The Ark

Contact Information:

6450 North Califormia Avenue
Chicago, IL 60645
(773) 973-1000

Hours

  • Monday 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday closed
  • Sunday closed


About this Shelter

The ARK provides interim (up to 120 days) housing and support services for homeless individuals and families. Clients also have access to all ARK services, three kosher meals a day, Jewish classes, communal meals, and holiday celebrations.


Hours:

Mon & Wed 9:00am - 7:30pm

Tues & Thurs 9:00am - 5:00pm

Fri 9:00am - 2:00pm


Mission Statement: The mission of The ARK is to help Chicagoland Jews who are facing adversity navigate toward self-reliance. ARK professionals, volunteers, and donors provide free, comprehensive services within a framework of Jewish values and laws.

  • Men are welcome.
  • Women are welcome.
  • Children are welcome.
  • Teenage children are welcome.
  • Families are welcome.
  • Shelter has a food pantry.
  • Provides transitional shelters.
  • Is faith based.
  • Provides medical assistance.
  • Provides mental health counseling.


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  • Posted by on Apr 17, 2020

    Homeless for 4 months in my old truck need shelter

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