Advocacy

CHAD advocates for affordable quality housing throughout the community

  • With State Representative Sandy Pihos, CHAD advocated for House Bill 5125, which limits townhouse associations from barring rental units that are rented to nonprofit agencies such as CHAD.
  • CHAD continues to encourage the adoption of city standards for rental property, and implement rental inspections to avoid bad examples of affordable housing. The city of Westmont has recently adopted these standards. CHAD hopes to see them spread to other DuPage County communities.

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Contact
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.”

—Annette

Fact

90 Number of hours per week that an Illinois minimum wage earner must work to afford a two bedroom apartment CHAD helps families stay together.