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Volunteers of America of Illinois

47 West Polk Street
Suite 250-2
Chicago, IL 60605

  • Phone: (312) 564-2300

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Also founded in 1896, Volunteers of America of Illinois is one of the organization's oldest local offices. For over 123 years, Volunteers of America of Illinois has met the critical needs of children and families throughout the state with a variety of strength-based, child-centered and family-focused services designed to strengthen families, promote healthy development and ensure safety, permanency and well-being for children. Each year, Volunteers of America of Illinois serves approximately 500 children and families through a broad continuum of child welfare services including foster care, specialized foster care, kinship care, family reunification and adoption.


  • Foster Care for Children 
  • Housing for Elderly
  • Veterans Services