Parenting in Recovery, a Separate Challenge!

Friday, September 12, 2014

Guest post by Laura Garcia, Director of Clinical Programs What is it like to grow up with an alcoholic or drug dependent father or mother? If you’re honest,…

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Success Story: Tyrone Drain

Friday, September 12, 2014

Mr. Drain has accomplished a lot while here at Harbor Light and he has an awesome story. Tyrone Drain came to Harbor Light after spending 2 1/2 years…

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Success Story: Ivory Parks

Monday, August 11, 2014

Ivory Parks came to Harbor Light just 5 months ago, but during his time here he’s made huge steps into turning his life around. Before coming to Harbor…

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Overcoming Addiction to Start Life Anew

Friday, August 8, 2014

In December 2013, Michael Jones, 52, of Chicago’s South Loop, was determined to put his drinking behind him and start a new life. It was a long and…

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A Note From Leadership

Monday, June 30, 2014
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On behalf of The Salvation Army Freedom Center, we would like to welcome you to our website. Please, look around the site and see how God is blessing…

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Construction Development

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The Freedom Center future campus is under construction and starting to take more shape little by little. Click here to see more photos of the project development.

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Family Bonds Last Forever

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

You probably remember Henry Williams, he was featured before on our website and the Chicago Sun Times. He is the person that was rescued by Officer Nancy Powers last…

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After 10 Years, a Family Reconnects for Good

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Do you remember when we shared the story of Henry Williams and how he was miraculously rescued from the streets on one of the “polar vortex” days last…

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Groundbreaking on new Freedom Center

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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Despite the overcast sky and intermittent rain, the atmosphere was celebratory as The Salvation Army officially broke ground on its new Freedom Center at Christiana and Chicago avenues…

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Our Future Campus

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

For more than 70 years, The Salvation Army’s Harbor Light Center on the Near West Side of Chicago has provided comprehensive recovery services and treatment for people seeking…

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