What We Do

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.


600 W. Fullerton Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

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

General E-mail:


What’s New at LPCS

Taste of Fall
Friday, November 6, 2015
7:00 to 11:00pm
(VIP Reception 6:30 to 7:00pm)
 Ravenswood Event Center Showroom, 4025 N. Ravenswood Ave Chicago, IL 60613

Join Lincoln Park Community Shelter as we taste our way through Fall.  Enjoy the best food and drink the season has to offer.  Enjoy live music while taking in the breathtaking atmosphere at the Ravenswood Event Center Showroom.  All proceeds benefit the Lincoln Park Community Shelter. Register here online for event tickets and sponsorships.

Visit for the full lineup of food and drink vendors, sponsors, and more ...
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Guest Spotlight: Graduate Mike

Mike has grown tremendously as a person over the past several years, and he credits the Lincoln Park Community Shelter as a positive influence in his life. The social support Mike received and continues to receive from LPCS has helped shaped the man he is today. Mike came to LPCS in 2002 (when his living situation became unhealthy and dangerous). After being hospitalized for depression several times, Mike looked to LPCS as the support he needed in his life. In addition to the moral and physical support he received, Mike took advantage of the resources and opportunities that LPCS offered ...

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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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