The largest nonprofit provider of permanent affordable housing in Chicago’s western suburbs for over 30 years.


5th Annual "Uncorked" Wine Tasting & Benefit Auction

CHAD Uncorked Wine Tasting & Benefit AuctionJoin us on December 8th in the Red Oak Room at Cantigny Golf in Wheaton for a delightful evening of hors d'oeuvres and special wine tastings, accompanied by a spectacular auction, raffles and entertainment. Proceeds benefit CHAD programs and services.

Save the date!
Friday, December 8, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm 

2017 DuPage Human Race (5k/Walk)

Please join Team CHAD on May 6th in the DuPage Human Race. This 5k run or 2-mile fitness walk will raise money for 60+ organizations serving DuPage County.

Register today and be sure to specify CHAD as your charity. 50% of your registration fee will go directly to CHAD plus 100% of any fundraising that you do.

2017 DuPage Human Race

CHAD is a Guidestar Silver Level Participant

CHAD is now ranked as a  silver level Guidestar participant, demonstrating its commitment to transparency. The Guidestar Exchange allows nonprofit organizations, such as CHAD, to regularly update information to Guidestar. It provides richer and broader information about our services, impact, finances and people, for the benefit of our supporters.

Find a home

CHAD has over 440 housing units of all property types in 30 communities across DuPage, Kane, Will and portions of Cook counties in northeastern Illinois. Properties include apartment homes, condominiums, duplexes, town houses, and single family homes.

Brainard Naperville
  • 2 bedroom
  • $1200 /month
  • Available
Walking distance to 5th Avenue Metra Train Station. More info »
Woodridge Woodridge
  • 1 bedroom
  • $825 /month
  • Available
*APRIL SPECIAL * *OPEN HOUSE FRIDAY, APRIL 13. 9AM-2PM. * Apt in 3-story walk-up building. Tenant also pays electric. No pets allowed per... More info »
Woodridge Woodridge
  • 2 bedroom
  • $1100 /month
  • Available
*OPEN HOUSE FRIDAY, 4/13/18 9AM-2PM* Part of the Waterbury Condominium complex, this home features vertical blinds, a dining room living room combo,... More info »
Joliet Joliet
  • 2 bedroom
  • $850 /month
  • Available
2 bedroom, one bathroom apartment. Spacious eat-in kitchen with dishwasher and plenty of space for cooking! Kitchen opens up to large living room.... More info »
Addison Addison
  • 1 bedroom
  • $820 /month
  • Available
Located in a residential area, near shopping, dining, and Fullerton Elementary School. Unit features and eat-in kitchen and spacious living area.... More info »

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Community Housing Advocacy and Development 531 East Roosevelt Road, Suite 200 Wheaton, IL 60187 (Map + directions) Phone: (630) 456-4452 Fax: (630) 580-9244

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Monday–Friday, 8:00am–4:30pm

From the community

“I haven't been the best tenant, but CHAD always figures out a way that is beneficial for both us to resolve the problem -- even when times are hard for me. I just want to say, "Thank you!"”



46.1% of renters in DuPage County spend 30% or more of their income for rent (2010) CHAD helps families stay together.