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.
BEDS partners with AMITA Health, The Cognitive Clinic, and Pillars Community Health to provide healthcare and behavioral healthcare services at its daytime support center and emergency shelter sites.
Immediately after Illinois’ emergency declaration, BEDS reshapes its services to protect its clients and communities during the pandemic.
BEDS facilitates $1 million in direct and government emergency rental assistance to help at-risk households remain in housing.
Ogden Avenue Supportive Housing opens its doors to 20 residents with histories of chronic homelessness and disability.
LaGrange Area Transitional Housing (LATH) becomes a BEDS subsidiary, providing families with a disability a place to live and become independent.
BEDS Plus adds nine new shelter sites in Southwest Suburban Cook County, bringing the shelter capacity to 110 beds a night.
BEDS adopts a Housing First strategy to move shelter guests quickly into housing and help them stay housed through individualized case management.
BEDS Plus holds its first major fundraising event, Harvest Moon, to increase resources for shelter and other services
Project Wellness Initiative Network provides housing for chronically ill homeless who are heavy users of emergency rooms.