Saving Lives. Changing Lives.

What We Do

Ways To Help

Mission: We are a community endeavor which values the dignity, uniqueness, goodness, and giftedness of all persons.
Learn about us.

Services: We provide basic services as well as case management to help break the bonds of homelessness.
Learn about our services.

Volunteer: Your efforts might include mentoring a PADS guest, distributing clothing or cooking a meal.
See how to get involved.

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Have you seen our silent auction items? Trivia night is coming! Please join us for a great time, and help others at the same time!

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2018 annual report. Thank you to all of our supporters!

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Floor upgrades thanks to our generous donors.

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Recent News

PADS Not Affected by Funding Cuts

A $2.4 million state funding cut that will trigger several layoffs will not affect the workers at Southwest Chicago PADS. The affected workers are the ones who transport homeless residents.

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SW Chicago PADS

Please help cheer on our Development Director as she runs 26.2 miles for SWCP.

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