The Salvation Army Shield of Hope Chicago - Chicago, IL

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924 N Christiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60651
: Phone: (773) 725-1100
: https://centralusa.salvationarmy.org/metro/shield-of-hope/

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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 The Salvation Army Freedom Center Campus.

The Shield of Hope has 75 beds available for vulnerable families on a nightly basis, and can accommodate up to 125 beds in emergency shelter situations.

Provides the following:
    20 bedrooms with private bathrooms and personal storage; several rooms connect to accommodate larger families and allow them to remain together
    Laundry Room
    Cafeteria
    Counseling, Support Services, and Life Skills Training
    Assistance Obtaining Permanent Housing


 Families staying at the Shield of Hope will also have access to an array of services at the Freedom Center.
    Social Service Programs
    Job Training
    Recreational and Educational Programs for the Entire Family
    Nutritious Meals and Snacks
    Treatment for Substance Abuse






Do you have items to donate? Contact The Salvation Army Shield of Hope Chicago at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.


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Important:
Many of these shelters now have waiting lists. Please call before going to them. Many waiting lists are very long. Shelters and service also go out of business. Always call ahead to confirm that this location is still active. If you find that this location is no longer operating, please send us a comment using the form below.

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Do you have items to donate? Contact The Salvation Army Shield of Hope Chicago at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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