Please see the resources below and the All Chicago website if you are experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity in the Chicago area.
If you are at-risk of losing your housing
Call 3-1-1 and ask for “short-term help” to reach the Homelessness Prevention Call Center.
Find legal services for eviction prevention at the Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing.
If you are currently experiencing homelessness
If you are seeking housing services, you need to get a housing assessment to be added to the housing priority list. If you have not yet received an assessment, you can find a list of “Access Point” assessment locations here.
If you are in need of shelter or basic needs resources
Call 3-1-1 and ask for “short-term help.”
Drop by or schedule an appointment at a Chicago DFSS Community Service Center.
If you need to get out of the weather
Find the nearest warming center or cooling center by calling 3-1-1 or by visiting the Chicago DFSS website.
Search for local health clinics.
Mental Health Services
Substance Use Services
Contact The Chicago Recovery Alliance.
Contact Haymarket Center.
Contact Lutheran Social Services of Illinois.
Contact Heartland Alliance Health medication assisted therapy program for opioid use disorder.
Contact Heartland Alliance Health dental care.