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First, see if you qualify by using our online questionnaire:
Rent, SNAP or Utility AssistanceThen Call



(877) 426-6515

Suburban Cook

(847) 782-4000

Lake County

Catholic Charities Administrative Offices - (312) 655-7000.

Catholic Charities Social Services - email, or call (312) 655-7700 in Chicago or (847) 782-4000 in Lake County and someone will assist you. Call volume is extremely high so email is recommended if you are unable to find what you need on the web site.

Counseling Support Line - (312) 948-6951, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

To donate to our work by phone, call (312) 948-6087. Every gift helps someone in need.

Ways to Give

10 Ways to Give of your Time, Talent, Treasure

    1. Attend a monthly volunteer event like EAP Food Packing, Read to Me or Senior Bingo.    
    2. Attend each Quarterly General Meeting.   
    3. Donate professional clothing items to Mary’s Closet.   
    4. Donate money to cover a portion of the cost for Quarterly Birthday Party at Our Lady of Solace.   
    5. Sit on a Service Advisory Board Committee meeting.
    6. Help innovate a Junior Board process, document or event.   
    7. Step into a leadership role for a volunteer, social or faith program.   
    8. Donate money to cover a portion of the cost for dinner served to veterans at Cooke’s Manor.   
    9. Attend Casino Night.  
    10. Donate items to a Silent Auction (game tickets, jewelry, gift certificates, trips, electronics).

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Phone: (312) 655-7525
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
PO Box 7154
Carol Stream, IL 60197-7154