Apartment Adoption Project starts for homeless Chicago youth

  CHICAGO – The 750 Club Apartment Adoption Project is launching this week in Chicago to provide private apartments for youth moving out of transitional housing. The project was initiated at the LGBTQ Homeless Youth Summit hosted earlier in 2014 by Windy City Times newspaper. The 750 Club aims to provide additional scattered-site housing to […]

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Storage issues for youth experiencing homelessness explored by new coalition

  CHICAGO — A coalition of foundations and advocates has come together to address the issue of storage of personal belongings for youth experiencing homelessness in the Chicago area. Lara Brooks, a longtime advocate for youth, has been hired as a consultant to investigate ways to provide storage at existing facilities, as well as to […]

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Chicago LGBTQ Youth Job Fair Oct. 22

Work! Chicago, an LGBTQ youth job fair, will be hosted Wed., Oct. 22, 2014, noon-4 p.m. at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted, sponsored by Windy City Times, Chicago House TransWorks, TransTech and the Center on Halsted. All members of the community can attend, with a special focus on LGBTQ youth and the transgender community. This job […]

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Volunteer Survey

Thank you for your interest in the subject of Chicago-area LGBTQ youth homelessness, and all of its related issues. The next steps include forming mini task forces on a range of topic areas. The link here will take you to a survey were you can express interest if you want to continue involvement. NOTE: If you do […]

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Public Meeting

Public meeting to discuss next steps Tuesday, July 8, 6-8 p.m. Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted RSVP: editor@windycitymediagroup.com

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