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The following list of organizations and resources help people find affordable housing, and offer support, resources, and advocacy for affordable temporary and permanent housing.
Chicago House and Social Service agency serves individuals and families who are disenfranchised by HIV/AIDS, LGBTQ marginalization, poverty, homelessness, and/or gender nonconformity by providing housing, employment services, medical linkage and retention services, HIV prevention services, legal services and other supportive programs.
The list is intended to assist individuals looking for affordable rental housing throughout Chicago and will guide you in your search. The group is committed to making neighborhoods strong, safe and affordable for all Chicagoans.
HOW operates under the Housing First Model, which ensures that homeless individuals are housed as quickly as possible, and then provides women with tools for success and self-sufficiency.
This organization fosters community development and works to create and preserve affordable and diverse housing opportunities in Chicago through education, training, advocacy and development.
SCH’s provides comprehensive counseling, education and housing resources necessary for Latinos and other low-to-moderate income families in the Chicagoland area.
The Center on Halsted is dedicated to the health and well-being of the LGBTQ community and works to match potential applicants with each other and provides ongoing support to the homesharing matches.
This link takes you to a list of Chicago-based resources to support LGBTQ people who are experiencing homelessness and searching for programs and resources.