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Department of Family and Support Services - Trina Davila

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Hours of operation

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9am-5pm
Wednesday 11am-7pm


DHS centers operate warming/cooling centers based on the season. They also help individuals and families in need access a wide range of resources from shelter, food and clothing to domestic violence assistance, job training/placement and prisoner re-entry. Clients can get information about rental, utility and other financial assistance programs.

Intake Process

Clients can walk-in or schedule appointments on the phone. Clients participate in an initial assessment to identify their needs. Some basic services can be provided immediately. Clients with multiple or complex issues are assigned a case worker.

Referral Process

Clients can walk-in and self refer but if an agency wants to refer they can schedule an appointment with the client for their intake.

Other Information

Any client is eligible to receive services regardless of type of offense or time since release.


Department of Family and Support Services - Trina Davila

4345 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

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