Phone Numbers

Main Number  –  Emergency Shelter & Center for Transitional Living: 630.587.2144
Rental/Utility Assistance: 630.587.5872

Phones are generally answered 24/7 on the main number. However, in rare instances, you may need to leave a voicemail. Please state your name, phone number, city you reside in, type of assistance you are seeking, and the best times to reach you.



  • Executive Director/Development Director
    Julie Purcell
  • Associate Director/Director of Guest & Staff Development
    Wendy Gruber
  • Finance & Administrative Director
    Sandy Falk
  • Homeless Prevention Manager
    Kajsa Nichols-Smith
  • Operations Manager & Court-Ordered Community Service Coordinator
    Amy Dimiceli
  • Volunteer & Special Events Coordinator
    Megan Lopez
  •  Fundraising Events Coordinator
    Barb Potter


Lazarus House
214 Walnut Street
St. Charles, IL 60174

Lazarus House is located on Walnut Street in the first block south of Route 64. Our main entrance, Door #1, is on the west side of the building on 3rd Street. Please ring the bell, as the entrance is always locked.

Office Hours

Emergency Shelter, Door #1
24 hrs

Monday – Sunday 8am – 9pm

Admin Office, Door #2
Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm

Homeless Prevention Services, Door #3
Monday – Thursday 9am – 5:30pm
Friday 9am – 3pm

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214 Walnut Street
St. Charles, IL 60174

Main Number & Emergency Shelter: 630.587.2144
Homeless Preventions Services/Rental Assistance: 630.587.5872

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