Erie House Seeks Executive Director

Executive Director Chicago, IL Founded in 1870 in West Town, Erie Neighborhood House has provided the most comprehensive support immigrant and low-income families in Chicago need to thrive, and the organization has evolved and expanded over 150 years to meet their needs. Today, Erie House is a modern social services nonprofit and reaches approximately 20,000…

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Executive Director Transition Announcement

July 28, 2021 – Erie Neighborhood House announced today that Kirstin Chernawsky, Executive Director, will step down later this summer. She will join the Pritzker administration as the Division Director of the newly created IDHS Division of Early Childhood. A staunch and passionate advocate and professional in the field, Kirstin’s appointment is a testament to…

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Erie Neighborhood House Opens Satellite Office in Partnership with the City of Berwyn

The organization’s first suburban location will offer resources and direct assistance to the Berwyn Community.  BERWYN, April 26, 2021 — Today Erie Neighborhood House and the City of Berwyn announced a partnership by sponsoring a new location to service Berwyn residents and surrounding neighborhoods.  At this location, Erie House will provide bilingual support, guidance, and connection to vital…

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Erie Neighborhood House — the oldest operating settlement house in Chicago — celebrates 150 years

The organization first opened its doors in West Town on December 4, 1870 CHICAGO — Erie Neighborhood House, a social services nonprofit headquartered in the West Town neighborhood, is celebrating its 150th anniversary of service to Chicago’s immigrant and low-income communities on December 4, 2020. Erie House was originally founded as a “little Dutch Church”…

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Meet the Proyecto Cuídate Counseling Team

The Erie House Proyecto Cuídate counseling team has recently grown to a full staff of six counselors, allowing us to provide even more critical mental health support and resources to individuals and families in Little Village and surrounding communities. Meet the team!

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