Support Our Mission

Share the Warmth

Faith communities, please help us provide first month's rent to those experiencing homelessness! Click the images below to learn more about and donate to our Share the Warmth Initiative.

Adopt a Room

When SSPADS' clients are placed in housing, they often require furniture and other household items to help make their house into a home. Items that are frequently needed include new beds, dressers, tables, chairs, pillows, and sheets. If you or your organization are interested in donating furniture or household items, please contact Ro D'Souza at or call (708) 332-7707

Hearts for Homes

Hearts for Homes is an initiative to help prevent homelessness in the south suburbs of Chicago. If you are interested in assisting a SSPADS’ client with one month of rent, two months of rent, three months of rent, or your best gift, please donate by clicking the link below.


Cover a Shelter

During the shelter season, SSPADS is often in need of extra-large twin, full, and queen sheets as well as warm blankets. If you or your orgranization is interested in donating sheets or blankets to our shelters, please contact

Stephanie Kidd at or call (708) 332-7700 ext. 131.


 SSPADS has served over 17,000 men, women and children; and 422,780 shelter nights have been provided. Many of those same congregations are still are partners today. In addition to emergency shelter SSPADS provides permanent  supportive housing units, of which 77 are located in our Country Club Hills Wellness Center.




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Our Locations

South Tier

414 W. Lincoln Highway

Chicago Heights, IL 60411


Wellness Center

4411 W. Gatling Blvd.

Country Club Hills, IL 60478