Shelter Diversion Program Finishes First Year

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Of the 272 individuals who were provided with case management during the first year of the Shelter Diversion program, only 19 ended up spending time in the Emergency Shelter.

Lifestyle Changes with Open Door Housing

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Since moving into a new apartment and cooking his own healthy meals, Thomas has lost 11 lbs. and been able to cut down on medication he needed to control his blood pressure when he was homeless.

AmeriCorps Members Wanted

Friday, October 10th, 2014

We are seeking AmeriCorps applicants for positions in our Supportive Housing, Employment Readiness, Supportive Services and Outreach & Engagement programs.

Household Cleaning and Toiletry Products Needed

Friday, October 10th, 2014

With an influx of clients expected as the weather turns cold, we are seeking donations of household cleaning products and toiletries to meet the increased demand.

The Amazing Raise Tickets on Sale Now

Friday, October 10th, 2014
The Amazing Raise

Tickets are going fast for October 18th's scavenger hunt to end homelessness, The Amazing Raise. Get yours before they run out!

2014-2015 Emergency Shelter Volunteers Needed

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
PADS Shelter

Two orientation sessions have been scheduled for new volunteers in the Emergency Shelter.

The Amazing Raise: A Scavenger Hunt to End Homelessness

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Amazing Raise

The hunt is your team ready? Tickets are now on sale for PADS’ first scavenger hunt, taking place in downtown Chicago on October 18th.

Jewel-Osco Saver Stamps

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
Jewel Cuisinart

If you're looking for an easy way to help our housed clients, Jewel-Osco is running a promotion now through December 26th that awards one Saver Stamp for every $10 spent, redeemable for Cuisinart Cookware.