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The Lincoln Park Community Shelter (LPCS) is a comprehensive social service agency serving adult men and women who are experiencing homelessness. Located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, LPCS has been providing shelter and other basic needs to our community since 1985. Today, LPCS provides interim housing, meals, and a focused array of social services to more than 400 people each year.

Latest News

30th Anniversary Book

In celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Lincoln Park Community Shelter a collective memoir of stories was created by past and present LPCS Guests, Graduates, ICLP Residents, Community Clients, Staff, Board Members, Supporters, Volunteers, and Neighorbors. To purchase your copy of "A Journey Home: 30 Years of Ending Homelessness and Building Community" click here

From the Executive Director

 
Greetings! As 2015 was a year of transition and growth for the Lincoln Park Community Shelter (LPCS), 2016 promises to be a year filled with exciting change and evolution.  As I’ve said before, homelessness truly requires a community response, and this community has responded time and time again for over 30 years now. To continue reading click here.
 
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Events

Hustle Fitness

Join us for the 4th Annual Chili Cook Off at Hustle Fitness with all proceeds benefitting LPCS! The event will take place on February 28 at 5:00p.m. It's $15 if you pre-register and $20 at the door. Click here to learn more! 

Soup & Bread

Join us for a community meal at The Hideout on March 2, 2016 from 5:30pm-8:00pm. All donations collected at the door benefit LPCS! Click here to read more.

Metamorphosis Party 2016

Join us at The Atrium on April 29th, 2016 for the ninth annual Metamorphosis Party. Funds raised from this event directly support the programs and Guests of the Lincoln Park Community Shelter. For more information and to register for the event click here.

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