Welcome to our Chicago, Illinois page. We provide listings of: women's shelters, family shelters, transitional housing, residential treatment centers and other residential services for women.
Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics, and best of all supportive housing options. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.
In these tough times, shelters are needing your donation help more than ever. Contact the shelters at the phone numbers provided to donate your items. Most shelters also are always looking for volunteers. Look to your homeless shelters for volunteer opportunites. I list addresses, phone numbers, websites and shelter comments on my shelter details pages. Please help and get involved.
The G.R.O.W. program began in September 2013 for women who are recovering from addiction, recently released from incarceration, or without housing. The women have their own rooms at Roseland Christian Ministries for 18 months. During that time, they attend devotions, Bible study and regular SundayView Full Details
CCO Shelters provide housing for women, children, and men in a network of shelter programs, working with the City of Chicago and various other governmental and private agencies. We focus particularly on those who are least likely to find aid via other means. Our shelters have served Chicago area homView Full Details
St. Elizabeth Catholic Worker (SECW) is a not-for-profit corporation located in an African-American community on the south side of Chicago. Our mission is to serve homeless mothers and their children by not only providing physical stability through shelter and meals but also empowering our residentsView Full Details
Apna Ghar provides holistic services to women and children across immigrant communities in the Chicago area to end the cycle of domestic violence. Apna Ghar empowers women to be self-sufficient by a full spectrum of services from education to emergency and transitional housing to counseling and legView Full Details
IPC is a transitional sober living spaces for women and children. We provide housing needs ffor women in recovery and or homeless. Our program is structured and weekly in house and community N.A,AA. meetings are manditory. We accept low income and working women for housing. This program is very indeView Full Details
Olive Branch Mission is a Christ centered strategic ministry committed to and engaged in the life transformation, development and restoration of individuals, families and communities around the world.View Full Details
The Chicago Christian Industrial League is a not-for-profit social service agency called to serve homeless men, women and children of all races and religions on behalf of the community of metropolitan Chicago.Founded in 1909, CCIL provides Help, Hope and a Home for those who seek it. In addition, thView Full Details
CAWC is committed to ending domestic violence. Using a self-help, empowerment approach, we provide counseling, advocacy, and a 24-hour hotline for people affected by domestic violence, including a shelter for women and children. We work for social change through education, service collaboration, andView Full Details
The mission of Genesis House is to offer hospitality to all women caught in the system of prostitution, to provide an environment where they can make a free choice regarding their lifestyle and to assist those who choose to leave prostitution by offering them appropriate services and support. GenesiView Full Details
Our mission, in partnership with our participants and community, is to recognize and free the potential of women, children, and their families.View Full Details
Our mission is to minister with love and compassion among and with the most vulnerable of our community - particularly those who suffer from addiction - through crisis intervention, addiction recovery, community assistance and life skills development.View Full Details
Breakthrough Urban Ministries began in 1992 as a response to the needs of homeless street people. Over the past 15 years, we have provided supportive services to more than 10,000 people in Chicago seeking safety from the effects of poverty, homelessness aView Full Details
Family Rescue is dedicated to alleviating domestic violence in the Chicago community by providing comprehensive support services and shelter to victims of domestic violence, particularly to abused women and their children; engaging in systemic advocacy to promote future change; and encouraging preveView Full Details
Haymarket Center's services reflect its mission ''to aid people in their recovery from chemical dependency and related problems by assisting them to identify and remove barriers to recovery through a continuum of professional care''. Haymarket's mission is accomplished through the provision of sheltView Full Details
The mission of the Lincoln Park Community Shelter is to bring the community together to empower homeless men and women to make life changes.View Full Details
Sarah's Circle is a drop-in center that offers a welcoming, supportive, non-intrusive safe refuge for women who are homeless, transient and of low income. We respect each woman and her individuality, and offer her the opportunity to make positive changes in her life. We provide options, services andView Full Details
Deborah's Place, a private, not-for-profit corporation, serves women in Chicago who are homeless and formerly homeless. Food, Shelter and supportive services are provided by dedicated volunteers and staff so that women can become empowered to take back and maintain control over their lives.View Full Details
To provide shelter, social assistance and life enhancement skills to women who have been incarcerated in preparation of their return to civil societyView Full Details
REST provides quality housing options and supportive social services to adult men and women who are homeless in Chicago. REST assists these individuals to develop their employment and life skills to achieve the transtion to independent living.View Full Details
Reach Out, NFP is dedicated to making a difference in the community by fundraising for organizations who assist and help victims of domestic violence and their families.View Full Details