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Free clothing closets, furniture banks and school supplies Dupage County IL

Find where to get free clothes, furniture and back to school supplies in Dupage County Illinois. A number of charities, churches and non-profit organizations provide free stuff to low-income families, including adults, kids, or seniors. Get appliances, winter or work clothes, school backpacks and more. Locate free clothing and furniture assistance programs in Dupage county IL near you.

A number of items may be offered. There are also low-cost, or bargain, thrift stores for stuff. What may be free from a furniture bank or clothes closet includes the following though.

  • Free household or furniture stuff – This will include couches, fridges, dish washers, beds or mattresses, lights, and more in Dupage County.
  • Clothes – There will be adult or child size clothes, including coats, jackets, boots, work uniforms, underwear, socks and other clothing stuff.
  • Free school supplies for students – Kids from kindergarten to high school can get backpacks, Chromebooks, tablets, book bags and other free school items.
  • Baby items – New parents, or single moms, will get free baby or maternity clothes, cribs or a car seat. Locate a car seat for free for single mothers.

Many other free items will be provided, as donations allow, to low-income families in Dupage County Illinois as well as people with no money. This may be pots and pans, mattresses, TV, vintage items, or general clothes. The affordable thrift stores will combine low-cost items with emergency vouchers for free personal or household stuff too.

Places that give away free stuff in Dupage County IL

Hope's Front Door
The clothing closet is at 1047 Curtiss St, Downers Grove, IL 60515. Call (630) 322-9803
Get free stuff, including winter jackets for kids or elderly people. There will be socks or undergarments for the homeless, sneakers, shoes and others good.

Loaves & Fishes Community Services – CARES community services
Main address: 1871 High Grove Ln, Naperville, IL 60540. Call (630) 355-3663
A major focus is on educational needs and free supplies. Books, school items, job search help and more. Low-income families, with kids from grade to 12, can apply for a free back to school supply giveaway event. There will also be haircuts, health care checks and other support.




Salvation Army of Dupage County Family Services
Location is 1 Summit Ave, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181. Main number is (630) 629-4948
Various social services are offered. There is a thrift store for low-cost items, free vouchers and clothing closet, back to school supply giveaways and more. Get everything from general and winter attire to backpacks, free stuff for homeless people and furniture too. There is also financial help, job training and other social services. More on Salvation Army Dupage County IL assistance programs.

705 W Liberty Dr, Wheaton, Illinois 60187. Call (630) 682-3846
Assistance programs in Dupage County range from work clothes to free internet access and computer use at a shelter. Or get gently used clothing, briefcases or dresses for work, pants, long-sleeve shirts, work boots and much more for the low-income and/or formerly homeless.

Catholic Charities of Dupage County IL
3040 Finley Rd Suite 200, Downers Grove, IL 60515. For hours, dial (630) 495-8008
There is a free clothing closet as well as food pantry. Single moms, women fleeing DV as well as immigrants (among others) will get clothes, free baby stuff, some small household furniture and other items.

People's Resource Center
Address: 201 S Naperville Rd, Wheaton, Illinois 60187. Main phone - (630) 682-5402
Get free basic needs, personal or household stuff. Senior citizens, the unemployed, low-income and others will get items they need. There is also a small, free furniture bank with pots and pans, small kitchen appliances and other goods. More on free items from People Resource Center.

Sharing Connections free furniture bank
5111 Chase Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515. Phone -  (630) 971-0565
The non-profit, free furniture bank support Dupage County. Kids beds for kids, a couch, sofa, table, lamp, lights, and other household items. Some basic medical equipment, including crutches, may be offered. Or get free baby furniture, small appliances such as a washer or dryer and other goods.





Glen Ellyn church
493 Forest Ave, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. Call (630) 469-8668

Outreach Warrenville  - Warrenville Youth and Family Services
Main address: 3S240 Warren Ave, Warrenville, IL 60555. Call (630) 393-9050
Warrenville Youth & Family Services provides assistance to youth and families in need. They offer a back-to-school program that provides school supplies to children in the community.

Project HELP
1815 W Diehl Rd # 900, Naperville, IL 60563. Main number is (630) 357-5683 or (630) 495-8008
Dupage County low-income families with kids, as well as single moms or dads, will get help. Among programs is a back-to-school program that passes out school supplies to children in the community.

West Suburban Community Clothes and Pantry
Non-profit is at 6809 Hobson Valley Dr, Woodridge, Illinois 60517. Call (630) 512-9921
Free basic necessities are offered to the western part of Dupage County.

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
A branch is at 2055 Army Trail Rd, Addison, IL 60101. Call (630) 790-6600
A thrift store is on site. Buy low-cost, gently used furniture, clothes, refurbished desktop computers, appliances and other goods.

DuPage Township
Address is 241 Canterbury Ln, Bolingbrook, IL 60440. For information on general relief, call (630) 759-1317
Residents will get financial help as well as access to a free clothes closet. There are also baby supplies, diapers, bedroom or kitchen furniture or appliances for people moving from transitional housing and other social services.

Outreach Central Office - Wheaton Youth Outreach
373 S Schmale Rd, Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. (630) 682-1910
Children will get free clothes, school uniforms or supplies.

United Methodist Church of New Lenox
Location is 339 W Haven Ave, New Lenox, IL 60451. Main number is (815) 485-8271
A free clothing closet is on site. Get jeans, hats, gloves, under garments, sleeping bags for the homeless and vouchers as well as the free, client choice clothing closet.





Family Shelter Service
Clothing assistance is at 605 E Roosevelt Rd, Wheaton, IL 60187. Call (630) 221-8290

World Relief DuPage/Aurora Office
Non-profit address is 191 S Gary Ave, Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Main phone: (630) 462-7566
Immigrants and refugees can apply for free clothes, school supplies, furniture and more.


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