HUD Releases New Data on Homelessness and Housing Instability

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

HUD recently released a report that showed that progress is being made in reducing homelessness, but sustained investment and focus is critical to making lasting change.

Housing Forward Blankets for Sale

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
Housing Forward blanket

Looking for a last minute gift this holiday season? Would you like to support Housing Forward while you shop? If the answer to either question is yes, this blanket is perfect for you.

Amazon Smile

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
Amazon Smile

This holiday season, Amazon purchases can directly benefit Housing Forward. When you shop Amazon Smile, 0.5% of your total purchases will automatically be donated. The more you shop, the more donations Housing Forward receives.

John's Story

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
Hines VA

When asked how he feels now that he has a home again, John had only two words, "grateful and blessed."

Midwinter's Tales

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Join us at 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 5th for Midwinter's Tales: Sweet Home December, which celebrates not only the end of the year holidays, but also the opportunities they afford for hospitality and generosity. Proceeds will benefit Housing Forward's Prevail program.

"Thankfulness in the Midst of Homelessness" in the Wednesday Journal

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
Mandy Gawf

The clients, volunteers and staff at the St. John PADS Shelter site have at least one thing in common.

"Thankfulness in the Midst of Homelessness" in the Forest Park Review

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
Forest Park Review

The clients, volunteers and staff at the St. John shelter have at least one thing in common.

"Our Safety Net is Fraying" in the Wednesday Journal

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
Mandy Gawf

With a mix of pain, anger, fear but a core of steel born of years of advocating for those most of us pretend not to know, the agency leaders in Oak Park are turning up the heat.

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