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April 19, 2021
Homelessness in U.S. Rose for 4th Straight Year, Report Says

BEDS Bulletin! An annual nationwide survey completed before the COVID-19 pandemic found that homelessness in the U.S. rose for the fourth consecutive year, with about 580,000 people living on the ... See more

A new report almost certainly underestimates the spread, depth and urgency of the crisis given that the data doesn’t yet reflect the pandemic, federal officials warned.

April 18, 2021
Compassion United Methodist Church

Thank you to Compassion United Methodist Church for supporting our clients and our mission! We are overwhelmed by the generosity. We also are so grateful for community partners like Tischler Finer ... See more

290 Meals for BEDS Plus!

April 17, 2021
BEDS Plus

BEDS Plus Care, Milk Money Brewing and Proper Rate are partnering to raise support for women and families fleeing domestic violence. Visit Milk Money Brewing, 75 S. La Grange Road in downtown La ... See more

April 17, 2021
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BEDS Plus Care, Milk Money Brewing and Proper Rate are partnering to raise support for women and families fleeing domestic violence. Visit Milk Money Brewing, 75 S. La Grange Road in downtown La ... See more

April 16, 2021

Albert is back home in the community where he grew up. After years of experiencing homelessness, Albert made his way to a BEDS Plus Shelter in La Grange. He was connected with Housing Case Manager ... See more

April 16, 2021

BEDS is currently looking to fill several open case manager positions in our Emergency Shelter and Supportive Housing programs. Interested applications can email Executive Director Tina Rounds at ... See more

April 15, 2021

"I am a mother and woman who was trying to get her life together, not just for me but for my kids. If my kids can see that I am trying and doing it, then that will show that they can do it too. My ... See more

April 15, 2021

Thankful Thursday! A heartfelt thank you to Boy Scout Troop 1 from Westchester and the St. Vincent DePaul Society at Divine Infant Parish. The boy scouts have been providing Easter baskets for ... See more

April 15, 2021

Thankful Thursday! A heartfelt thank you to Boy Scout Troop 1 from Westchester and the St. Vincent DePaul Society at Divine Infant Parish. The boy scouts have been providing Easter baskets for ... See more

April 14, 2021

During National Superheroes Month, we celebrate our staff! Meet Erin Molek, Community Engagement Coordinator. Erin first got involved with BEDS about seven years ago when she started volunteering. ... See more

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Meet BEDS Superhero, Erin Molek

Meet BEDS Superhero, Erin Molek

Erin said there was a need for the Food Rescue program because clients were getting minimal nutritional value from the foods they were able to purchase on their own. What started out as a harvest program has since evolved into a program that provides BEDS clients with substantial meals. Initially, […]

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Meet BEDS Superhero, Sue Dever

Meet BEDS Superhero, Sue Dever

During National Superheroes Month, we celebrate our staff! Meet Sue Dever, Emergency Services Coordinator. Sue started out as a volunteer at BEDS back in 2014, when she and her teenage son had signed up to work an emergency overnight shelter shift. She became more and more involved as a volunteer […]

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Brookfield Elks, Tischler’s partner to aid BEDS Plus clients

Brookfield Elks, Tischler’s partner to aid BEDS Plus clients

Riverside/Brookfield Landmark reporter Jackie Pisano wrote about the partnership between the Brookfield Elks and grocer Tischlers Finer Foods to provide food to BEDS clients. The food basket donations, part of the Match a Meal program, have helped to feed more than 100 people so far. Click here to read more. […]

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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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