HOW TO RECEIVE ASSISTANCE

Our Social Services department can be reached at 773-205-3520 or email us. Someone will contact you within 24 hours, Monday - Friday, 9am - 4pm. Messages received during the weekend will be returned on the first business day. 


CORPS COMMUNITY CENTERS
As service locations for people in need, Corps Community Centers provide extensive assistance to children, adults and seniors including, but not limited to, emergency financial assistance; grocery assistance through food pantries; educational and recreational programs for children, adults and seniors; leadership training and character development for youth; day camps; summer camps; fellowship; a place to worship and much more. 
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Youth Programs and Services

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT
Programs include Head Start, Family Outreach Initiative: Home-Based Head Start, Full and Half-Day Child Care and Chicago Family Management Program for low income pregnant women.
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YOUTH MINISTRY
Network of Salvation Army youth.
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MUSIC
Music training in brass, keyboard, percussion and more for children and youth.
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WONDERLAND CAMP AND CONFERENCE CENTER
Provides year-round recreational and educational activities and summer camps for children and seniors.

9241 Camp Lake Rd
Box 222
Camp Lake, WI 53109-0222
Phone: (414) 889-4305
Website


FAMILY ASSISTANCE SERVICES

Celebrate Launch and Landing
A new weekly mentoring program designed to support teens and families. The program provides one-on-one support and group meetings to help Englewood residents address issues arriving from homelessness, hunger, addiction, unemployment and violence.
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Family and Community Services
Provides crisis intervention, counseling, casework, violence prevention and intervention services to individuals, families and seniors.
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Fatherhood in Action
A educational program for all fathers, step-fathers, teen dads and father-figures who want to build stronger relationships with their children. You will be part of a supportive, interactive group that will meet twice a week for 8 weeks. You will have a chance to share your experiences and support one another.
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NICOR "Sharing" Program
NICOR “Sharing” is a program designed to assist low-income families who have difficulty in meeting home heating needs, specifically NICOR residential heating customers.  It is funded through the generous donations of NICOR customers and employees.  It is available to customers one time each calendar year.
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Pathway of Hope
Are you concerned about the basics that you need for you and your family? Through Pathway of Hope, you’ll be introduced to both Salvation Army and other services that are available within your community which offer job training, health services, childcare and education, housing options, legal services, and so much more.
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ADULT REHABILITATION SERVICES

Harbor Light Center
The Salvation Army Harbor Light Center, is one of the larger and most respected substance abuse recovery programs in the United States. It provides comprehensive, specialized services to persons seeking to overcome the disease of alcohol and substance abuse.

Freedom Center Campus
825 N. Christiana, Chicago, IL 60651
Phone: (312) 421-5753
Fax: (312) 421-6930
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Pathway Forward
Assists incarcerated men and women transitioning from prison to the community; assists troubled youth.

Freedom Center Campus
825 N. Christiana, Chicago, IL 60651
Phone: (312) 421-5753
Fax: (312) 421-6930
Website


EMERGENCY LODGING

SHIELD OF HOPE - Emergency Homeless Assessment and Response Center
Transitional living facility for homeless families.

10 S. Kedzie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: Call 311
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Evangeline Booth Lodge
Transitional living facility for homeless families.

800 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (773) 275-9383
Fax: (773) 275-3062
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MOBILE FEEDING PROGRAM
Provides hot meals and case management, mental health and substance abuse services to men and women living on the street.
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EDUCATIONAL AND SPIRITUAL SERVICES

WONDERLAND CAMP AND CONFERENCE CENTER
Provides year-round recreational and educational activities and summer camps for children and seniors.

9241 Camp Lake Rd
Box 222
Camp Lake, WI 53109-0222
Phone: (414) 889-4305
Website

WORSHIP SERVICES
Open to all who seek spiritual renewal and strength.
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Emergency Disaster Services

METROPOLITAN DIVISION EMERGENCY DISASTER SERVICES
Director, Major David Dalberg

1000 W. Pratt Ave.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Phone: 847-709-6700
Fax: 847-640-8263
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Human Trafficking and Exploitation

PROMISE
Salvation Army—founded partnership to combat sex trafficking of children through education and intervention.
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STOP-IT Initiative Against Human Trafficking 
STOP-IT provides client-centered, trauma-informed and holistic services to trafficked persons. Stop-IT is known across the country for its outreach efforts and training on human trafficking, whether it is labor, sexual exploitation or domestic servitude. 

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Senior Services

BOOTH MANOR
Residence for low income older adults.

1500 W. Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60607-1801
Phone: (312) 243-1271
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GOLDEN DINERS SERVICE
Provides meals at dining centers to older adults and delivers meals to homebound adults.

1031 E. State St.
Geneva, IL 60134-2483
Phone: (630) 232-6676
Fax: (630) 232-6712
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