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BEDS Plus Care is a non-profit agency that helps homeless individuals obtain stable, affordable hous

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Help us design a mural for our new Summit Service Center! BEDS has partnered with The Warehouse Project & Gallery to create art for our new service center opening up in Summit. Chronically homeless clients with disabling conditions will receive temporary housing at the new Summit Service Center, 7666 W 63rd Street, scheduled to open Summer 2022. We are seeking community mural ideas for a mural that will adorn the exterior of the Summit Service Center. Click here to submit your idea: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScPUO3UeWUXhRwF4SXtvAygCXappAMYnrwKJRVquTyLl-GCow/viewform ... See MoreSee Less
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First Congregational Church of Western Springs is a long-time supporter of BEDS Plus. The church supports BEDS and our programs through its mission programs as well as its Woman's Society. Church volunteers over the years have worked and hosted summer shelter, provided meals, conducted drives and delivered food rescue. Their support is essential to our success and ability to help vulnerable clients in the communities we serve. We thank our faith-based supporters and the many individuals at these churches who also donate and help us carry out our mission. Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less
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Thankful Thursday! Thank you to the family of former BEDS client Kenny, who donated gift cards, cash and shelf-stable food items to our clients. Kenny's family organized a 5K run/walk last year that raised funds for BEDS in memory of Kenny. His family has continued to support BEDS. Pictured here are his sister Candice, aunt Bernice and dad Ken. Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less
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BEDS Faith-based Partnerships: First Congregational Church of Western Springs

BEDS Faith-based Partnerships: First Congregational Church of Western Springs

First Congregational Church of Western Springs is a long-time supporter of BEDS Plus. The church supports BEDS and our programs through its mission programs as well as its Woman’s Society. Church volunteers over the years have worked summer shelter shifts, provided meals and provided transportation. Their support is essential to […]

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Permanent Supportive Housing: Jonah’s move-in day

Permanent Supportive Housing: Jonah’s move-in day

After experiencing homelessness for four years, Jonah now has a place to call home. He connected with BEDS while living out of his car. We were able to help Jonah find housing through our Permanent Supportive Housing program, which pairs case management with support services to help our clients stabilize […]

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Volunteers vital to our work

Volunteers vital to our work

BEDS was founded by a committed group of La Grange area residents. They did not have any formal human services training; they simply saw people living outdoors and decided to act. We started as a weekly shelter in an area faith-based organization. Other faith-based organizations soon joined in, bringing new groups […]

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What Our Clients Say

Danny
Just having that key to the door gives me a sense of happiness. It's invigorating, it is a special feeling.
Kayla
The LATH program has truly helped. It is an inspiration to gain independence as a woman, as a mom, and has helped me grow.
Maiele
BEDS really helped me find the stability and structure that I needed.
Montario
The staff at BEDS is great. Great is an understatement. Awesome, especially Rapid Rehousing Case Manager Beth Kulpinski. She goes out of her way for people.
Bill and Yvette
Saving our lives and futures, providing food and shelter, helping us find a way back home, loving us when we feel no else does, not judging us instead accepting us as we are!
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