Address:1200 American WayLibertyville, IL 60048Map & Directions
Services: Provides food and clothing Opens June 3, 2009
Hours: Wed. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Sun. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Address:745 N Milwaukee AveLibertyville, IL 60048Map & Directions
Services: Maristella promotes self-sufficiency of single women and mothers with children in Lake County who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness with rental subsidies, security deposits, hotel vouchers, emergency food and clothing, employment and apartment location assistance, and educational services Maristella assists families in emergency or short term situations.
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Evenings and Weekends by appointment.
Eligibility: Women and children who are homeless or who are at risk of becoming homeless. Need to be employed for at least the past two weeks. Documentation required is an apartment lease, proof of employment, social security card, drivers license or I.D.[br]
Documents To Bring: Please call for appointment. At appointment, clients fill out brief intake and then meet with case manager.
Address:1800 Grand AveWaukegan, IL 60085Map & Directions
Services: Emergency Shelter and Supportive Services.
Hours: Office: 7 AM to 7 PM 10/01 through 04/30
7 AM to 4 PM 05/01 through 09/30
Eligibility: Non sex offenders. Individuals under 18 years of age, must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Documents To Bring: Intake Application & appointment w/client advocate.
Address:149 S Genesee StWaukegan, IL 60085Map & Directions
Services: Keyword/Resource Guide: Community Groups; Ex-offenders - Adult;
AKA: exoffenders; felons
Address:800 W Glen Flora AveWaukegan, IL 60085Map & Directions
Services: The mission of Christian Outreach of Lutherans is to give comprehensive assistance to families in need by reducing hunger and homelessness while encouraging personal growth and self-sufficiency. Established in 1987, the COOL Transitional Housing program is a self-sufficiency program for homeless children and their parent(s). They offer single-family units rather than a group shelter setting, enabling us to assist families headed by single fathers, single mothers, intact families, and multi-generational families. The program offers two phases, allowing families up to 24 months to make the transition to permanent housing and stability.Program:COOL Food PantryBudget: $258,940Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Established in 1983, the COOL Food Pantry is a free-food pantry providing ftheir days of emergency groceries to Lake County, IL residents with proper identification. Guests may request assistance once per month. The pantry has locations in Waukegan and Ingleside.
Address:1892 N Nicole LnRound Lake, IL 60073Map & Directions
Services: Keyword/Resource Guide: Emergency Food; Food Pantries; Food Pantry; Congregations/Faith Based; Hunger/hungry;
Hours: Monday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Thursday, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Address:215 E State Rd unit hIsland Lake, IL 60042Map & Directions
Services: Faith Acres Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization operating a Sharing Center Pantry in McHenry County providing food and clothing to people facing financial struggles and food insecurity. Provides free basic necessities along with hope and encouragement. Faith Acres Foundation assists 10 local churches operating their own Sharing Centers. Working together, help is available to individuals and families regardless of religion, race, age or gender.
Hours: By appointment.
Address:3744 N Damen AveChicago, IL 60618Map & Directions
Services: Common Pantry is dedicated to providing emergency food supplies and personal items to individuals and families in need. They provide food assistance to approximately 800 individuals per month who are living below the federal proverty guidelines.Program:Emergency Food DistributionBudget: $57,500Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Each Wednesday, Common Pantry hosts two emergency food distribution sessions that assist over 300 households each month. Nonperishable foods, dry goods, bread, produce, dairy products and meats are provided in a client choice model of distributionProgram:Home Delivery ProgramBudget: $7,600Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Aging/Elderly/Senior Citizens
Program Description: Common Pantry provides a monthly home delivery of emergency food supplies to senior citizens in their community. They currently assist over 30 households each month.Program:Produce DistributionBudget: $7,100Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Common Pantry hosts a monthly distribution focused on fresh fruits and vegetables. They currently provide produce to nearly 200 households each month.Program:Common Community ServicesBudget: $47,000Category: Human ServicesPopulation Served: Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General
Program Description: Common Pantry hosts a weekly Common Community program focused on peripheral social service needs of clients coming to us for food assistance. They help clients with SNAP applications, housing/shelter needs, job training assistance and have a representative from UIC that provides workshops and classes on nutrition, healthy eating and cooking. They also provide a lunch service each week via the Common Community Program.
Address:825 Dundee AveElgin, IL 60120Map & Directions
Services: TLC Pregnancy Services operates a pregnancy testing clinic - Life Choices - that provides free pregnancy testing and counseling, including limited obstetrical ultrasounds. Free STD testing and education is available For established clients only, the program provides diapers, baby food, formula, clothing, female products, and maternity clothes as available.
Hours: Clinic: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm Monday, 3:00 pm-7:00 pm Tuesday, 12:00 pm-5:00 pm Wednesday, 10:00 am-4 pm Friday; Closed Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
Eligibility: Open to all.
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment. Walk-ins welcome, but may experience a wait if no appointments are open.
Address:316 Douglas AveElgin, IL 60120Map & Directions
Website: http://under construction
Services: The Salvation Army in Elgin provides financial assistance for utilities and rent when funding is available. Emergency food assistance is available M-F, but main food pantry distribution is held every Friday. Clothing referrals may be given two times a year or once every six months. Client needs a voucher, picture ID, and proof of address. Other programs include the state-wide Nicor Sharing Program for gas utility assistance and a Latino literacy program. A satellite office is located in Carpentersville - see additional listing. Services in English and Spanish.
Hours: Emergency Food Pantry: 9 am-3:30 pm Monday-Thursday; Client's Choice Food Pantry 10:00 am-12:00 pm Friday; Clothing services: 9 am-11 am and 1 pm- 3:30 pm.
Eligibility: Residents of Elgin, South Elgin, Carpentersville, East and West Dundee, and Hampshire. Must provide photo ID proof of Kane County Residency or Elgin-Cook County Residency.
Documents To Bring: The client must provide a photo identification card and proof of address.