Greater Albany Park Social Service Provider Directory

This Social Service Provider Directory (SSPD) is maintained by North River Commission as a benefit for the social service providers on the Northwest side of Chicago. Through the upkeep of this directory, we strive to facilitate new connections between local organizations and to better support service providers in meeting the varying needs of the communities we all serve.

To request any updates, or to add your organization to the directory, please fill out the form here:  Social Services Directory Update Request Form

For a printable version of the Social Service Provider Directory, please click the following link: Social Service Directory (Printable Version)

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Albany Park Defense Network (APDN)

(312) 612 - 0898 Hotline 
English, Spanish 

APDN is a rapid response network created in the wake of the Trump presidency by a coalition of local organizations to coordinate actions and support immigrants in our neighborhood through organizing rapid response networks at a block-by-block level, family support and Migra-watch campaigns.

 

Albany Park Mutual Aid Group

(312) 854 - 9741 | apmutualaid@gmail.com

English, Spanish
[FOOD/SHELTER] Purchase and deliver groceries, household items, and baby supplies on request, connect people with helpful resources, conduct diaper drives, accept general aid requests.

 

Alliance of Local Service Organization

(773) 235 - 5705 | 2401 W. North Ave.

ALSO works in partnership with people living in risk of violence to promote safer streets and homes. Implements violence prevention and intervention programs including programs addressing intimate partner violence.

 

American Indian Center (AIC)

(773) 275-5871 | 3401 W Ainslie St
info@aicchicago.org | English

Adult Ed / Workforce / Youth:
Adult and youth education programs, workforce and professional development; after school/summer programming; arts & culture; sex trafficking intervention & support; monthly senior meals.

 

Apna Ghar

(773) 883-4663 | 4350 N Broadway help@apnaghar.org

Mental Health / Shelter:
Culturally competent services for intimate partner violence survivors.  24-hour hotline, Transitional / Emergency Housing, Case Mgmt, Counseling, Legal Advocacy.

Asian Youth Services (AYS)

(773) 517-8525 | 3117 W Lawrence Ave asianyouthservices@gmail.com | English

Youth:
Drop-in center; Tutoring services; Daily living assistance (food, money, housing referrals); Summer programming; Hot meals 6 days a week; scholarship program; free music and dance lessons. All services are free.

 

Asian Youth Services (AYS)

(773) 517-8525 | 3117 W Lawrence Ave asianyouthservices@gmail.com | English

Youth:
Drop-in center; Tutoring services; Daily living assistance (food, money, housing referrals); Summer programming; Hot meals 6 days a week; scholarship program; free music and dance lessons. All services free.

B

Between Friends

(773) 274-5232 | Hotline (800) 603-4357
Email form on website | English, Spanish

Mental Health:
Toll-free Crisis Line counseling for domestic violence survivors + children; court advocacy; education for healthcare professionals + schools; teen dating violence education program (REACH).

C

Cambodian Association of Illinois

(773) 878-7090 | 2831 W Lawrence Ave
Khmer, English

Workforce / Youth:
Youth education & after school/summer programs; Peer mentor program; Senior in-home service programs; Cultural preservation.

 

Centro Autonomo de Albany Park

(773) 583-7728 | 3320 W Foster Ave #135
English, Spanish

Adult Ed / Workforce / Youth:
Adult education (ESL, workforce + professional development); Youth education + after-school/summer programming; Youth guitar classes; Exercise club; Immigration services; Housing rights workshops.

 

Chicago Methodist Senior Services 

(773) 596-2215 | info@cmsschicago.org
1415 W Foster Ave | Tagalog, English

Adult Ed / Healthcare:
Adult education programs (ESL, workforce + professional development); Senior health + well-being. Coverage: Medicare, Medicaid, Private Paid, Long-term Care.

 

Chicago Public Library - Albany Park

(312) 539-5450 | albanypark@chipublib.org
3401 W Foster Ave | English, Spanish, Korean

 

Chicago Public Library - Mayfair

(312) 744-1254 | mayfair@chipublib.org
4400 W Lawrence Ave | English, Spanish

Adult Ed / Workforce / Youth:
Adult education programs (ESL, workforce + professional development); youth education & after school/summer programming.

