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


2016 DuPage Human Race (5k/Walk)

Please join Team CHAD on April 30th in the DuPage Human Race. This 5k run / 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.

2016 DuPage Human Race

CHAD Receives 2015 Best of Wheaton Award

We are honored to have been selected for the 2015 Best of Wheaton Award in the Residential Buildings category by the Wheaton Award Program.

Read the 2015 Best of Wheaton press release for more information.

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.

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CHAD has over 400 housing units of all property types in 29 communities across DuPage, Kane and portions of Cook and Will counties in northeastern Illinois. Properties include apartment homes, condominiums, duplexes, town houses, and single family homes.

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Latest news

Support CHAD in the 2016 DuPage Human Race
February 29, 2016
3rd Annual Uncorked Wine Tasting & Auction A Success
November 24, 2015
3rd Annual CHAD Uncorked Wine Tasting & Benefit Auction
September 30, 2015

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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

Office hours
Monday–Friday, 8:00am–4:30pm

From the community

“The help I have received from CHAD is priceless. I want to say, "Thank you!" from the bottom of my heart.”



17.7% of children in Kane County live in poverty CHAD helps families stay together.