Community Service Centers

Community Service Centers help individuals and families in need access a wide range of resources from shelter, food and clothing to domestic violence assistance, job training/placement and services for the formerly incarcerated. Clients can also get information about rental, utility and other financial assistance programs. The centers also serve as warming and cooling centers during periods of extreme weather. Centers hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Services available at the Community Service Centers:

  • Clothing and referrals to local food pantries 
  • Public benefits eligibility assessments, referrals and application assistance 
  • Regional Transportation Authority Ride Free Program assistance 
  • Shelter referrals and placement 
  • Substance abuse treatment referrals 
  • Veteran services and resources 
  • Workforce development referrals 

Englewood Community Service Center
1140 West 79th Street, Chicago, IL 60620

Garfield Community Service Center
10 South Kedzie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Center
4314 South Cottage Grove, Chicago, IL 60653

North Area Community Service Center
845 West Wilson Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640

South Chicago Community Service Center
8650 South Commercial Avenue, Chicago, IL 60617

Trina Davila Community Service Center
4300 West North Avenue, Chicago, IL 60639