DuPage P.A.D.S.

601 W Liberty Dr
Wheaton, IL 60187

(630) 682-3846 Go To Website
Class of Housing/Services: Shelter and services.

General Information:
Interim (Overnight) Housing Program The Interim Housing sites operate on a winter (October-April) and summer (May-September) schedule.  Call 630.682.3846, option 3 to hear daily site availability or here. Families can arrive at 5:30pm and doors open at 6:00pm at designated sites.  Individuals can arrive at 6:30pm and doors open at 7:00pm.  All Interim Housing sites close nightly at 9:30pm. Eligible clients must have:     Current driver’s license or state ID     Single adults must be at least 18 year old     During the summer months only DuPage County residents are eligible for this program The Interim Overnight Housing Program offers families and individuals a safe environment. The spirit of hospitality is a priority, as well as respect for each person. Volunteers assist staff in providing dinner, breakfast, and a bag lunch; sleeping space; and support activities. DuPagePads case managers work to engage individuals to move from crisis to self-sufficiency, including providing parenting, self-esteem and other groups/workshops and opportunities for education and employment services.  Thirty sites throughout DuPage County provide shelter 365 nights a year on a seasonal basis with support from congregational and community volunteers. Specific Details: Interim (Overnight) Housing Sites are open 365 days a year and located throughout Northern, Central and Southern parts of DuPage County Interim Housing Sites are at a different location each night with support from volunteers Sites open at 6:00pm for families and 7:00pm for adults; and close the next morning at 7:00am Most locations can by reached by public transportation Professional staff will register people who are new to the program each night Family friendly sites are available from October through April in the Southern part of DuPage County Basic Need Services     Meals (dinner, breakfast and bag lunch)     Sleeping arrangements (pad, pillow and bedding)     Laundry (at limited locations)     Showers (at limited locations)     Hair cuts (at limited locations)     On site medical services at selected sites (October through April) Case Management Services:     Intake screening/assessment services     Alcohol and substance abuse counseling/referrals     Daily and short-term goal planning     Assistance in accessing eligible benefits     Life skills support groups     Linkages to needed health and social service solutions to regain stability     Referrals to our Career Services

Website: http://www.dupagepads.org/

How To Volunteer at DuPage P.A.D.S.:
Be a volunteer. Call DuPage P.A.D.S. at (630) 682-3846 for current volunteer work opportunities.

As A General Note About ShelterListings.org Listings:
ShelterListings.org does our best to provide listings that are free of cost. Many of the homeless shelters and services are free of charge. Some do charge small fees. We always urge the users of our website to visit the websites of the providers listed, OR give them a phone call to find out complete details.

In furtherance; Halfway Houses, Transitional Housing, and Substance Abuse Treatment Centers for the most part charge a fee. Most of the substance abuse resources we provide are low cost, Medicaid or sliding scale fee. We provide as much information as possible on the website of these locations.

Rooming and Boarding Houses do charge fees. We list them where we find them. They are a nice low cost option for housing.



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