Reentry Resources: Illinois

Browse the Reentry Resources available to help returning citizens in Illinois adjust to life after prison.  Nationwide resources are also listed on our main Reentry Resources page.

2-1-1 Illinois 

(Support Services)

www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx?item=41915

Agape Mission

(Reentry Services)

www.agapemissionsnfp.org

(815) 723-1548

840 Plainfield Road
Joliet, IL 60435

Care for Friends

(Food and Homeless Services)

www.careforfriends.org

(773) 932-1010

530 Fullerton Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60614

Chicago Urban League

(Support Services)

www.thechicagourbanleague.org

(773) 285-5800

4510 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60653

Cyber Drive Illinois

(Driver Services)

www.cyberdriveillinois.com

(800) 252-8980

213 State Capitol
Springfield, IL 62756

Elite House of Sober Living

(Reentry Services)

www.elitehousesofsoberliving.com

(773) 994-8353

1236 W. 72nd Place
Chicago, IL 60636

Fathers, Families In Transition, Inc.

(Support Services)

www.fathersfamiliesintransition.org/home.html

(312) 658-0166

120 W. Madison Street, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60602

Food For Greater Elgin

(Food Services)

www.foodforgreaterelgin.org

(847) 931-9331

1553 Commerce Dr.
Elgin, IL 60123

Helping Hands of Springfield

(Shelter and Housing Services)

www.helpinghandsofspringfield.org

(217) 522-0048

1023 E. Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity – LIHEAP

(Support Services)

www2.illinois.gov/dceo/CommunityServices/UtilityBillAssistance/Pages/default.aspx

(800) 252-2923

100 W. Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601

Illinois Department of Employment Security

(Employment Services)

www2.illinois.gov/ides

(800) 244-5631

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services

(Medicaid)

www.illinois.gov/hfs/medicalclients/Pages/default.aspx

Illinois Department of Human Services

(Food Stamps)

www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx?item=33698

(800) 843-6154

Illinois Housing Development Authority

(Housing Services)

www.ihda.org

(312) 836-5200

111. E. Wacker Drive, Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60601

Lakeview Pantry

(Food Pantry)

www.lakeviewpantry.org

Sheridan Market: (773) 525-1777

3945 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60613

La Casa Norte’s Fresh Market: (773) 276-4900

3533 W. North Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647

The Hub:

5151 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640

Marillac St. Vincent

(Food Pantry and Computer Education)

www.marillacstvincent.org

(773) 722-7440

2859 W. Jackson
Chicago, IL 60612

 

St. Vincent de Paul Center

(Food Services)

(312) 943-6776

2145 N. Halstead
Chicago, IL 60614

Mental Health America of Illinois

(Health Services)

www.mhai.org

(312) 368-9070

1103 Westgate Street, Suite 302
Oak Park, IL 60301

North Side Housing and Supportive Services

(Housing and Support Services)

www.northsidehousing.org

(773) 244-6401

4410 N. Ravenswood, Suite 101
Chicago, IL 60640

The Olive Branch Mission

(Housing and Food Services)

www.obmission.org/programs-cni1

(773) 476-6200

6310 S. Claremont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60636

Safer Foundation

(Employment Services)

www.saferfoundation.org

(312) 922-2200

571 West Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60661

Saint Leonard’s Ministries

(Housing, Employment, and Education Services)

www.slministries.org

(312) 226-6270

2120 W. Warren Blvd
Chicago, IL 60612

The Salvation Army

(Reentry Services)

www.centralusa.salvationarmy.org

Springfield Urban League

(Support Services)

www.springfieldul.org

(217) 789-0830

100 North 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703