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The Lincoln Park Community Shelter (LPCS) is comprehensive social service agency serving adult men and women who are experiencing homelessness. Located in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood, the LPCS has been providing shelter and other basic needs to our homeless neighbors for 25 years. Today, the LPCS provides interim housing, meals, and a targeted array of social services to over 300 people each year.

Contact

600 W. Fullerton Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

Phone: (773) 549-6111
Fax: (773) 549-1767

General E-mail: lpcsinfo@lpcsonline.org

Welcome

What’s New at LPCS

A Farewell from our Executive Director, Erin Ryan:

Dear Friend of LPCS,

It is with gratitude for your many years of support that I would like to announce my planned departure from my position as Executive Director of the Lincoln Park Community Shelter to pursue a new career opportunity. After nearly 15 years at LPCS, and nearly 8 years as its Executive Director, I truly feel that LPCS has served me as much as I have served the organization and its Guests. Read more

A Message from our Board of Directors:

Dear Friend of LPCS,

On behalf of the Lincoln ...

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Upcoming Events

Taste of Fall

Nov. 14, 2014 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Save the date! Taste of Fall 2014 will be Friday, November 14th at Gallery 1028; featuring live music from the Tony Bondi Project. For information on how you can get involved as a sponsor contact Community Relations & Development Manager, Lashawnda M. Carter at lcarter@lpcsonline.org.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Saint Clement Catholic Church

This month we would like to spotlight one of the four neighboring churches that established LPCS. St.Clement Catholic Church recently had their Annual Day of Service, and we were lucky enough to be one of the sites selected.

This month we would like to spotlight one of the four neighboring churches that established LPCS.  St. Clement Catholic Church recently had their Annual Day of Service, and we were lucky enough to be one of the sites selected. The group came here on Saturday, April 26th energized and ready to work and they did an excellent job.

This group organized our pantry, cleaning closet, and did yard work in the front and back of the facility. The kids of St. Clement also packed sack lunches and made delicious centerpieces (with marshmallows and candy!) to decorate our dining room ...

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Homelessness is...

Stories from guests and graduates of the LPCS. View the inspirational Shelter video on YouTube. And share with a friend!

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