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Community Resources

Baby Items and Clothing

Car Seat Safety
Click the link above to schedule a car seat check. Checks are done every Wednesday morning at Advocate Sherman Hospital.
Phone: 708-684-7019 Call for appt.

Corbella Clinic Pregnancy Center (Baby Store)
101 E. State Street South Elgin, IL 60177
Phone: 847-697-0220 Text: 224-268-5848

Rush-Copley Medical Center Women's Health Institute (Car Seats and Car Seat Installation Training)
Phone: 630-236-4262

Salvation Army (Diapers, Wipes, House supplies)
316 Douglas Avenue Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: 847-741-2304

Trinity Baptist Community Church (Infant, Toddler and Adult Clothing: Families Shop Every Sunday for Free)
Compassion Center Open 12:30-2:00
5918 Route 31 Crystal Lake, IL 
Phone: 815-444-0355

Food Resources

Salvation Army
316 Douglas Ave Elgin, IL   60120
Phone: 847-741-2304

Two Rivers Head Start Food Pantry
418 Airport Road Elgin, IL  60123
Phone: 847-717-6048

Housing Support

Community Crisis Center 
Phone: 847-697-2380

Head Start Emergency Rent Assistance
Phone: 630-264-1444

PADS of Elgin
Phone: 847-608-9744


Elgin Parks and Recreation
Phone: 847-931-6100

Transportation Support 

Pace Suburban Bus Service
Phone: 800-606-1282


Miscellaneous Support

Catholic Charities
General Family Support
Phone: 847-622-0446

Centro de Información
1885 Lin Lor Lane, Elgin 
Provides Bilingual Advocacy, information and referral, immigration services, parenting skills training, community education and youth programs.
Phone: 847-695-9050

Salvation Army Elgin Community Center
General Family Support and  
Phone: 847-741-2304

Single Mom Assistance in Elgin
Phone: 847-931-2700