Chicago Social Services

Find Chicago Illinois social services and programs provided for the public. Social services for the public are provided by the Social Services Office.


A Social Services Office is an office at the state, county, or local level that provides social and family services to members of the community. Social Services Offices have many different names and offer a range of services. Social Services Offices provide services for children, the elderly, families, and more. Their services may include providing food assistance, access to healthcare and health insurance, protective services for children and the elderly, worker and unemployment benefits, housing assistance, and other community assistance programs.

Cook County Social Service Department 727 East 111th Street Chicago IL 60628 773-660-2440

Illinois State Social Service Department 6201 South Emerald Drive Chicago IL 60621 773-371-6000

Illinois State Social Service Department 2501 West Bradley Place Chicago IL 60618 773-866-5500