The Housing Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1972 offering free services to housing seekers and housing providers. Our primary service area is Western Cook County but our services are available to people throughout the Chicago region. No matter where you want to live, the Housing Center will assist you in your search.

We provide:

  • Apartment Referrals
  • Technical Assistance to Property Owners and Managers
  • Fair Housing Training and Education
  • Fair Housing Research and Advocacy
  • Homeownership Counseling
  • Credit Counseling


To achieve meaningful and lasting diversity throughout Oak Park and the region.