Housing, Food, Transportation and More
Shelter Directory (Find Locations Near You)
Browse the listings of organizations that provide housing. Please call in advance to find support on finding emergency housing, overnight beds, and other resources for shelter.
Greater Chicago Food Depository (Find Locations Near You)
Find food pantries, soup kitchens, mobile food distributions near you in Cook County. Please call in advance to confirmation your eligibility and any paperwork needed.
Commute within the northwest suburbs or within the city of Chicago using the Pace bus system, Metra Rail, or CTA buses and trains. Learn how to plan trips between locations, purchase tickets, and more.
RTA Reduced Fair Permits (Apply for Permits)
RTA issued Reduced Fare Permits allow seniors (ages 65 and older) and persons with qualifying disabilities to ride at a reduced rate on CTA, Metra and Pace buses and trains. Qualifying disabilities need to be demonstrated through printouts from Social Security or a proof of disability forms from a doctor. All interested applicants must apply for this program.
Kenneth Young Center at the Algonquin Road Office provides cost-free rapid HIV, gonorrhea, and chlamydia testing by appointment. Open to all ages. No ID required.
Contact a KYC Tester at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or scheduling.
Our address is 650 E. Algonquin Rd. Suite 104 Schaumburg, IL 60173