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July 23, 2021

We are in need of Ramen noodle and tuna pouch donations. We also need donations of 10-cent spiral notebooks. If you would like to donate items, please bring them to our Ogden Avenue Supportive ... See more

July 23, 2021

Mark your calendars for the 10th annual Brew Moon Beer and Band Festival! Brew Moon will be held Oct. 16 at The Max in McCook. Event proceeds will benefit three different charities, including BEDS. ... See more

July 22, 2021

Thankful Thursday! Thank you to Fourteensixteen, Mainstreet Wines and Spirits, Lis Williams, AWE Partners and everyone who came out to support BEDS Plus at the Rose Rendevous earlier this week. It ... See more

July 22, 2021

Thankful Thursday! Thank you to Fourteensixteen, Mainstreet Wines and Spirits and everyone who came out to support BEDS Plus at the Rose Rendevous earlier this week. It was a great night. We love our ... See more

July 21, 2021

Come out and visit BEDS at the Village of Summit and Summit Park District Health Fair, being held at 5700 S. Archer Avenue in Summit from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today.

July 20, 2021

The state of Illinois and BEDS Plus Care are partnering to bring a mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinic to the Bridgeview Inn Motel, 10030 S Harlem Ave. in Bridgeview. Open to the public, the vaccine ... See more

July 19, 2021

BEDS Bulletin! The final eviction moratorium from the CDC will expire on July 31, a date that the Biden administration, renters, landlords and housing advocates alike are focused on. The White House ... See more

July 17, 2021

Tenant applications for the Illinois Housing Development Authority's Illinois Rental Payment Program are due Sunday, July 18! The emergency rental assistance program is designed to support households ... See more

July 16, 2021

The state of Illinois and BEDS Plus Care are partnering to bring a mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinic to the Bridgeview Inn Motel, 10030 S. Harlem Ave. in Bridgeview. Open to the public, the vaccine ... See more

July 16, 2021

Come out and celebrate with us tonight at Milk Money Brewing. One of our community partners, Milk Money Brewing is celebrating its grand opening and proceeds from its 50/50 charity raffle tonight ... See more

BEDS Bulletin

BEDS Special Bulletin: The Continuing Eviction Crisis and its Economic Consequences

BEDS Special Bulletin: The Continuing Eviction Crisis and its Economic Consequences

Today, we’d like to share updates about federal and state eviction moratoria. Eviction Moratoriums Extended On June 24, the Biden administration extended the CDC’s eviction moratorium until July 31, and, on June 25, J.B. Pritzker extended Illinois’ moratorium until July 24. As the pandemic continues, these moratoria are preventing a […]

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What is Housing Navigation?

What is Housing Navigation?

One of the primary challenges homeless people face is navigating the housing market. Housing search and placement services can address many of the barriers faced by those experiencing homelessness, such as low incomes and unstable housing histories among other things. Every Tuesday, our housing case managers help clients find affordable […]

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IHDA Releases its Housing Blueprint 2021

IHDA Releases its Housing Blueprint 2021

We provide direct services to people experiencing homelessness and imminent risk of homelessness; however, we also support government, nonprofit, and other institutions as they work to create structural change in the housing market. The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) is a state government agency that finances the creation and preservation […]

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What Our Clients Say

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!
John
BEDS gave me direction when my life was going in circles.  Now I have a place to rest and think.
Ed
These people at BEDS…they go the extra mile.
Louise
Thank you BEDS Plus…you have helped me to come from the lowest and darkest time of my life to live again.
Andy
I don’t know where I’d be without BEDS Plus.  I can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel.
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