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A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

March 2: Justice Circle celebrates the Law Project’s 20 years in evening reception at Chez

Twenty years of legal aid and advocacy by the Law Project at the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless will be celebrated Thursday, March 2 at an evening reception. The Justice Circle event will honor the Law Project’s founding director, Senior Counsel Rene Heybach, as well as the law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP for...x

College scholarship applications now available

Applications are now available online for our 2017 college scholarships, renewable $2,500 awards given by the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless to graduating high school seniors who experienced homelessness. Due by Friday, April 14 (by 4:30 p.m.), the application requires two letters of reference and certification signed by a school homeless liaison. Who’s eligible to apply? Graduating seniors...x

Using the StreetLight Chicago phone app, La Casa Norte pilots “Book A Bed” at its South Side youth shelter

Homeless youth can now reserve a shelter bed using a new “Book a Bed” feature on StreetLight Chicago, a free mobile app for homeless youth co-developed by the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless. Through “Book a Bed,” La Casa Norte makes available four beds at its Back of the Yards shelter, 1736 W. 47th Street. Launched Feb. 6, the...x