Heartland Alliance Health – Health Centers

Located in the Chicago Uptown community at Heartland Health Center – Uptown, HCS provides primary health care, urgent care for oral health, case management, and assistance with applying for benefits and entitlements for people who are experiencing homelessness. This program also provides primary care services at outreach sites where people experiencing homelessness stay throughout the Chicago metropolitan area.

These health centers receive HHS funding and have federal Public Health Service deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical  malpractice itself and its covered individuals.

Acronyms / Alternate NamesHealthcare for the Homeless, Heartland Health Center - Uptown, HCH
CompanyHeartland Alliance Health
DivisionPrimary Care

“Medical assessments, immunizations, TB testing, laboratory services, prescription services, HIV/AIDS treatment, hepatitis C treatment, substance abuse treatment, referrals for specialty care, addiction/overdose prevention

Primary medical care, urgent care for oral health, referrals for mental health care, referrals for substance use treatment, case management”

LanguagesWith advanced notice, Heartland Alliance services can be provided in more than 35 different languages.,

“Heartland Health Outreach is funded to care for those living with HIV and those living in either: (1) permanent supportive housing; (2) transitional housing; (3) doubling up situation; (4) shelter, on the street or other place not meant for human habitation

Homeless per federal definition, Identification card, income verification”

Referral / Intake

Contact the program to apply for services

Appointments / Walk-ins

This program takes appointments and accepts walk-ins


Sliding scale based on income

Address1015 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago IL 60640
Community: Uptown
Address22 N Sangamon St
Chicago IL 60607
Community: West Loop
Address155 W 75th St
Chicago IL 60620
Community: Englewood / Park Manor

Two blocks east of Lawrence Avenue CTA Red Line stop or take the #81 Lawrence Avenue bus or #151 Sheridan bus to Lawrence and Sheridan


Hours vary Monday – Saturday

James West:
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

75th Street:
Monday 8:30 AM-3:00 PM

Contact First NameSean
Contact Last NameBurke
Contact Position / Job TitleSenior Director, Clinical Operations Management
Contact Phone773-275-2586
Contact Emailsburke@heartlandalliance.org