Cornerstone Community Outreach - Chicago, IL

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4628 N Clifton Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
: Phone: (773) 271-8163
: Fax: (773) 303-0116
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Description: 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.

Cornerstone Community Outreach offers shelter and services to homeless and low-income families and individuals through a variety of programs:

CCO Shelter Programs for Homeless Families

CCO Shelter Programs for Homeless Individuals

CCO Senior Services

CCO Services for Our Residents

CCO Services for Our Neighbors

Shelter Programs for Families (300 parents and children daily)
-Hannah House: Single mothers with children
-Sylvia Center: Intact family units with 2 parents, teenage children, or single fathers with kids
-Leland House: permanent supportive housing for homeless families

Shelter Programs for Individuals (200 single men and women daily)
-Naomi: Single Women. 24 hour shelter

-Epworth: Single Men: Epworth Shelter is located a mile north of our CCO buildings and provides shelter for 65 single men each night. Men sheltered at Epworth receive wrap-around services which include, personalized case management, referrals, and advocacy from CCO staff and partner agencies.

Services for all our Residents
-Case-management assistance, on-site mental
health counseling and medical examinations,
on-site classes, Stepping Stones Daycare
Center, after-school program, and a free
clothing store

Services for our Neighbors
-Food Bags provides groceries to 200
neighborhood households weekly
-Free Store offers clothing and is open weekly
to our residents and neighbors
-Dinner Guests serves a weekly meal for
approximately 250 of our neighbors

Do you have items to donate? Contact Cornerstone Community Outreach at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

User Questions & Answers

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 Cornerstone Community Outreach at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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