Temporarily located at 3500 W. Peterson Ave. Volunteer groups meet at 7080 N. McCormick Blvd., Lincolnwood. Learn more.

Our Services

We Can Help

The Ark is a vibrant hub for vital human services, always free and confidential. Call The Ark at 773-973-1000 for a confidential conversation with our caring Intake Coordinator or refer a loved one or someone you know.

Case Management and Social Services

The Anna and Jacob Fine Social Services Center matches clients with experienced case managers who create individualized plans using The Ark’s wide array of free services.

Financial Counseling and Assistance

The Ark’s certified staff financial counselor teaches clients healthy financial skills and recommends financial assistance as appropriate.

Employment Services

The Employment Services Division provides comprehensive and intensive job coaching that covers the necessary steps to ensure a productive job search.

Mental Health Services

The Ark’s Intensive Day Program enhances and enriches the lives of Jewish adults living with mental health challenges.

Food Assistance and Pantry

The Ark’s Rhea Segal Food Pantry Program, operating in Northbrook and Chicago, offers nutritious kosher food, necessary household products, and personal care items all at no cost.

Health Clinics and Pharmacy

The Ark provides free, high-quality, and comprehensive medical care. Our services include medical, dental, vision, and pharmacy services.

Transitional Housing

The Sarnoff-Levin Residence provides up to 120 days of housing, food, and supportive services for people experiencing homelessness. Case Managers partner with clients facing housing challenges to determine the right solution to help them reach stability and keep them safe.

Spiritual Enrichment

The Michael E. Schneider Spiritual Enrichment Program offers a wide selection of classes, communal meals, Jewish holiday celebrations, and compassionate care.

“I thank you for your very kind generosity towards me. Words seem inadequate for the time and magnitude of my appreciation for your benevolence with The Ark’s help towards my rent.”


Financial Assistance

“I recently referred one of my clients to your food pantry, and they were overwhelmed by your generous support. For the first time in months, my client is able to eat three meals a day and still have enough food for his family.”

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Free and Confidential

If you or someone you know could benefit from The Ark’s services, contact us.