RESOURCES

Youth-centered services

Youth Housing at The Night Ministry

La Casa Norte – Drop-in services and housing

Ujima Village – Low threshold emergency shelter with 24 beds for homeless, single youth and young adults, ages 18-24, located in Chicago’s Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood

El Rescate – El Rescate Transitional Living Program provides culturally appropriate, identity-affirming housing for homeless LGBTQ and/or HIV-positive youth ages 18-24 through a continuum of solutions.

The Broadway Youth Center – Drop-in services, resource advocacy and healthcare

Teen Living Program – Housing and support services


General Housing Services – Adult & Family

Cornerstone Community Services – Emergency and short-term housing, food services

Housing Opportunities for Women – Transitional and permanent housing and support services

Chicago House – Offers the following housing programs: Supportive Living, Family Support, Independent Living and the Trans Life Center.


Contact numbers for individuals experiencing a housing crisis:

311 (non-emergency) – Calling 311 in the city of Chicago will connect the caller with housing resources and referrals.


A list of 53 options

For a full list of housing resources in the Chicagoland area, check out our Airtable spreadsheet.