Community Services

The Y is meeting the needs of Chicagolands's neighborhoods by offering crucial services and classes.

As a cause-driven organization, one of our greatest strengths is our ability to listen and respond to the needs of the communities we serve. Whether providing education and training, or preventing chronic disease through health classes, we work tirelessly to provide a range of classes, activities, and programs that empower our neighbors to learn, grow, and thrive. 

We Offer…

Youth and Teen Leadership

Developing the values, skills and relationships for Chicagoland youth they'll need to succeed throughout life.


Providing four different types of housing: Supportive, Senior/HUD, Homeless Young Adults and Hotel Accommodations.

Youth Safety and Violence Prevention

The Y works every day to transform lives and communities. Amidst the ongoing problem of violence in Chicago, the Y provides leadership and initiatives that help make our neighborhoods safe.