Help for Adults & Families

Services for Adults & Families

We motivate and empower families and individuals who are on a path to stability and self-sufficiency. We create a support network that meets the myriad of needs of each individual and family. We resolve immediate crises and increase short term stability, reduce isolation and increase social supports, and propel individuals and families to increase their long-term stability.

Individualized Support

Assistance with CEDA/LIHEAP utility applications, public benefits, and employment services. Case management services also available

Food Pantries

Our Client Choice food pantries empower adults and families to select the food that best meets their needs

Computer Education & Access

We offer individual and group computer instruction, as well as open computer access

Outcomes for Adults & Families

Providing supportive services to resolve immediate crises, increase long-term stability, and enhance social supports.


clients were served by Outreach in 2018


pounds of food were distributed in our food pantries


computer classes and open lab sessions offered at Marillac

Individualized Support this website

Both locations offer assistance with CEDA/LIHEAP utility applications and public benefits. We also help with applications for furnace assistance, home weatherization, and additional utility help when available. For more information on service hours and required documents, contact each location.

Employment services are available, including resume assistance, job search and preparation, and employment clothing. Contact each location for more information on the services offered at that site.

Marillac Social Center (west side): 773-584-3244

St. Vincent de Paul Center (north side): 312-278-4125

St. Vincent de Paul Center offers tailored, 1:1 support to achieve specific goals through case management. Call St. Vincent de Paul Center for more information.

Food Pantries this website

Marillac St. Vincent is one of the largest food pantry providers in Cook County. We offer Client Choice food pantries at both sites. Our pantries strive to provide access to nutritious food options to promote healthy living.

Computer Access & Education this website

MSV offers open lab times, individual tutoring, and group computer classes at our Foglia Family & Youth Center.

Learn desktop basics, mouse skills, typing, email, web browsing, and more!