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.
Housing Opportunities for Women (HOW)
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.
Spanish Coalition for Housing
SCH’s provides comprehensive counseling, education and housing resources necessary for Latinos and other low-to-moderate income families in the Chicagoland area.
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.