 

Chinese Mutual Aid Association

(773) 784-2900 | info@chinesemutualaid.org
1016 W Argyle St | English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Nepali, Burmese, Lao, Hindi, Pashto, Dari, Persian, Serbian, Croatian, Spanish

Adult Ed / Workforce / Youth: ESL; citizenship education; adult education; social services; public programs assistance; employment assistance; home care services; senior activities; small business development; after school and summer camp programs; adolescent mentoring.

 

Common Pantry
(773) 327-0553 | services@commonpantry.org
3744 N Damen Ave | English, Spanish

Food / Social Services:
Food pantry, weekly hot lunch, drop-in
social services, monthly Produce Mobile,
Senior Home Delivery Program.

 

Cornerstone Community Outreach

(773) 271-8163 | info@ccolife.org
4628 N. Clifton Ave | English

Food / Shelter:
Daily living assistance (food, clothing, housing); senior shelter; family shelter; single women's shelter; single men shelter.

D

Dept. of Child & Family Services - IL

(800) 232-3798 | English, translation available
100 N Western Ave (multiple locations)

 

Dept. of Family & Support Services

(312) 743-0300 | English, translation available
1615 W Chicago Ave, 5th Floor

Food / Shelter:
Daily living assistance (food, money, housing, childcare).

Adult Ed / Social Services / Youth:
Adult education programs (ESL, workforce + professional development); Senior health + well-being. Coverage: Medicare, Medicaid, Private Paid, Long-term Care.

 

Dept. of Human Services

(800) 843-6154 | English, translation available

Adult Ed / Healthcare / Social Services:
Daily living assistance (food, money, housing, childcare); adult education programs (ESL, workforce development, professional development); pediatric/youth health; adult health; physical or mental disabilities; mental health therapy + counseling; substance abuse + rehabilitation assistance; domestic violence + abuse intervention.

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Erie Family Health Centers 

(312) 666-3494 | 5215 N California Ave
4747 N Kedzie Ave | Translation available

Healthcare / Mental Health:
Pediatric/Youth health; adult health; senior health & well-being; mental health, therapy & counseling; dental services for children and pregnant women; behavioral health services for established parents; free pregnancy testing; case management services for existing patients. Coverage: Medicaid managed care plans accepted at all Erie Sites including school based health centers, marketplace or private plans accepted at all Erie Health Centers, sliding scale available to those without insurance.

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Friedman Place

(773) 989-9800 | 5527 N Maplewood Ave
English, Spanish

Healthcare / Social Services:
Services for adults who are blind or visually impaired. Permanent supportive living (housing, food, medical care, etc.). Rental assistance. Case management. Coverage: Medicaid, private pay, no fee for some services. Coverage: Medicaid, Private paid.

 

The Friendship Center

(773) 907-6388 | 2711 W Lawrence Ave

English, Spanish

Food + Shelter / Living Assistance:
Food pantry, pet food pantry, home delivery, hot meals program, benefits assistance. M/Th/F 12-4pm, T 3-7pm,      Th 6-8pm

G

Galter LifeCenter

(773) 878-9936 | 5157 N Francisco Ave
English, Spanish, Translation available

Healthcare:
Membership-based fitness facility. Part of Swedish Hospital, offering fitness and wellness services that focus on mind, body and spirit. Strong emphasis on: medical fitness, professional staff, a clean and safe environment, clinical integration.

H

Habitat Restore

(312) 563-0296 | 6040 N Pulaski Rd
English

Miscellaneous:
Discounted prices on donated and new building supplies, appliances, and furniture.

 

HANA Center

(773) 583-5501 | 4300 N California Ave
English, Spanish, Korean

Food / Healthcare / Mental Health / Social Services:
Daily living assistance (food, money, housing, childcare); adult education programs (ESL, workforce development, tech programs); youth education + after school/summer programming; adult health; senior health + housing; mental health therapy + counseling; intimate partner violence intervention; citizenship/immigrant services + legal; early childhood education;

parent education.

