Christian Service Resources

-DuPage County Information & Referrals – 1-800-942-9412
-York Township - 630/620-2400 (S. of North Ave.) general assistance
-Addison Township - 630/530-8161 (N. of North Ave) general assistance
-Addison Switchboard - 630/628-2698 pantry, clothes, holiday outreach

-Access DuPage - 630/510-8720 free medical & psychological services, apply at township offices
-Access Clinic- 630/628-1811 in Addison.  Sliding fee scale medical services- apply at townships and health departments.
-Alcoholics Anonymous Elmhurst.  630/833-7897 Answering machine
-AllKids - 630/682-7400 free health insurance for children & families. 
-Bridge Communities 630/545-0610 Transitional housing for homeless families
-Catholic Charities 630/495-8008  rent, mortgage, general assistance, parenting and budget classes, counseling   and transitional housing
-CHAD-Community Housing Authority DuPage Affordable housing 630/993-9530
-Community Clinic – free medical 1505 Roosevelt Rd, Wheaton  630/682-0639 or
 422 N. Cass, Westmont 630/ 963-4101 for Access DuPage clients
-Consumer Credit Counseling 1-800/388-2227
-Cornerstone Family Health in Hinsdale – 630/734-0580 – uninsured receive a discount on   services, and doctor sees kids & parents on AllKids
-Disability/Social Security- apply online  1-800-772-1213
-DPMAP – DuPage Physician Medical Assistance Program Medications,
 Income eligible, $200 limit,  1-800-942-9412
-DuPage County General Information
-DuPage County Health Dept. Medical & Dental  630/682-7400                                   
-Mental Health 630/627-1700,   Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255
-DuPage Home Ownership Center 630/260-2500 foreclosure prevention, consumer credit  counseling, programs for buying a home on low income, repayment plan, loan modification, short sale  1600 E. Roosevelt, Wheaton 9-5M-F Call to drop-off paperwork
-DuPage Housing Authority (Section 8) 630/690-3555   Subsidized Housing 
-DuPage Open Door -
Open Door program assists customers by providing immediate access to services for individuals facing multiple barriers. Open Door also helps families and individuals in navigating the human services system to help address emergency needs by providing limited financial assistance for medication, housing, transportation, food and clothing  630/530-8255
146 W. Roosevelt Rd, Villa Park 
-Elmhurst Clothing Closets: First United Methodist Church 630/834-2440,
 232 S. Church St. Elmhurst (corner of York Rd) Closed in July. No apt. necessary, 1st Thurs 9-11AM & 7-9PM, 3rd Sat. 10AM-12Noon
-Elmhurst Walk-In Assistance Network  782-6006 General assist.for those who live, go to school or church in  Elmhurst. Mon-Fri 10am-12pm at St. Peter’s (Church & Cottage Hill) & referral to Immaculate Conception & Yorkfield food pantries www.ElmhurstWalkInAssistance Network.
-Family Shelter Service 24 hr number 630/469-5650 Counseling &/or shelter for domestic abuse. Four week course to obtain counseling.
-Hands & Feet 630/832-5580 St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 537 s. Ardmore, Villa Park Open 1st Sunday of month 2PM-4PM Household/toiletries, diapers, shoes. Bring photo ID with your DuPage address. 
-Headstart – Bensenville 630/521-1049   “Early Headstart” for birth to 3 yrs. and Head Start Preschool & All Day for ages 3-5.  Must qualify for state childcare credit
-Hope House Catholic Charities Shelter Villa Park 800-941-8681 phone intake
-Illinois Dept. of Human Services 630/530-1120 Apply online (SNAP/Food Stamps, TANF, Medicaid) 146 W. Roosevelt, Villa Park
-Illinois Rx –Prescription discount  Discount on medications
 -Illinois Employment Training Center 630/ 495-4345, for job listings, job search assistance, apply  for unemployment. 837 Westmore, Lombard
 - Work Net DuPage Career Center - 2525 Cabot Dr., Lisle 8-5 M-F 630/495-4345. Free job search workshops & Job Club Fridays
-Legal Aid 653-6212  Free family law issues, DuPage residents only, no traffic, criminal, Income  based
-L.I.H.E.A.P. 1-800-942-9412 for utility assistance – Apply at: York Township.  630/620-2400,      Addison Township. - 630/530-8161
-Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry 630-355-3663 1871 High Grove Lane, Naperville  Serves all DuPage residents
-Lombard, Villa Park Walk-In Ministry 693-0185 General assistance for   residents of Villa Park & Lombard only.  220 S. Main, Lombard
-LOVE Christian Clearing House 630/512-8665 General assistance
-Metropolitan Family Service 630/682-1802 Support groups, counseling for individuals and families   on a sliding fee scale.
Needy Meds Helps link to pharmaceutical programs
-P.A.D.S. 630/682-8567  Emergency nightly shelters. Day site in Wheaton,
-People’s Resource Center 630/ 682-5402    201 S. Naperville Rd., Wheaton and 629 Blackhawk Drive, Westmont - food pantry, medical, literacy tutoring, computer training, rental assistance.
-Poised for Success women’s work clothing & accessories 630-691-1455
-Prairie State Legal 630/690-2130 free legal services 8:30-5 M-F
- Rehabilitation Services Dept. of Rehabilitation Services 630/495-0500  vocational rehab and in-home care services Illinois Department of Human Services
- Secretary of State – Eastgate Shopping Center, Lombard 630/252-2902
- Serenity House – Alcohol/drug in & out patient treatment facility - 630/ 620-6616
-Single Mother Support Group 630/832-4942 149 W. Brush Hill Rd, Elmhurst.  Free meal and child care on a Sunday afternoon  Click Here for more information
- Social Security (S.S., S.S.I., SS.D.I.) 800/772-1213 Local 630/307-8852       www.socialsecurityinfo
- Transitional Housing – Catholic Charities 630/ 495-8008 www.dioceseofjoliet/catholiccharities or Bridge Communities – 630/ 545-0610
- Veteran’s Assistance Commission- DuPage County 630/407-5655
-West Suburban Community Pantry – 630/ 512-9921
    6809 Hobson Valley, Woodridge .Serves all of DuPage County 
- “Why wait?” free mammogram & Pap smear 630/682-7979
- W.I.C.  1-800-843-6154 women, infants & children  Nutritional Ed. program, coupons for food, formula, etc.
- Yorkfield Food Pantry of Elmhurst – Apply and pick up food on Thursday 1-4 or Sat.10 am-1pm or Monday 7-8PM at Yorkfield Presbyterian Church, 1099 S. York. The pantry is north of the church.  630-782-1066 Bring Photo ID and utility bill. Serves Addison, Bensenville, Elmhurst, Lombard, Oak Brook, Villa Park residents.
- YWCA – applications for State of Illinois Childcare Assistance 630-790-8009, for childcare providers 630-790-8137