Founded in 1990, Public Action to Deliver Shelter (PADS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing…More emergency food and shelter to people who cannot afford housing. It is an interfaith program that is always in need of more volunteers and community leaders willing to donate their time and facilities.
PADS provides overnight shelter to those in need from Oct 1 to April 30 with the help of 23 local religious institutions.
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 667 8th St, Chicago Heights, IL60411 Prince of Peace Lutheran Church is the merger of two previous parishes: Immanuel Lutheran and Trinity Lutheran; the…More parishes were merged in 1967 and the present building was built in 1974. The church combined with South Suburban Pads Shelter to provide shelter for individuals and families to have a hot meal and sleep overnight. It is a member of the Lutheran World Federation, which claims 69 million Lutheran Christians around the world
SouthSTAR Services 1005 W End Ave, Chicago Heights, IL60411 SouthSTAR provides a comprehensive array of programs to meet the complex needs of the individuals it serves, including…More developmental training, job placement, work adjustment training, supported employment, vocational evaluation, community living, sheltered employment, advocacy, senior services and other support services.
Sesto Park Beacon Blvd. and Western Ave., Chicago Heights, IL60411 Located as far west as one can go in Chicago Heights, Sesto is a fenced-in park with several athletic fields, including…More basketball courts and a baseball/softball field. The park also has a fieldhouse and picnic shelter for planned events.
Euclid Park Euclid Ave & W Main St, Chicago Heights, IL60411 A fenced-in park that has been designated a Safe Park Zone, Euclid has bike racks and a parking lot for commuters. The…More park has playground equipment, a shelter and restrooms as well. Euclid is located directly behind the Chicago Heights Park District maintenance garage and has posted signage indicating that the public does not have access to the garage.
Aunt Martha's Health Center 1536 Vincennes Ave, Chicago Heights, IL60411 Aunt Martha's Health Center in Chicago Heights is one of several community health centers throughout the greater Chicago…More area providing primary and dental care services, as well as mental health, child welfare, juvenile justice and youth development services. Aunt Martha's serves as a place where struggling youth and families can receive support and care in a kind and accepting environment. Aunt Martha's seventeen locations also work with local charities, faith-based organizations and government and community programs to provide a variety of other services, including shelter and community outreach programs.