If you're looking for extra motivation to work off some of the holiday calories, this is the event for you. For every calorie burned between 5 a.m. and 8 p.m. on December 17th, Orangetheory Fitness will donate a penny to Housing Forward. The harder you work, the more they give!
Open Door Housing, launched in October 2013, is near capacity 10 months ahead of schedule.
In the past month, Outreach & Engagement Specialists and Housing staff members have facilitated life skills classes for program participants.
Tickets for Housing Forward's 5th Annual Trivia Night are now on sale. Join us on July 15th and compete to defeat homelessness!
The Career Passport program, which recently graduated its 19th class, has opened doors and provided opportunities that would not otherwise exist.
Last week, with help from Redbox employees and several volunteers, we expanded our offices to fill our entire building in Maywood.
"My Story Matters," a weekly creative writing workshop presented by PADS & the Oak Park Public Library, meets each Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Main Branch.
The 206 Food Truck, which specializes in waffles and coffee, provides breakfast to shelter clients at Euclid UMC each month.
It's an exciting time at West Suburban PADS, and much of it is due to all the new faces in our building. If you haven't had a chance to meet them yet, please visit our "people" page to see who they are.
The Alliance to End Homelessness in Suburban Cook County announced yesterday that it has been selected, along with 66 other U.S. communities, to participate in Zero: 2016, a national campaign to end veteran and chronic homelessness by December 2015.