What is LifeHouse Group?

LifeHouse Group offers a unique set of programs and services that can significantly improve the odds of successful re-entry for paroled male adults. LifeHouse Recovery Organization, an Illinois not-for-profit 501(c)(3), functions as the company’s non-profit arm focusing on job training and education.


Our building is located at 14127 Leavitt Avenue in Dixmoor, Illinois, less than 20 miles south of the Chicago Loop. The 42,000 square foot facility, which was built in 2002 and refurbished in 2019, sits on four acres and can house up to 220 residents. The building includes a full-size commercial kitchen and dining area, offices for medical and behavioral specialists, classrooms, a computer lab, a 3D printing lab, a sewing lab, an outside recreation area, an exercise room, common areas and residential units, a secure reception area, and state-of-the-art and 24-hour security.


Our services are designed to produce personal and professional transformation. They currently include:

  1. Individual case management, including an initial risk and needs assessment

  2. Physical and mental health care, including pharmaceutical services

  3. Behavioral therapy, including cognitive therapy and substance abuse programs

  4. Transitional and permanent housing assistance

  5. Access to accredited educational programs

  6. Occupational skill and job training, including entrepreneurial and small business development programs

  7. Temporary and permanent job placement assistance

  8. Life skills training, including healthy living and nutritional cooking programs

  9. Financial literacy programs

  10. Veteran service organization technical assistance


You can learn more detail about each of these services on the Services page of our website or watch us on YouTube:

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