We are committed to delivering quality, affordable housing where individuals and families can live, work and thrive.


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 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.

Vermont Villa Park
  • 2 bedroom
  • $1100 /month
  • Available
One-level duplex with partially finished basement. Tenant pays all utilities and handles lawn care and snow removal.NA More info »
Golf Meadows Estates Woodridge
  • 2 bedroom
  • $1000 /month
  • Available
Property located in beautiful Golf Meadow Estates and overlooks golf course. More info »
7957 Knottingham Darien
  • 3 bedroom
  • $1400 /month
  • Available
Beautiful 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bath townhome features an updated eat-in kitchen, fireplace, laundry room with washer/dryer. Tenant also pays all... More info »

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What's new

Latest news

CHAD receives charitable donation from Ecolab Foundation in Naperville, IL
January 22, 2015
CHAD expands affordable housing presence into the community of Darien in Chicago’s western suburbs
January 14, 2015
CHAD Newsletter Fall 2014
December 5, 2014

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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

“I cannot express enough how much I love my apartment and (how I've appreciated) the help from everyone. I will do my best to be a good tenant. May God bless you all.”



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