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Full Resource Name:

Catholic Charities- Emergency Shelter

671 South Lewis Avenue
Waukegan, IL 60085

(847) 782-4100



Short-term motel shelter stays for individuals/families that are currently homeless and have an identified housing plan. Provides general information and referrals to other social service agencies in Lake County and surrounding areas.

Primary Services:

General Information


Monday: 08:30am-04:30pm
Tuesday: 08:30am-04:30pm
Wednesday: 08:30am-04:30pm
Thursday: 08:30am-04:30pm
Friday: 08:30am-04:30pm

Intake Process:

Individuals are screened by intake staff for eligibility for the Motel Voucher Program by calling 847-782-4100.

Program Fees:

No fees/charges


Eligible individuals and households must meet the following criteria: Have no permanent housing; have no other resource for shelter immediately available; demonstrate reasonable potential for securing a more stable shelter situation in the near future; be willing to create a case plan; must not be under the influence of alcohol or an illegal drug; agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the Catholic Charities Motel Shelter program and the motel.

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