emergency housing for children and adolescents


1616 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL  60004

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Shelter, Inc. provides community based, emergency and longer-term housing for children and adolescents who are abused, neglected, dependent or in need of supervision.


Since 1975, Shelter, Inc. has provided the emotional and physical care, programs and services that these children need to build safer, healthier and brighter futures.

Shelter, Inc. is:

  • Accredited by the Council on Accreditation
  • Accredited by Healthy Families America
  • Licensed by the State of Illinois Department of Children and Family Services
  • A non-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation
  • Governed by a Board of Directors
  • Supported by funds from Elk Grove, Hanover, Palatine, Schaumburg, Vernon and Wheeling townships; United Way, local municipalities, corporations, foundations, private donations, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and the Illinois Department of Human Services.


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Charity Ball

27th Annual Charity Ball


2014 Honorary Chairs:

Alisa and Rick Heidner

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Wish Lists

There are so many needs during the holidays and all year long for the children and adolescents in our programs.

You support is appreciated beyond words....

Thank you!


Boys Group Home Wish List

Jennings Home for Girls Wish List

Foster Care Wish List

Healthy Families Wish List

Transitional Living Program Wish List

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Charity Ball Raffle

Winters Golden Touch Annual Charity Ball
Arctic Raffle

Tickets are $100 each

Win the live auction prize of your dreams!

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Barrington High School IT Program

Kids Helping Kids

Many thanks to the students in Barrington High School's IT Campaign for all their hard work in raising $10,041.91 to donate to Shelter.  This donation will go a long way in helping to support Shelter's programs and services for abused and neglected children and adolescents and we're honored to have been selected for this generous contribution.


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