Volunteer

Enrich Others

Emergency Shelter Volunteers

Professional Volunteers

Since 1990, more than 20,000 volunteers have combined their efforts to carry out our mission.

 

SSPADS' volunteers have:

  • Cared for over 15,000 men, women and children experiencing homelessness.
  • Hosted 19,532 shelter nights at our shelter sites.
  • Served 573,391 meals to those in need.
  • Encouraged men, women and children.
  • Made primary healthcare accessible for over 6,000 uninsured  persons.

 

We have a number of needs including meal teams as well as individuals who can volunteer in our emergency shelters as site managers or general volunteers.

 

A FEW HOURS OF YOUR TIME CAN MAKE ABIG DIFFERENCE!

 

Please call (708) 332-7700 ext.131 and ask for Troy Colbert.

 

At South Suburban PADS, we are always looking for professional volunteers to assist us at our office locations. Whether you are a working professional that believes in SSPADS' mission or a retired professional that wants to become more involved in the community, we encourage you to join our team of professional volunteers.

 

For more information about how to become a professional volunteer, please contact Regina Stevens at reginas@sspads.org or call (708) 550-4411 ext. 101.

 

 

 

 

ABOUT US

RESOURCES & LINKS

Since it’s opening nearly 26 years ago, SSPADS has served over 15,000 men, women and children; and 422,780 shelter nights have been provided. Many of those same congregations are still are partners today (24 in fact). 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

708-754-4357

North Tier

10037 S. Ridgeland

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

708-233-1221

Wellness Center

4411 W. Gatling Blvd.

Country Club Hills, IL 60478

708-550-4411