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The Anticipated Surge in Women’s Homelessness

The COVID-19 pandemic is shining a light on chasms in the foundation of American life. For some time, women have been working hard to shatter…

Homelessness: A Choice?

Is homelessness a lifestyle choice? If it is, what leads a person to make such a decision? A common assumption about people who are homeless…

Criminalizing Homelessness

The cycle of homelessness and poverty endures in part due to the US criminal justice system. Behaviors that are linked to mental illness or are…

Systemic Racism and Homelessness

Nationally and in Chicago, Black and African-American women are over-represented among people experiencing homelessness. These disparities are not a coincidence.

31st Annual Winter Walk!

Why do we walk? Winter Walk: a Mile in Her Shoes highlights the harsh reality of women’s homelessness during the deadly cold of Chicago’s winters. Your support can make the difference between a woman struggling to survive alone on the street and a woman who is safe and warm in her own bed. This year, you can help women experiencing homelessness by walking, donating, and/or fundraising. Sarah’s Circle thanks you for your help ensuring that every woman in Chicago has a place to call home. Last year’s tremendous support of Winter Walk: a Mile in Her Shoes continues to have a...

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Why Sarah's Circle?

Uniquely qualified to provide services to women who are homeless or face barriers to achieving permanent, safe housing, Sarah's Circle is an active, vetted, and approved member of Global Giving and has been given a 4-star rating by Charity Navigator.

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