South Side Help Center
Living Our Mission • Serving People • Strengthening Communities
Volunteer With Us
We Need Help With Food Pantry Duties:
• Packing Food Goods
• Taking Inventory
• Packing Prevention Materials
Interested in Joining Us:
Call us at 773-701-4259 or
send us an email at
Looking forward to your help
We are proud to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website. On behalf of all of us here at South Side Help Center, welcome!
To show our appreciation for your visit we are giving the first 100 visitors a free lapel pin.
our new website!
South Side Help Center (SSHC) is purposed to help people of all ages embrace a lifestyle of prevention against mental, physical and social ills by providing positive, healthy alternatives so that community residents can lead productive lives. South Side Help Center (SSHC) has been serving Chicago’s South Side for over thirty years. Our programs and services have grown and evolved so that we may better serve the needs of our clients and community. However, our reason for being remains the same: to provide people with positive healthy alternatives.
At a Glance
With a focus on holistic wellness and academic achievement, SSHC Youth Program is designed to foster leaders through the development of positive self-image, conflict resolution, and support.
Mobile Testing Unit
Our mobile testing unit provides confidential, expert counseling and testing at festivals, parades, parks, parties and other indoor and outdoor events where those in our community gather to celebrate life.
Visit Our Timeline
Since our inception in 1987, we've come a long way and have remain steadfast to fulfilling our mission to serving people and strengthening communties. Visit our online timeline for an overview of our rich history.
Join SSHC's mailing list to receive program announcements and news.
SSHC has an opt-in email system through Constant Contact and will not share your information with other parties. You may unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link included at the bottom of our emails.