Hanul Family Alliance

(773) 478-8851 | 5008 N Kedzie Ave
English, Korean

Adult Ed / Food + Shelter / Healthcare / Mental Health / Social Svc / Youth:
Adult health; senior health & wellness; senior + social services; Home Care program; adult education (ESL, workforce + professional development); citizenship, immigration & legal assistance; LIHEAP; home-delivered meals; senior victim assistance program; youth task force.

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Irving Park Community Food Pantry

(773) 283-6296 | 4256 N Ridgeway Ave info@irvingparkfoodpantry.org | English

Food:
Food assistance, pet food distribution. Open Wednesdays 9am-noon, 2nd Tuesday of the month 6-7pm.

J

Jane Addams Resource Center

(773) 728-9769 | 4432 N Ravenswood Ave
English

Healthcare / Social Services:
Workforce development in manufacturing sector (welding, etc); Adult education programs, tutoring for reading, writing, math, and GED prep.

K

The Kedzie Center

(773) 754-0577 | 4141 N Kedzie Ave, Ste. 2
English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German

Mental Health:
Mental health therapy and psychiatry (all ages); Mental Health Education; professional development; senior health & well-being; mental health, therapy & counseling. Coverage: Aetna PPO, BCBS PPO, Illinois Medicare Part B, Certain Medicaid Managed Care Plans, call to confirm uninsured residents ineligible for insurance.

L

Latino Union of Chicago

(312) 491-9044 | 4811 N Central Park Ave
English, Spanish

Adult Ed / Workforce:
Health + safety trainings for domestic workers and day laborers; ESL classes; wage theft recovery; immigration support.

 

Lawrence Hall

(773) 769-3500 | 4833 N Francisco Ave

Mental Health / Workforce / Youth:
Residential treatment; Therapeutic day school; foster care; workforce development + adolescent/young adult programming.

 

Levy Senior Center - NE Regional

(312) 744-0784 | 2019 W Lawrence Ave
Hotline + Assistance: (312) 744-4016

Mental Health / Workforce / Youth:
Community-based Senior Center; information and assistance that link seniors to city benefits and services; social events; classes; trips; parties; fitness and wellness education. Hot meals 11:30-12:30 M-F. Social service assistance by phone only.

 

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

(847) 635-4600 | 4840 N Byron St | English

Mental Health:
Portage Cragin Counseling Center; adult, children and family counseling. Coverage: Medicare, Medicaid, managed Medicaid plans, and commercial insurance.

M

Muslim Community Center

(773) 725-9047 | 4380 N Elston Ave | English, Arabic

Mental Health / Social Svcs / Youth:
Marriage Services; funeral Services; hall reservation; rehab & welfare; youth council; counseling.

N

Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club

(773) 463-4161 | 2501 W Irving Park Rd English, Spanish

Youth:
Out-of-school + athletic programs; youth leadership program; K-8 summer camp.

 

The Night Ministry

(773) 725-9047 | 4380 N Elston Ave
English, Arabic

Mental Health / Social Svcs / Youth:
Marriage Services; funeral Services; hall reservation; rehab & welfare; youth council; counseling.

 

NEIU Student Food Pantry

(773) 442-4602 | 5500 N St. Louis Ave English, Spanish

Food:
Daily living assistance (food, money, childcare) for NEIU students only.

 

North Park Village Nature Center

(312) 744-5472 | 5801 N. Pulaski Rd

English, Spanish, Portuguese

Food:

Free family events + programs; field trips + group visits; early childhood program (3-4 years old); youth summer camp; senior health + well-being; nature + culture; nonprofit + community meeting space. Open 7 days a week, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

North Park University Counseling Support Services

(773) 244-4897 | 3225 W Foster Ave
English

Mental Health:
Mental health therapy + counseling services, North Park University students only.

 

North River Commission

(312) 860-8543 | 3403 W Lawrence Ave #201
English

Social Services / Workforce:
Nonprofit community + economic development corporation: Economic + Community development, Affordable Housing, Educational programs, Environmental sustainability + development.

 

Northside Community Resources

773) 338 - 7722 | 1530 W. Morse Ave

English

Adult Ed / Social Services:

Pre-purchase counseling, foreclosure prevention counseling, financial education, condo training classes, immigration and refugee resources, landlord-tenant services and education, Fair Housing investigations + education, senior services.

