ILLINOIS

Chicago Area

The Night Ministry, 773-784-9000

- provides housing, healthcare, and social services to adults and youth facing homelessness      

Sarah’s Circle, 773-728-1991

-helps homeless women rebuild their lives

Deborah’s Place, 773-722-5080

- supports homeless women

Covenant House Illinois, (312) 759-7888

- helps and supports homeless youth

Primo Center, (773) 722-0544

- helps homeless families with shelter, supportive housing, and healthcare

Cornerstone Community Outreach, 773-271-8163

-meals, safe shelter, support services

Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, (312) 641-4140

Stand Up for Kids Chicago, 847-650-6090

Inner Voice, (312) 994-5830

-provide shelter, legal advice, food, and support services

Ignite, (773) 891-2505

-helps homeless youth

Best Buddies, 708-804-4400

- integrated employment, leadership development, and inclusive living for people with disabilities      

Chicago Hopes for Kids, (312) 690-4240

- educational support for children living in homeless shelters

Facing Forward to end Homelessness, 773-265-1207

Back on my Feet,215-772-1080

- employment and housing resources

Peoria Area 

Dream Center Peoria,309-676-3000

Peoria Rescue Ministries, 309-676-6416

Phoenix Community Development Services, 309-674-7310

- housing services

Southside Mission, 309-676-4604

- meals, shelter

Peoria Friendship House, (309) 671-5200

- food, clothing, youth education, adult education, employment preparation, and finance and employment coaching

Naperville Area 

Loaves and Fishes, 630-355-3663

- healthy meals, helps low income families with immediate needs and educational programs

360 Youth Services, 1-866-682-3846

- offers housing to homeless youth

Little Friends, 630-355-6533

- provides residential programs for adults with autism to help them live independently

Naperville Responds for Veterans, 331-684- 7899

- helps low and moderate income veteran families by raising donations of money, building materials, and professional labor; and coordinating the process of repairing, building, and donating homes

Bridge Communities Inc, 630- 545-0610

-helps homeless families gain independence and self sufficiency (free transitional housing)

Rockford Area 

Carpenter’s Place, (815) 964-4105

- rebuilds lives of homeless adults

Rockford Rescue Mission, 815- 965-5332

- hot meals and shelter

Rockford MELD, 815-963-3369

- providing shelter, education, and life skills training for young parents and their children

Elgin Area 

The Matthew 2540 Ministry, (331) 303-2540

- food, clothing, blankets, case management services, transportation & counseling

PADS of Elgin, 847-608-9744

- shelter, meals, showers, laundry facilities and personal hygiene products

Wayside Cross Ministries, 630- 892-4239

- food, clothing, and rehabilitation for the homeless  

Fellowship Housing, 847-882-2511 

- helps single mothers gain independence through housing services and other resources