Family Shelter • Emergency Shelter • Transitional Housing
This 50-bed program expanded IWT’s services to include families headed by fathers and intact families due to the emergence of this as a major need since the economic downturn. Each year, Believe serves more than 200 women, children and men.
- For intact families and
- Single fathers with children
- Previously known as "Women's Institute Today"
- This service is free
- Adults accepted
How to Apply
A Chicago Department of Family and Support Services (CDFSS) referral is required.
Visit a local Community Service Center to obtain a referral. DFSS staff will contact shelter directly.
Shelter is sometimes at capacity. Call 773-374-7705 at any hour for more information.