Northside Housing and Support Services 

773) 244 - 6401 | support@northsidehousing.org

4410 N. Ravenswood Ave, Suite 101  English

Food / Shelter / Healthcare + Mental
Health:
Extensive case management; housing assistance; transitional or emergency shelter placement; mental health counseling; health screenings and referrals; participants can also access food and clothing through this program.

O

Oak Street Health - Portage Park

773) 644 - 5989 | 4848 W. Irving Park Rd.

English, Spanish, Polish, Romanian

Healthcare:

Health care for older adults with Medicare.

Coverage: anyone with Medicare Part B and MMAI program

R

Rincon Family Service

(773) 564 - 9070 | 3710 N Kedzie Ave

Mental Health / Social Services / Youth:

Mental Health Services, Mental Health Juvenile Justice, Substance Use Services, 590 Crisis Intervention, Medication Assisted Recovery Program, DUI, Intact, Youth Substance Use Prevention, Youth After School Program, Violence Intervention and Prevention Program, Workforce Development, Living Room Program, Welcoming Center, New Hope School of Counseling for CRSS/CPRS/CADC certification, Case management.

S

The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division

(773) 794 - 6240 | 5020  N. Pulaski Rd
English, Spanish, Korean

Food / Mental Health / Workforce / Youth:
Food pantry & emergency financial assistance (utility, rent, clothing); Pathway of Hope program and pastoral care; ESL classes; youth music education & summer programming; referrals for help with workforce development, senior health & well-being, substance use disorder rehabilitation, domestic violence & abuse intervention, citizenship & immigration assistance.

 

Swedish Hospital 

(773) 878 - 8200 | 5140 N California Ave. | English, Spanish, translation available

A full-service acute care community hospital serving Chicago’s diverse north and northwest sides, providing a full range of comprehensive health and wellness services, primary care and specialists and Chicago’s only certified medical fitness center, Galter LifeCenter. Robust community health programs include Pathways (interpersonal violence prevention), Food Connections (food insecurity), Healthy Chicago Equity Zones (health equity and community wellness), Healthcare Transformation (specialty care integrated within local FQHCs) and more.
Coverage: Extensive list of providers, including Medicare and Countycare. Please call the financial service center at 773-989-3841 if you have questions about your current insurance or to learn about financial assistance for eligible patients with limited financial means.

T

Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare

(773) 508 - 6100 | development@trilogyinc.org

3737 W. Lawrence Ave. | English, Spanish

Family and Individual Therapy (ages 6 through the lifespan), Case Management, Supportive Employment, Assertive Community Treatment, Adult psychiatry and primary care.

Coverage: Medicaid and Medicaid/Medicare Coverage- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, Illinicare, Meridian, Molina, NextLevel, CountyCare - Medicaid only; Sliding Scale

w

World Relief Chicago

(773) 583 - 9191 | chicagoland@wr.org

3507 W. Lawrence Ave. | English, Spanish, Arabic

Adult education programs (ESL, workforce & citizenship classes) Immigrant family services; Human rights & immigrant legal assistance; Case management for asylum seekers; Church & volunteer engagement.

Y

YMCA - Irving Park

(773) 777 - 7500 | 4251 W. Irving Park Rd.
English, Spanish

Adult ed / Shelter / Youth:

Youth development; adult health; senior health & well-being; housing for males only.

YoungLives

(773) 609 - 4565 | 3542 W. Sunnyside Ave
English, Spanish | info@ylchicago.com

Youth:

Resources, mentorship, programming for teen moms.

Youth Outreach Services

773) 777 - 7112 | English, Spanish
6417 W. Irving Park Rd. (multiple locations)

Mental Health / Youth:

Adolescent behavioral health counseling; Group and family therapy; Parent support groups; Substance use treatment; After school mentoring; Crisis intervention and homeless youth services; Adolescent domestic battery program; Problematic sexual behavior therapy; case management.
All services free for clients ages 12 to 21 and their families. Medicaid accepted at all offices. Walk-ins welcome.

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