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Heartland Alliance, one of the world’s leading anti-poverty organizations, works in communities in the U.S. and abroad to serve those who are homeless, living in poverty, or seeking safety. It provides a comprehensive array of services in the areas of health, housing, jobs and justice – and leads state and national policy efforts, which target lasting change for individuals and society.

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Press Releases

  • Englewood Neighborhood Welcomes New Community Health Center

    Heartland Alliance Health Provides Vital Services for South Side Community Chicago, July 20 — Today, Heartland Alliance Health (HAH), part of Heartland Alliance, celebrates with Chicago’s Englewood community to welcome the neighborhood’s newest community health center. An acknowledgement ceremony featuring local officials and community partners, as well as a family fun fair commemorated the occasion. …

  • Heartland Alliance Announces Innovative Program Designed To Reduce Gun Violence And Provide Economic Opportunity For Those At Highest Risk Of Gun Violence Involvement

    The Collaborative, Multi-year Initiative Engages the Hardest to Reach Individuals and Connects Them with Jobs, Therapy and Support Services to Enable a Better Future CHICAGO – June 8, 2018 – READI Chicago (Rapid Employment And Development Initiative) is an innovative response to reduce gun violence that connects people most at risk of gun violence involvement …

  • Proposed Legislation Aims to End Predatory Car Title Lending Rates in Illinois

    Heartland Alliance, Legislators and Consumer Coalitions Introduce “Fair Lending Act”   Springfield, Ill. February 13, 2018 – In an effort to protect consumers from extreme auto title lending practices and triple-digit interest rates, Heartland Alliance, Senator Kimberly Lightford, Representative Christian Mitchell, and various consumer protection organizations today announced the Fair Lending Act (SB2843) at the …

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