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McHenry County

•  McHenry County PADS:  815-338-5231

•  PADS Rindal Transitional Home, Woodstock  815-338-6285

•  PADS Overnight Church Site Shelters (October 1-April 30)

•  McHenry County Housing Authority:  815-338-7752   www.mchenrycountyhousing.org

•  McHenry County Resource Line:  dial 211

•  McHenry County Crisis Line:  800-892-8900  www.mchenry-crisis.org

Surrounding County Resources

Lake County

 

•  PADS Lake County:  1800 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL 60085 – (847) 689-4357

•  LAKE County Haven – (Women and Children only):  117 McKinley Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048 – (847) 680-5408

•  A Safe Place Lake County – (DV only):  95 W Grand Ave, Lake Villa, IL 60046 – (847) 356-0994

•  Mary’s Mission:  642 S M.L.K. Jr Ave, Waukegan, IL 60085 – (847) 623-2136

 

Cook County

 

•  Northwest Compass, Inc. –  (Housing Help):  1300 W Northwest Hwy, Mt Prospect, IL 60056 – (847) 392-2344

•  Housing Forward-Outreach, Shelter, Employment, Housing:  1851 S 9th Ave, Maywood, IL 60153 – (708) 338-1724

•  Journeys:  1140 Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60074 – (847) 963-9163

•  St. Mary Pads Homeless Shelter:  794 Pearson St, Des Plaines, IL 60016 – (847) 298-2846

•  Primo Center for Women-Children:  4241 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60624 – (773) 722-0544

 

DuPage County

 

•  DuPage Pads:  705 W Liberty Dr, Wheaton, IL 60187 – (630) 682-3846

•  Bridge Communities, Inc.:  505 Crescent Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 – (630) 545-0610

•  Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans, Inc. – (For Veterans Only):  433 S Carlton Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187 – (630) 871-8387

•  Hope House:  Lombard, IL 60148 – (630) 941-8681

•  Lazarus House:  214 Walnut St, St Charles, IL 60174 – (630) 587-2144 – (open 24 hours)

•  Hesed House:  659 River St #2, Aurora, IL 60506 – (630) 897-2156

•  Remedies: 220 Easton Parkway, Rockford, IL 61108 (815) 966-1285

 

Winnebago County

 

•  Carpenter’s Place Outreach Center – (Outreach Services):  1149 Railroad Ave, Rockford, IL 61104 – (815) 964-4105

•  Remedies Renewing Lives – ES:  220 Easton Pkwy, Rockford, IL 61108 – (815) 962-0871

•  Rockford Rescue Mission – ES:  715 W State St, Rockford, IL 61102 – (815) 965-5332

•  Shelter Care Ministries:  412 N Church St, Rockford, IL 61103 – 815-964-5520

 

Kane County

 

•  Elgin Community Crisis Center:  37 S Geneva St, Elgin, IL – 847-697-2380 – (ES+Potential Housing)

•  Pads of Elgin, Inc.:  1730 Berkley St, Elgin, IL  – (847) 608-9744

Domestic Violence Shelters and Supports

Domestic Violence Shelters and Supports

 

•  WINGS Safe House (Northwest Suburbs of Cook County): 847-221-5680   www.wingsprogram.org

•  A Safe Place (Lake County):  847-249-5147   www.asafeplaceforhelp.org

•  WAVE Program (Rockford):  815-962-6102

•  Illinois Domestic Violence Hotline:  877-863-6338  www.ilcadv.org

 

Housing Authority

 

•  Boone County: Address: 2036 N State St, Belvidere, IL 61008 – (815) 544-0084

•  Joliet (Will): Address: 6 S Broadway St, Joliet, IL 60436 – (815) 727-0611

•  Dupage County: Address: 711 Roosevelt Rd, Wheaton, IL 60187 – (630) 690-3555

•  Lake County: Address: 33928 N. Rte. 45, Grayslake, IL 60030 – (847) 223-1170

•  Elgin (Kane): Address: 120 S State St, Elgin, IL 60123  – (847) 742-3853

•  Aurora (Kane): Address: 1449 Jericho Cir, Aurora, IL 60506 – (630) 701-9977

•  Cook County: Address: 175 W Jackson Blvd # 350, Chicago, IL 60604 – (312) 663-5447

 

Substance Abuse

 

Gateway:

•  Lake Villa: 25480 W Cedarcrest Lane LakeVilla, IL 60046 – 847-356-8205

•  Aurora: 400 Mercy Lane Aurora, IL 60506 – 630-966-7400

•  Chicago River North: 444 N. Orleans Ste 400 Chicago, IL 60654 – 312-464-9451

•  Chicago West: 3828 W Taylor St. Chicago, IL 60624 – 773-826-1916

•  Rosecreance:  888-928-5278

 

Resource Directories

 

•  Find Help Lake County: findhelplakecounty.org

•  Find Help Kane County: kanecountyguide.org

•  Local Salvation Army or St. Vincent DePaul

 

Cook County Resources:

 

•  311 in city limits or (312) 744-5000 in suburbs

•  Catholic Charities Suburban Cook County: (877) 4-COOK-15 or (877) 426-6515

 

Food

 

•  Northern Illinois Food Bank: http://solvehungertoday.org/ and type in your location

•  Rock River Valley Pantry-Community Food Pantry:  1100 Broadway, Rockford, IL 61104 – (815) 965-2466

 

Senior Services

 

•  Lake County: Address: 414 S Lewis Ave, Waukegan, IL 60085 – (847) 244-1720

•  Dupage County: Senior Citizen Service:   1-800-942-9412 – seniorsvcs@dupageco.org

•  Will County: Address: 251 N Center St, Joliet, IL 60435 – (815) 723-9713

•  Winnebago: Northwest Illinois Area Agency on Aging: Address: 1111 S Alpine Rd, Rockford, IL 61108 – (815) 226-4901

•  Elgin, Kane County – Main Office 101 S. Grove Avenue Elgin, IL 60120 – (847) 741-0404

 

Infants and Children

 

•  Diaper Bank of Northern Illinois: (815) 385-5437

•  Local DHS Office

•  Elgin: Corbella Clinic: 101 E. State St Elgin, IL 60177 -847-697-0200

 

Mental Health

 

•  Chicago Behavioral Health Hospital: 555 Wilson Lane Desplaines, IL 60016 – 847-768-5491

•  Alexian Brother’s Behavioral Health Hospital Address: 1650 Moon Lake Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 – (800) 432-5005

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