Chicago Area Ministry

Joni and Friends maintains offices across the U.S., including our local office in Chicago, IL, serving Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Wisconsin, and Michigan. The Chicago office is working together with local churches and organizations, forming outreach programs throughout the community and ministering hope and the message of Christ to those who face the daily challenges of life with a disability. We’re committed to reaching individuals and families affected by disability in our community with the love of Christ.

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Upcoming Events

Family Retreat - Chicago Urban
  • August 15 - August 19, 2018

Welcome to Urban Family Retreat for families and volunteers living in the 606 Chicago zip code! Located right on the sparkling waters of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, our Family Retreat is held at the beautiful Conference Point Center. Urban Family Retreat provides a place...

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Downloadable Documents

Maranatha Family Retreat Registration

Learn about the new Maranatha Family Retreat Registration process for 2018.

Directions to Maranatha Family Retreat Site

This document provides directions to the Maranatha Family Retreat!

What to Bring for Families

Find out what families should bring on a Maranatha Family Retreat.

What to Bring for Volunteers

Find out what volunteers should bring on a Maranatha Family Retreat.

Christian Fund for the Disabled

The CFD is a matching grant program of Joni and Friends that demonstrates Christ's love by meeting practical needs of people affected by disability.