Summer Series Brings Life Skills into Shelter

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Before the summer transitional shelter began this year, Holly Rotman-Zaid, Manager of Outreach & Engagement and Dale Nowcki, Shelter Manager, and their teams, decided to add more content and learning experiences to the program.

Compete to Defeat not a Trivial Success!

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Housing Forward’s 8th Annual Trivia Night, Compete to Defeat Homelessness took place on July 12 at Fitzgerald's Nighclub in Berwyn.

Recruiting for Open AmeriCorps Positions

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Housing Forward is currently seeking AmeriCorps members.

Volunteers needed for summer transitional shelter program.

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Our Summer Transitional Shelter program is well underway and we are in need of meal providers. Please consider signing up to provide or prepare a meal. The Summer Transitional Shelter program is an opportunity for individuals and families experiencing homelessness to continue to benefit from the aid of Housing Forward case workers and other services throughout the summer months. To get more information please contact Tonisha Daniel at

Housing Forward Re-Opening of Headquarters and Support Center

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

We are just a few weeks away from our Re-Open Open House.  Please join us as we officially unveil the renewed Support Center and Housing Forward Headquarters in Maywood.

Thursday June 21st,  from 4pm - 6pm.

Visit our event on Facebook to indicate your attendance.


Compete to Defeat

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

On Thursday July 12th Housing Forward hosts our 8th Annual Trivia Night - Compete to Defeat. Trivia night offers plenty of opportunity for some friendly competition to support Housing Forward’s programs including an individual fundraising component leading up to the event.

Housing is Healthcare.

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

This past week Housing Forward Executive Director Lynda Schueler and Supportive Housing Director Patricia Stokes attended the Corporation for Supportive Housing’s Annual Summit in Los Angeles, June 5-7. 

2nd Annual Maiden Street Dance Benefit

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

On June 3rd Maiden Street Irish Dance Academy held a special performance to benefit Housing Forward. The students of Maiden Street put on an amazing performance and helped raise over $2,100.  The event was additionally supported by numerous parents who donated food and drinks, St. Vincent Ferrer Church who donated their space as well as Dark Matter Coffee and Two Brothers Artisan Brewing.