skills Development
    Family and Individual Counseling
    Job Skills Training
    Substance Abuse Services


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