Fortitude Community Outreach

Fortitude Community Outreach
Provides emergency shelter (October-May), transitional housing, and workforce development for the homeless.
Kankakee County Only
Dawn Broers, PhD, LCSW Executive Director


Emergency Shelter

Fortitude operates an emergency overnight shelter for men, women, and children. Dinner and case management services are available each evening and breakfast in the morning. The shelter cannot accept registered sex offenders. Interested parties must contact the Homeless Helpline at 833-815-HOPE (4673) for resources, pre-screening, and further instruction. Visit the Fortitude website or Facebook for more information.
Last Updated: 01/31/2024 at 11:40 AM