Nurture. Educate. Inspire.

For 125 years, Northwestern Settlement has served its Chicago neighbors through a variety of programs that nurture, educate and inspire the American dream. Learn how we fulfill this mission.


News from the Settlement

Camp Night

Sheridan Road: Camp Night

The North Shore Board of Northwestern University Settlement’s House In The Wood
program has announced a new name and an exciting new venue for its annual benefit.
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Playwright Residency: Why Carlos Murillo? Why Adventure Stage?

ASC Artistic Director Tom Arvetis and Resident Playwright Carlos Murillo discuss why they're partnering to create original works for audiences at Adventure Stage Chicago.
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Chicago Architecture Foundation Open House

Northwestern Settlement to participate in Open House Chicago 2016

Northwestern Settlement (the Settlement) will join several other historical locations next month as part of the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago.
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Preschool Program Enrolling Now

The Northwestern Settlement preschool program is currently enrolling children aged 3 to 5 years for our school readiness-focused program. If you’re interested please contact Intake Specialist Nicole Ortiz at or (773) 969-5512.

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